As the holiday season begins, the pressure to find the perfect gift is on.
Whether you’re looking for a gift for a friend, sibling or significant other, here’s a selection of gifts designed for pet owners, animal lovers and furry friends.
A gift for cat owners
For cat lovers, Happy & Polly’s metallic enamel pin features two adorable felines on a cat tree (Dh75), while Next has a four-pack of breathable training cat-themed socks (Dh36).
Flowwow offers Mini Christmas Trees (Dh499), which are ideal for coffee tables or desks and are a good solution for pet owners who can’t afford traditional trees as some cats react to them. Wavana has car fresheners (Dh35) that not only come in different scents but are shaped like different animals, such as cats and dogs.
For rescues, Microchipped.ae helps owners find their lost pets. They accept donations in their “Gift Certificate” section, which supports TNR for stray cats, in the name of the recipient you choose.
A gift for dog owners
For dog lovers, options include Hannah Molloy’s; What is my dog thinking? Consider giving your dog a happy life. (Dh85), which provides insight into canine behavior. Elsewhere, Next has a 100 per cent pure cotton dog-themed bath towel (Dh79).
For those looking to splurge, Embark offers dog DNA tests (Dh640) to help owners learn more about their pet’s health and behavior, while The Petshop offers a Trixie pet stroller (Dh344 ) sells that is suitable for both cats and small dogs. It can be fully zipped to ensure pets don’t get spooked and escape.
If you’re looking for something with a more personal touch, Abu Dhabi resident and artist Naomi Woodruff can create custom pet portraits. She can be found on Instagram at naomi.petportraits.
Gifts for cats and puppies
Finally, ideas for pet gift ideas abound on websites galore. Whether it’s special pet beds, toys, scratching posts or treats, here are some tips to make sure furry friends feel just as loved during the holidays.
Abu Dhabi’s Pet Shack has the Cat Wand Feather Teaser (Dh25) for active cats, while Amazon has an Elevated Pet Bed (Dh99) or Mounted Cat Bed (Dh42.29) for cats to help them live a relaxed life. prefer.
Meanwhile, for canines, consider Stella & Chewy’s Carnivore Crunch Chicken Recipe Natural Dog Treats (Dh50) or the cozy Mutts & Hounds Stoneham Tweed Donut Bed (Dh399). Ace hardware is also included! Ultra ball that is good for playing fetch.
Updated: December 10, 2023, 4:04 am