With just a little over 5 weeks left, if you don’t want your pup to ignore you on Christmas morning then get your paws on some seriously cool goodies…
What to get the dog in your life that has everything (because you’re the one spoiling them)?
As a dog mum, keeping my pooches happy pups is top of my list but finding the perfect gift for them can be hard. As 2019 comes to a close though I’ve come across some really cool things throughout the year I want to share with you, as well as a few old favourites!
My Top 10 recommended pet products below guaranteed to get tails wagging for Christmas 2019.
1. Soopa – Delicious, natural, healthy treats
With low calorie and hypoallergenic ingredients, these 100% natural treats are perfect for all dog types. Soopa products aim to help allergies & poor digestion; products contain little protein and non-allergenic ingredients that are proven to be good for sensitive stomachs. Their Sweet Potato Dog Chews are great for digestion and sensitive stomachs and Slug just adores them.
Bad Breath? Their products can also help with oral hygiene and digestion. Their Cranberry and Sweet Potato Dental Sticks can help clean teeth and improve doggie breath. They are bursting with vitamins & minerals and health benefits.
Tackling Doge Obesity? Their Sweet Potato and Papaya Dog Treats are low in fat and contain less than 1% for those dogs who need to count the calories. The Coconut Dog Chews can also help stimulate your pet’s metabolism aiding management of weight.
All Soopa foods are well known for being supportive of a good immune system. Containing phytonutrients, vitamins and minerals and MCT’s. So why not give your dog a yummy Christmas that will also help keep him happy and healthy!
Check out the full range here.
2. Woof&Brew – The Pet Drink Specialists
Ranging from health-focused teas and tonics to infused water and some of the most unique treats on the market, all of the Woof&Brew products have been developed with the advice of veterinary experts. Their nutritionally-balanced and specialised blends offer the perfect tonics and treats for your pups.
Their Teas and Tonics are available in both tea bag and ready-made tonic formats and they have a wide selection to choose from. Some of their tonics include:
Anxious pet? Woof&Brew’s Anxiety Tea is great for using as a daily supplement for anxious or nervous dogs, or before stressful situations such as fireworks (New Years Eve) or car journeys.
Doggy Coat Problems? Their Skin and Coat Tea is ideal to keep your dog’s coat fresh and healthy. It is rich in iron, iodine and essential fatty acids which help detoxify and cleanse.
Stinky Breath? For dogs with bad breathe, the Fresh Breath Tea will help support oral and digestive systems and provides natural and nutritional freshness.
Not only do they sell Teas and Tonics, you can also pick up Dog Beer, Pawsecco or their brand new Champaws! Yep, you read correctly. CHAMPAWS! So you and your furry friend can now raise a glass together over the holidays.
Woof&Brew also have a range of gifts from Gift Boxes to Gift Cards that guarantee you’ll find something you love. Check out their products here.
3. Furbo – Treat Tossing HD Pet Camera
Furbo is a 1080p Full HD camera with night vision too! It brings you livestream video so you can monitor your pet from your phone when you are away from the house.
It comes with 2-Way audio and a barking alert. This is a great addition if you live with an anxious pet as the barking sensor will detect when your dog is pupset and send you push notifications directly to your phone. You can now know what’s going on at home AND calm dow your pet via Furbo’s app.
There is also a fun treat tossing feature. Using your smartphone you can toss a treat to your dog. That means you can play a game of catch even when you’re not there!
Furbo connects directly to your home wifi and comes with a very easy three step set-up! You can check out more about Furbo here.
4. Petsafe – Automatic Ball Launcher
This is the perfect gift for the dog in your life that believes in “no take, only throw”. Take the hassle out of having to fetch the ball you throw with this automatic ball thrower from Petsafe, available on Amazon.
The launcher offers your dog a diverse play of fetch with 9 distance settings and 6 ball angle settings. These settings really set this one apart from other launchers than only do distance settings! It means your dog will never get bored of this one!
Petsafe’s ball launcher is water-resistant too so you can use it both indoors and outdoors. The toy features multiple motion and safety sensors to detect & protect humans and puppers.
After 15 minutes the launcher goes into a rest mode which prevents your pet being over-worked. Last but not least, the launcher comes with a 2 year manufacturer’s warranty! Yah-hey!
You can find the launcher on Amazon UK here.
