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The Spruce Pets Holiday Gift Guide

These gift ideas are handpicked by our Editors and perfect for pet owners and animal lovers alike.
Dog
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Whistle Go Explore Dog GPS Tracker
This collar tracks your furry BFF’s location in real time and monitors behaviors like scratching and licking. It also sends alerts via text and the Whistle app, even sending paw-sonalized data directly to your vet.
P.L.A.Y Brunch Collection Toys
Everybody loves brunch—and dogs are no exception. This adorable plush toy set will keep them entertained for hours, and as a plus, they are made from recycled materials.
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Kate McKenna, Editor
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As Seen on TV Wobble Wag Giggle Ball Dog Toy
This interactive play ball engages your dog's natural curiosity and instinct to play, with super funny sounds, and unique colors and motion designed to mimic human laughter and joy.
Grey Leopard Sweatshirt
Whether your dog wears clothes to stay warm or stylish, these sweaters are the perfect fit for Fido. They have great prints that will surely make your pup the coziest trend-setting pup on the block.
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Good 'n' Fun Triple Flavor Kabobs Dog Chews
These gourmet kabobs are made with premium pork and beef hides wrapped with delicious cuts of real chicken breast, savory duck and hearty chicken liver.
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Petcube Bites 2 Lite Camera
This paw-some device lets you dispense treats remotely by tossing them from the slot or scheduling them ahead of time. The system also features HD video with a wide-angle view and night vision.
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Wisdom Panel DNA Test for Dogs
Find out all about your dog’s ancestry, medical complication risks and genetic predisposition for various traits, so you’ll understand them in ways you never have before possible.
Lick You Silly Nutter Doodles
Peanut butter is a hit with dogs, and this Black-owned company has a great all-natural option for your peanut butter lover! As a bonus, this comes in non-sticky treat form.
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Hilary Aver, Editor
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Frisco Plaid Non-Skid Dog Socks
These snug-fitting and stylish socks attach with hook-and-loop fasteners (which are detachable) and have an anti-slip paw design on the top and bottom.
Cat
How to Speak Cat Cards
This is such a clever gift for the cat lover who wants to know what their cat is trying to tell them on any given day (or try to figure out every possible act of affection).
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ScoopFree Automatic Self-Cleaning Litter Box
ScoopFree is the original self-cleaning litter box you can leave alone for weeks at a time. It’s the only self-cleaning litter box that uses disposable litter trays to provide hands-off convenience and odor control.
Miao Fairy Cat Bowl and Collar
The best thing about this cat bowl is its aesthetically pleasing colors and matching collar. Your cat might not care about its accessories, but you do!
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Temptations Tasty Chicken Flavor Cat Treats
These unique little pocket-shaped rewards have an irresistible crunchy outside and a soft and creamy inside with the savory taste of chicken.
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Sheba Meaty Tender Sticks Chicken Cat Treats
Incredibly appetizing and delicious, these premium treats are made with real meat—and your cat will taste the difference. The soft and tender sticks allow for easy breaking and chewing.
Desert Cactus Woven Rope Cat Scratcher
Cat scratching posts tend to be eyesores so naturally I'm obsessed with this cactus scratcher! It's also a great touch if you need to add any fun color to a room.
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STAR WARS R2-D2 Plush Kicker Catnip Toy
Take playtime to interplanetary heights with this plush kicker toy for the most feline fun in the galaxy. Equipped with catnip and feathers to level up every game, and authentic details to im-purr-ess.
Lovely Caves Unicorn Covered Cat Bed
A covered cat bed (basically the kitty version of a yurt) seems like a no-brainer to me. If your cat isn't a unicorn fan, you could get a cow, sunflower, or moose, or cat (yes, cat!) design.
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Cat Tower, Frisco 52-Inch, Cream
The ultimate all-in-one spot for your kitty to do all the things she loves, from lounging to leaping to honing her expert hunting skills. Cats can jump from perch to perch and climb to the top of the lookout tower.
Puppy
Have Your People Call My People Dog Tag
One of the very first things you need to do when you welcome a new puppy into your family is get all of its tags so you can keep your new addition safe. Why not get a flashy, funny one like this?
