If you have a pet lover on your list, you will want to check out this list of creative and affordable gift ideas! Whether a dog lover or cat lover, these gifts are sure to please.
Whether you need to find something for the dog lover or cat lover, you are on the right page. Below you’ll find 25 creative gift ideas for the animal lover. Some of these ideas are a bit more extravagant and others work perfectly for a tight budget.
We’ve even split the list into different categories: Pet Lover gifts (for anyone), dog lover ideas and cat lover gifts. That way, you’ll find something perfect for anyone on your list!
FUN GIFTS FOR PET LOVERS
There are all sorts of adorable t-shirt ideas for pet lovers on Etsy. Two of our favorites include this Cat Mom tee and Dog Mom tee. The shirts are fun and affordable and sure to make your pet parent smile.
What better way for them to enjoy their pet but with an adorable mouse pad featuring their favorite pet! I love the designs on Shutterfly as you can really customize the looks and details.
You can find several different styles of welcome mats through many different retailers. One idea is this adorable Wipe Your Paws mat – it is really cute!
Find an adorable frame to hold a picture of their favorite pet. This is a fun frame that says “My Kids Have Paws.” You can find a large assortment of dog and cat frames on Etsy – many of which you can personalize with the pet’s name.
Pet Bathing Tool
Dogs (and even cats) need baths. Check out this pet bathing tool that rinses while you scrub, speeding up bath time, making it less stressful on the pet and owner.
Frame Pet Silhouette
The ultimate gift for the pet lover who enjoys snuggling with their favorite pet. The pet hoodie pocket is large enough for your cat or small dog to curl up inside and take a nap.
Light these deodorizing candles to not only eliminate pet odors but enjoy the soothing scents. You can find them in lemongrass, vanilla, lavender, and so many other scents. Each scent has a soothing purpose to fill the room with scent and leave you feeling calmer and relaxed.
Personalized Treat Jar
What pet doesn’t like to get treats?! Order a personalized treat jar that looks as good on the counter, as it is functional.
Pet Store Gift Card
Finally, if you aren’t sure what in the world to get for the person on your list, stick with a gift certificate or gift card to their favorite local pet store or groomer. If they do not have one, you can always go with one of the larger retailers instead. Make sure you check out the best deals on gift cards at Gift Card Granny, where you can find your favorite cards at a discount.
GIFT IDEAS FOR DOG LOVERS
1. Doggie Nail Polish
We love this fun way to glam up your dog! If you know someone who loves to paint their nails, polish for their pet makes a great gift idea. You can’t just give them any polish as you need to make sure you purchase pet safe nail polish.
Your recipient can show off his or her love of their pet with a personalized key chain. We love these hand stamped keychains which show your dog’s breed and name.
Dog Bowl Water Bottle
There is nothing worse than needing to get your dog water, but not being able to find it. A portable dog bowl water bottle is a must for any dog owner. Fill it up and your dog has an easy way to get that much-needed drink.
Subscription to Barbox
This one is not so much for the owner, but the pet. BarkBox sends monthly boxes filled with toys and treats for their four-legged pet. The subscriptions are available in 3, 6 and 12 months options.
Wooden Dog Silhouette
These are so awesome and are truly one of a kind. They take the silhouette of the pet and transfer it onto wood.
A simple gift idea for anyone, no matter the pet that they love. These Bad Dog coasters are adorable!
Poochie Selfie Ball
Trying to get your dog to look at the camera when taking a photo is challenging. Using the selfie ball gives them something to focus on and lets you get the perfect shot every single time!
There is nothing worse than needing to clean up after your dog and then having nowhere to dispose of it! The Turdle Bag keeps it out of your hands, so you can toss it when you get home. It clips on for easy use and has a place to store your keys and even clean-up baggies.
GIFTS FOR THE CAT LOVER
Go with jewelry for your cat or dog love. One idea is this adorable cat ring.
Personalized Cat Necklace
These personalized cat necklaces are a simple, yet adorable gift idea. Perfect for the cat lover in your life.
Glasses are a fun way to show that you love your pet. I found these Cat Tao glasses and think they are simply adorable!
Cat Egg Mold
The perfect gift for the cat lover with a great sense of humor. A cat egg mold is a fun way to start your day.
Cat shaped portable charger
A practical gift that shows off their love of cats! This portable charger keeps their phone charged on the go.
Cat phone holder
Once you have the charger, you need the cat phone holder to go with it! Fun and whimsical and will look perfect on your desk.