43 Gifts for Dog Lovers That Are Just Paw-fect

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You know those people who are more obsessed with their dogs than they are with anything else, human or otherwise? This is a gift guide for those people. If there’s one thing to know about dog people, it’s that they find no greater joy than spending time with their pups (duh). And any gift that results in some good old QT will automatically be their favorite. From sweaters to custom storybooks and everything in between, get ahead of the game and go down in history as the best Secret Santa with any one of these 43 gifts for dog lovers.

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1. Kin + Kind Cbd Pet Calm Balm

CBD isn't just for humans. This vet-tested balm is sure to keep your pooch relaxed.

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2. A Teepee

Every pup needs a place of one’s own.

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3. Just Pugs 2022 Wall Calendar

Starring the cutest pugs ever!

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4. Furhaven Faux Sheepskin Snuggery Gel Top Covered Bed

For the doggos who love to burrow, get this cozy bed that comes with a shapeable blanket and transforms into makeshift snuggly cave.

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Wild One

5. Wild One Toy Kit

Ask any dog owner what they want, and hours of safe self-entertainment for Spot would be at the top of the list. This kit from Wild One comes with all three of the company’s nearly indestructible natural rubber and cotton toys—Triangle Tug, Twist Toss and Bolt Bite—for hours of play time with or without a human.

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6. Aesop Animal Wash

For the beauty-obsessed dog owner. The same quality Aesop ingredients in a pup-friendly formula that makes bath time pleasant for everyone.

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7. Furbo Pet Camera

You know that person who spies on their dog from work? Well, help your nosey friend take her espionage to the next level by enabling a feature that pops out treats to play a game of catch when no one is home. It’s also just a really great camera with a 160-degree wide-angle view, two-way audio and bark alert, offering total peace of mind.

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8. Yoga Dog Golden Retriever Downward Facing Tote Bag

Downward dog…get it?

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9. Gotags Personalized Reflective Waterproof Dog Collar

Because we all know who’s the most important member of the family.

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10. Wisdom Panel Breed Identification & Health Condition Identification Dna Test For Dogs

“She’s a mutt!” Wouldn’t it be nice to know exactly where she came from? Dog owners everywhere would agree. Just swab the dog’s cheek and send it to the lab in a postage-paid box. Within two to three weeks, they’ll find out their pup’s lineage, all the way back to the great-grandparent level. Best. Gift. Ever.

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11. Frisco Red Buffalo Plaid Dog & Cat Bandana

Too cute for words. And you don't have to worry about getting it dirty, the cotton-blend fabric is machine washable.

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12. A Hands-free Leash

For pups (and owners) who enjoy long runs on the beach.

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13. Fringe Studio Happy Pointer Coffee Mug

Here we were thinking our morning coffee couldn’t get any better…

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14. Vets Preffered Paw Pad Protection Balm For Dogs

Because dogs need self-care too.

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Nieman Marcus

15. Poodle Salt And Pepper Shakers

Cheaper than a Koons.

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16. Tailfour Portable Travel Pet Carrier

The perfect commuting accessory for office dogs.

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17. Whistle Go/health & Location Tracker For Pets

Know a dog owner who’s always checking their pet camera? This activity tracker is basically a Fitbit for dogs, displaying everything from running to walking to napping and more. Plus, it uses Google Maps to trace Fido’s whereabouts when he leaves the house, so they can take their stalking observing to the next level.

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18. Kiehl's Since 1851 Cuddly-coat Cleansing Spritz

So fresh, so clean.

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19. Elitefield Soft-sided Airline-approved Dog & Cat Carrier Bag

Because revenge travelling is no fun when your best bud isn’t beside you. This carrier bag is made with durable, lightweight material that is waterproof and easy to clean and it also has a removable plush bed to provide ultra-comfort for your pup on those long-distance journeys.

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20. Fringe Studio Happy Breeds Ceramic Dog Treat Jar

Minimalist and chic.

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21. Best Friends Shag Donut Self-heating Orthopedic Dog Bed

You laugh, but your canine friend will love you forever for this. Who doesn't love a warm bed in winter?

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Fable Pets

22. Fable Biodegradable Waste Bags

For the environmentally conscious dog mom who would rest a little easier knowing her waste bags are not only leak-proof but also biodegradable.

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23. Naked Cashmere Cable Dog Sweater

It’s called doggie fashion. Look it up.

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Bark Box

24. Barkbox Subscription

The gift that keeps on giving. Choose from a one-time box, a three-month membership, a six-month membership or a full-year package, and a curated shipment of treats and toys will arrive at their doorstop every month. Bonus: Spot will no longer fear the mailman.

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25. Fable Crate

Ordinary plastic and metal crates are an eyesore to say the least. But this one, which also functions as a side table, is like a piece of modern art that won’t look out of place in their mid-century modern living room.

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26. Matching Ugly Christmas Sweaters

Who better to twin with than your own dog? Just imagine the selfie potential.

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27. Bedsure Orthopedic Dog Bed

Made with an orthopedic foam base, this pressure-relieving dog bed just might be the trick to getting Fido to stop hogging his person’s queen-size bed and finally sleep all night in his own space.

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28. Found My Animal Adjustable Ombre Rope Dog Leash

Have you ever seen a cooler leash? This hand-died marine-grade rope can withstand hundreds of pounds of pull, proving that it not only looks good but can also tolerate years of morning jogs.

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29. “william Wegman: Being Human” Book

Because dog lovers like books too. Inside you’ll find more than 300 whimsical photographs of William Wegman’s Weimaraners dressed as humans and posed with objects. Now this is art we can get behind.

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30. Kingbell Dog Lover Gift Best Friends Pet Dog Bone Keychain Necklace

Clip one side of this “best friends” dog bone to Sparky’s collar and use the other side for your house keys. It’s like those BFF bracelets you had in middle school, but somehow even cuter.

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31. Great Hunting Dogs Coaster

Cheers to man’s best friend.

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Pottery Barn

32. Pottery Barn Bone-shaped Toy Basket

A stylish way to stay organized.

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33. Dogs In Cars Book

Never not delightful.

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Williams Sonoma

34. Le Creuset Pet Bowl

This set also matches Le Creuset cookware for humans, for the Elle and Bruiser Woods dynamic duo in your life.

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35. Genuine Fred Dachshund Dog Shaped Corkscrew

When two of your auntie’s favorite worlds collide—dogs and alcohol. Win-win.

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36. Custom Photo Engraved Shot Glass Set

Because if you have a dog-shaped corkscrew, you must have a dog-engraved shot class. It only makes sense.

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37. Hunger For Words Talking Pet Starter Set

Your dog won’t be able to talk like Scooby Doo just yet, but this is a great start. Record sounds such as “outside,” “play,” or “bed” and they’ll press the button to let you know when they’re in the mood to for each.

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Alpha Paws

38. Alpha Paw The Pawramp Dog Ramp

For the Shih Tzu, Corgi or Dachshund dog owners, this dog ramp will help their tiny legs hike up sofas and beds more easily.

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39. Bonne Et Filou Dog Macarons

Because humans aren’t the only ones who deserve a dessert this holiday season.

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40. Personalized Door Mat

So guests know whose house it is right from the jump.

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41. Paw Print + Dog Bone Cookie Cutter Set

Great for baking treats just in time for your dog’s birthday.

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42. Dogs Over People Shirt

We love a T-shirt that makes a statement.

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43. Downward Dog Baby Swaddle

Get this for the friend who just added a miniature human to the brood.

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