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Hilary Aver, Editor
Orvis Tough Chew Dog Bed
Your new puppy might chew on everything, but this Tough Chew bed from Orvis can stand up to the challenge. It's machine washable, and if your dog happens to chew through it, they replace the cover.
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N-Bone Puppy Teething Ring Chicken Flavor
With a round shape that’s designed specifically for the chewing needs of puppies, added calcium to support healthy bones and teeth, and the delectably savory taste of chicken will be irresistible.
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Frisco Eyelash Cat & Dog Bolster Bed
The round design is ideal for pets who love curling up into a ball, while the long faux fur surrounds them to create a warm and comforting environment.
Small Pets
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Kaytee Lava Ledge Small Animal Toy
It easily and securely attaches to the side of any wire enclosure, providing a great climbing surface that encourages natural jumping exercise.
Crinkle Balls
Apparently hedgies are huge fans of these little crinkle balls because of the noise and feel. They are also totally affordable; if your hedgehog loses one, you can always have backups on hand.
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Hilary Aver, Editor
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Baked Apple Timothy Biscuit Small Pet Treats
Give your pet the benefits of high-fiber timothy hay in a baked, easy-to-feed biscuit. Small pets need hay to aid in the digestion process, keep their teeth trim and satisfy their need to chew.
Giant Run Exercise Ball
These are great if you want your hedgehog, guinea pig, or hamster to have some exercise time around the house, and the color is bright so you won't lose track of them!
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Hilary Aver, Editor
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Western Timothy & Orchard Hay Small Pet Food
This mix contains hand-selected and hand-blended Western Timothy and Orchard Grass to create the perfect combination of tastes and textures for your small pet.
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Frisco Small Pet Herringbone Bunk Bed
This hammock has double the room—a pocket for small pets that like to burrow and hide, and a soft surface for when they want to hang out and be seen.
Holiday Favorites
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Old Mother Hubbard Jingle Jangle Treats
Featuring festive holiday shapes, these yummy biscuits are made with premium, natural ingredients using the same crunchy, delicious recipe as Old Mother Hubbard’s P-Nuttier Dog Treats.
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Frisco Plaid Paw Shape Personalized Ornament
This paw print ornament is customizable with your favorite pet photo and personalized text, like their nickname or a cute saying that reminds you of them, so it makes a wonderful, one-of-a-kind gift for the pet people on your holiday gift list.
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Frisco Paw Personalized Dog & Cat Stocking
This red and white stocking is extra special because you can customize it by choosing from one of six thread colors and permanently embroider up to 9 characters.
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Frisco Holiday Mistletoe Wave Cat Scratcher
This mistletoe-patterned, wave-shaped cat scratcher is perfect for scratching away the holidays, not to mention helping you save your carpets and furniture from kitty claws.
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Frisco Santa's Helpers Plush Squeaky Dog Toy
Quick, grab the doggy cookies and get into a play bow! Straight from the North Pole, this jolly bunch is here to play, with a squeaker in each toy for the loud fun dogs love.
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Frisco Dog & Cat Cozy Polar Fleece PJs
Maximize your pet’s coziness with these PJs you and your pet will both adore. They’re made of cozy polar fleece, and they fit snugly for your pet’s comfort.
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Frisco "My First Christmas" Plush Squeaky
If you’re celebrating your pup’s first Christmas, this toy is spot on for Spot. Their first holiday season is such a special occasion, make sure you both remember it with a great gift you’ll both enjoy.
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Chewy Holiday Goody Box for Kittens
This themed box is loaded with exciting seasonal swag to fill your kitty with holiday spirit! But hurry—these limited-edition boxes are going fast!
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Chewy Holiday Goody Box for Dogs
This themed box is loaded with exciting seasonal swag to fill your dog with holiday spirit! But hurry—these limited-edition boxes are going fast!
Support a Cause
As pet lovers, we believe all animals need love and care, which is why this holiday season we’re encouraging donations to the ASPCA, an organization working to keep more animals in loving homes.
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