5. Zippy Paws – High Quality Burrow Toys
Zippy Paws have some of my favourite toys out there on the market. They are excellent, high-quality products and their “Burrow Toys” are a great interactive toy for you and your pup to play with together.
This Holiday Yule log comes with three squeaky chipmunks! If you have more than one dog in your home these toys are perfect because we all know how hard sharing can be sometimes! My two love their Burrow Toys!
They have a number of different types of Burrow Toys, that suit any size dog. Currently you can only order directly from their website if you are based in the USA or Canada but their toys are available to order on Amazon UK.
Around Christmas time, TK MAXX usually stock Zippy Paws toys too but it’s limited stock so be sure to get your paws on them quick!
6. K9 Connectables – Engaging & Entertaining Toys
K9 Connectables are really versatile and my dogs’ absolutely love them for different reasons. They are great toys for fetch because they are soft and flexible and safe to be thrown for your dog! All K9 Connectables float which is brilliant if you have a dog that loves to play fetch in the water.
K9 toys also double up as toys to keep your pet busy! They have special features that help remove plaque from dogs teeth when they bite down on the toys. I usually stuff mine with some of my dog’s kibble and peanut-butter (with no xylitol) and pop it in the freezer overnight for extra peace! K9 Connectables offer specially formulated dental treats that help maintain healthy teeth and gums called tasty treats!
If you have multiple K9 Connectables you can click them together to create new and different toys each time so these are definitely worth a pawchase.
You can buy K9 Connectibles here with free delivery on orders over €55.
7. Swaggles – Creative Collars, Lead & Accessories
Swaggles create unique products for dog lovers wanting something fun and funky, yet comfortable, practical and durable. All Swaggles collars, leads and accessories are handmade in Co Wexford.
If you want your pup to be the Star of the Pawty this Christmas then check out their website. They have a huge range of accessories to suit every pawrent. Swaggles also offer custom embroidery and engraving on their pieces for that extra touch!
Their collars are constructed with a strong polypropylene webbing, to which is added bold and colourful designer fabric with cotton interfacing. The lining of the inside of the collar is washable velvet ribbon which gives a soft luxurious feel for your pooch. Great for any pets who may suffer from fur loss around their neck area.
Each collar is finished with either a black plastic buckle or a lightweight Alumax aluminium buckle, this buckle which can be engraved. Whichever you choose, we know buckle is best for keeping your pet safe!
8. DimplesSewHappy – Luxury Bandanas
Few things make a dog look cuter than a bandana! DimplesSewHappy offer a wide range of beautiful bandanas that can be worn for Christmas, special occasions, dog shows, weddings or just around the park for a walk.
Their accessories are made to suit all kinds of breeds from the smallest pupper to the largest dog and they offer a size guide in the description of each product to pick the best fit.
The bandanas are fully reversible, with safe snap buttons. The front side is a print and the back side of the bandanas is made of super cuddly fleece fabric that your dog will love. My pups have a few of these bandanas now at this stage and they’re really comfy for them to wear and machine washable!
Each bandana is handmade with love in Ireland by a family-run business and you can shop DimplesSewHappy directly via their Etsy Shop. They’re also stocked in some pet stores such as Pet Bliss.
9. Dogs Trust – Shop gifts and help a good cause
Why not purchase a gift for your pooch from Dogs Trust this Christmas. Their shop has a small range of doggie products, treats and toys for your four legged friends.
The Dogs Trust Shop even has a personalised products section, so get shopping now! Best of all, all proceeds will go towards helping stray and abandoned dogs across Ireland.
(If you want to spoil yourself, they also have a deadly range of hooman t-shirts, hoodies and home accessories!)
10. Pawtrait Ireland – gift a pet photography session
If you really want to spoil your pooch this Christmas (and yourself) than why not gift your pooch a pet photography session?
A Pawtrait Experience is specifically tailored to the needs of your pooch. Why not start the New Year off as you mean to go on, spending important one-one-one time spent together creating beautiful memories that you can enjoy for a lifetime.
Gift vouchers are available to buy directly from my Shop, simply click the button below and happy shopping!
You’ll also find some small stocking fillers like the adjustable Frenchie Ring above in my Pawtrait Ireland Shop if you would like to treat yourself or the dog lover in your life!
If there is anything I can help you with or you a question about any of the products above or booking a Pawtrait Experience, just hit the button below.
Happy Shopping Hairies!