By Dr. Jess Trimble
Not that we ever need a reason to pamper our pets, but with the holiday season finally here, we have been keeping an eye our for our favorite gifts! Whether you're shopping for your pets or a pet lover, we have the best veterinarian-chosen gifts for you. WHAT: ChomChom Roller Dog Hair Remover
WHY WE LOVE IT: Not only is it crazy effective, it's a ‘green’ solution and replacement for single use lint rollers with sticker sheets.
PERFECT FOR: Everyone! Seriously, it’s the best pet hair remover we could find. WHAT: Furbo Dog Camera
WHY WE LOVE IT: You can tell people it’s for safety, or security, but really it’s so you can indulge yourself any day, any time, when you miss your pet. Unique features include a Treat Tosser, Bark, Activity and Selfie Alerts, cloud recording, and a Daily Recap Video.
PERFECT FOR: Humans with Separation Anxiety
* STAFF PICK * Meghan: “My favorite features are the activity alerts and the barking alerts; I never miss a moment when I'm away from my pup.”
WHY WE LOVE IT: Picking up poop isn’t glamorous, but it doesn’t mean you can’t make it fashion. Plus, Foggy Dog donates proceeds of their sales to shelter animals - a win-win!
PERFECT FOR: Fashionable Pooches and their People
WHAT: DOTPET Dog Water Bottle
WHY WE LOVE IT: Simply put, you can pour the unused water back into the bottle with the turn of a wrist. Aside from that, we love all the normal features of these one-handed travel water bottle and bowl combos. But especially not wasting water!
PERFECT FOR: Outdoorsy Pups (who sometimes don’t drink all the water)
WHY WE LOVE IT: You treat your pet like royalty. Make sure all the peasants, or your guests, know who’s in charge with this regal tribute to your pet.
PERFECT FOR: Sophisticated pets worthy of a timeless tribute WHAT: Embark DNA Test
WHY WE LOVE IT: You can learn a lot about your pup from this simple test, from breed makeup to potential health risk factors. It’s an easy gift choice for any pet parent.
PERFECT FOR: Mutts and Purebreeds Alike!
*STAFF PICK* Dr Lisa Lippman, Veternarian: "I love Embark DNA & Health kit because it is the most comprehensive kit on the market to give you insight into your dogs breed, behavior and health. Knowledge is power and with the kit you can do everything from anticipate and treat disease to train for a better quality of life. Use the special holiday code of WDDD for 15% off."
WHAT: The Calming Bed
WHY WE LOVE IT: Do they make these in human sizes? The Calming Bed is proven to help anxiety and with soft, snuggly vegan fur, it will swaddle your fur babes in comfort.
PERFECT FOR: Nervous, anxious, or just plain snuggly pets
WHAT: Flirt Pole
WHY WE LOVE IT: This Flirt Pole is designed to withstand the rougher play of dogs. Its bungee cord and replaceable lures will tease your dog for hours.
PERFECT FOR: Pups who love the chase
WHAT: Top Dog Travel Bag
WHY WE LOVE IT: Ever had to buy a bag of bargain kibble from a gas station because you forgot to pack for your pet? No? Us either… 🤥 And neither will you with this infallible travel bag. Airline approved!
PERFECT FOR: The Weekender
WHAT: Kong Wobbler
WHY WE LOVE IT: Kong is one of the most reliable brands in feeder and enrichment toys. This jumbo Wobbler can be a fun game, dispensing treats, spinning and wobbling. But it can also be used as a slow feeder!
PERFECT FOR: Any pet that loves a challenge
WHY WE LOVE IT: It’s hard to say who will be more entertained, you or your cat, watching these light up fish swim through water.
PERFECT FOR: Hunter Cats & Laser Lovers
WHAT: Nose Print Necklace
WHY WE LOVE IT: This is one of the most thoughtful and personalized tributes we could think of for a pet who is crossing the rainbow bridge. Or perhaps you just need to keep that nose in booping distance at all times.
