Top 10 Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Dogs in 2017
Date Posted:19 November 2017
We all know that Christmas is the happiest time of the year right? And as much as we love giving, the process of finding the right gift for the right person can cause a good deal of stress. Once you have got your family and friends sorted you better not forget about your pet, they are part of the family too. While your dog sits and watches you eat lunch and unwrap your presents, leaving them out of the holiday festivites would be cruel.
As now days almost every pet owner will get a X-mas present for their dog, we want to help make your Christmas pet shopping a bit easier. We have compiled a list of our top 10 Christmas gift ideas for dogs in 2017.
1. Huds and Toke Christmas Doggy Treats
Huds and Toke are a dog treat bakery that make all kinds of cool gourmet treats for all occasions. They make cookies to celebrate your dogs birthday, valentines, Easter and of course Christmas. Their Christmas Doggy Treats are 100% Australian made, healthy and most importantly tasty (for your dog that is). Get your Huds and Toke Christmas Doggy Treats here.
2. Christmas Peek-A-Boos
The Christmas Peek-A-Boos are best suited for medium and large sizes dogs. They are 43cm long and made of high quality fabric with double stitching. When the feet are squeezed it will make the toys hands move out away from the toys face. You can get Christmas Peek-A-Boos as a Penguin or Reindeer for $24.99.
3. PetSafe Automatic Ball Launcher
You may of seen the video of the PetSafe Automatic Ball Launcher on social media or Youtube. It will allow your dog to play fetch by themselves and keep them amused for long periods of time. It can launch the ball up to 9 meters and has a rest mode to stop them over working themselves. This is a great X-Mas idea for pet owners with good sized backyards who leave their dog home alone during the day. You can find the PetSafe Automatic Ball Launcher here for $199.99.
4. Pet Widget
This might be a better Christmas gift for a family member with a pet than for your dog or cat. The Pet Widget is a smart ID tag that lets you register your pets details and if someone finds your dog they can scan or look up your tags code to find how to contact you. When someone looks up the code, you get an alert and the location of where it was searched. Not only do they have a practical new age use but they also look really cool. Pet Widgets come in different styles and can be purchased for $29.99.
5. NERF Illuma-Action LED Dog Toys
The NERF Illuma-Action LED dog toys range come in the form of a bone, football, meteor ball or moon ball. When these toys bounce they light up which makes playing more exciting for your dog. The light up feature has up to 100 hours of battery life. These toys will keep your dog amused for hours on Christmas day. You can get the NERF Illuma-Action LED dog toys here from $11.99.
6. Christmas Party Collars
The Christmas Party Collars by CharmingPet are a fun way to get your pooch into the holiday spirit. They come in x-small, small, medium, large and X-large sizes, which means they can fit new born puppies to your giant breed mastiffs. The party collars with bells will have your pet jingling all Christmas day. Get the Christmas Party Collars here from $12.99.
7. Hyper Pet K-9 Kannon Launcher
Dont be surprised if your child thinks this gift is for them when the X-Mas wrapping paper comes off. K-9 Kannon Launcher by Hyper Pet can shoot a tennies ball up to 20 meters. It is simple to use and a fun way to play fetch with your dog. It has a free hand pick up which means no bending over to collect the ball. You can get the Hyper Pet K-9 Kannon here for $34.99.
8. SavourLife Dog Treats
This is the Christmas gift that keeps on giving. SavourLife are not only a healthy Australian made dog treat but also 50% of their profits go to help saving rescue dogs. SavourLife have so far helped over 3,500 rescue dogs and counting. Get SavourLife Dog treats here from $7.99.
9. Pet Costume
Dress your dog with a cool summer costume to give your guests a laugh. Our favourites for the holiday season are the Lifesafer and the Australian Rugby jersey. Turn your dog into a super hero on Christmas day with a Batman, Superman or Wonder Woman costume. These dog shirts are made of a light material. You can find dog costumes from $24.99.
10. Scream Pet Cool Pad
The hot Australian days over the holidays and new year season can really drain you. Having one of these Scream Pet Cool Pads around the house can give a lot of relieve with cooling down your dog. These cool mats do not have any wires or batteries. The pad will cool down when pressure is applied to it. They come in X-small, small, medium, large and X-large sizes to suit all types of dogs. Get the Scream Pet Cool Pad from $14.99.
We hope this has made shopping for your pets Christmas gift a bit easier this holiday season. If you have any other great dog Christmas gifts please share them with us in the comments.