PERFECT FOR: Sentimental Boopers, Senior Pets
WHAT: Ruffwear Singletrak Pack
WHY WE LOVE IT: Put that pup to work and have them carry their own water on the trail! This stylish and functional pack has two pockets with removable water bottles and 5 points of adjustment for the perfect fit. Leash D-ring is on the back.
PERFECT FOR: Hiking Pooches
WHY WE LOVE IT: These pup hoodies, shirts, and bandanas are soft AND sassy. Get one with a quote from the Elf, Stepbrothers, or The Office.
PERFECT FOR: Pitties and Will Ferrel Fans
WHY WE LOVE IT: This leash has it all - all-weather material, locking carabiner, brass fixtures, AND for each one purchased, one is donated to a shelter.
PERFECT FOR: Adopted Pups
WHAT: Vizpet LED Dog Collar
WHY WE LOVE IT: This bad boy is bright enough to be seen even on the fluffiest of pups AND it’s rechargeable.
PERFECT FOR: Daylight Savings Time
WHY WE LOVE IT: Pups - Build up your pawrents trust in your off leash skills with this training lead. Humans - Let your dog run further than 6 feet from you without worry when they drag this 25-40’ lead.
PERFECT FOR: Escape Artists and “Recall-Challenged” Pups
*STAFF PICK* Sarah, Product Designer: “Pro Tip: we tied knots in it every couple feet so if you need to step on it to stop them running off, you can and a knot will stop at your shoe.”
WHAT: Zero-Waste Pet Shampoo
WHY WE LOVE IT: We’re using compostable poop bags, our dogs get BPA-free water bottles, and we feed organic. Why stop there? These shampoo bars are made with calming lavender and cedarwood, which - bonus - also repels fleas and pests!
PERFECT FOR: Eco-Friendly Clean Boys and Girls
WHAT: Hammock Style Seat Cover
WHY WE LOVE IT: You will save SO much time vacuuming out your car once you have this hammock-style seat cover. Easy to put on and off, just keep it in the trunk for those post-beach drives and shake it out when you’re done.
PERFECT FOR: Literally. Every. Car Ride.
WHY WE LOVE IT: You can wash it, you can freeze it, it’s easy to clean, what else? Licking can be very soothing for your pet, so put some yogurt, peanut butter, or pumpkin on the mat and let them go to town during thunderstorms, separation, and more.
PERFECT FOR: Anxious Pups & Kitties
WHAT: Cat Backpack
WHY WE LOVE IT: Need we say more? Take your cat on adventures in this international best-seller cat carrier, complete with windows so your cat can see the world passing by.
PERFECT FOR: Showing your cat the world
WHY WE LOVE IT: We love our pets, so basically slap their face on… anything… and we’re here for it.
PERFECT FOR: The Guy Who Won’t Stop Talking about his Pet
WHAT: Knotties Plush Toys
WHY WE LOVE IT: These are the most indestructible soft toys we’ve tested in our office. Don’t take our word for it, try them yourself!
PERFECT FOR: Shredders and Shakers, Killers of Plushies
WHY WE LOVE IT: “Like a Peleton - For Your Cat!” - us.
PERFECT FOR: Fa(s)t Cats
WHAT: Cat & Dog Wine
WHY WE LOVE IT: You’re not drinking alone if you’re drinking with your pet! This hilarious gift will bring you closer to your pet. Caution: May result in yelling “Sweet Caroline” with your dog or cat at the end of the night.
PERFECT FOR: Wannabe Sommeliers, Bravo Nights
WHY WE LOVE IT: We love waist leashes, but this one is especially nice with a place for a water bottle, treat pouch, and shock-absorbing bungee material.
PERFECT FOR: Runners
Hopefully you can find something to strike your pet's fancy! Happy Holidays from all of us at Fuzzy!