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Admit it. You like to spoil your dog. And maybe you even go overboard a bit. Nobody’s going to judge you for that! Dog owners love to pamper their pooches, us included!
We’ve compiled eleven great gift ideas you can get your beloved friend for their birthday, Valentine’s Day, Christmas – or even “just because!”
A New Bone
A new bone is like you getting to go out to a five star restaurant for a top of the line steak. Dogs love them. But make sure you get some safe, something made in the USA, and something meaty so your canine friend will appreciate it. The Smokehouse 100% natural meaty bone would be a perfect treat.
Smokehouse 100-Percent Natural Meaty Mammoth Bone Dog Treat
- Use Made Meaty Mammoth Bone. Dog Feeders
- Manufacturer: Smokehouse Pet Products
- Manufacturer Part Number: 80625
- 100-percent natural beef bone
- Slow roasted and smoked to perfection for a rich savory flavor
- Tasty beef bone will keep your dog busy for hours
- Ideal for medium or large dogs
- Made in
While some pet owners can’t stand the noise, squeaky toys are a hit with dogs! How about getting yours one for when you’ll be gone for the day?
The squeaky toy makes them think they’re in a hunt, and no other animal gets hurt in the process!
The Outward Hound Hide-A-Squirrel Puzzle Toy for Dogs is a great example. It has several little squirrels hiding in a log, and dogs go crazy for this toy!
Outward Hound Hide A Squirrel Plush Dog Toy Puzzle, XL
- HIDE & SQUEAK FUN: The Hide A Squirrel dog puzzle is an easy way to get your furry friends engaged for hours of fun! Just fill the tree trunk with 6 stuffed squeaky squirrels, toss it, and let your dog’s natural hunting instincts kick in!
- 2-IN-1 INTERACTIVE PLAY:
Outdoor Kiddie Pool for Dogs
If you live in a state that gets hot during the summer, then your canine buddy might appreciate the same thing your kids would – a pool!
This Foldable Dog Pet Bath Pool is made just for dogs and lets them get in, get wet, have fun and cool off.
Jasonwell Foldable Dog Pet Bath Pool Collapsible Dog Pet Pool Bathing Tub Kiddie Pool Doggie Wading Pool for Puppy Small Medium Large Dogs Cats and Kids 32″ Blue
- Portable: foldable, easy to store and bring with you and your dog everywhere
- Simple: No need of inflation,set up in no time. With bottom/side drain, easy to drain and refresh water
- Slip Resistant & Durable: made of extra-tough PVC. Thicker slip resistant material on the bottom
- Size: Available
Blanket or Bed
We all like to receive comfort gifts, and dogs are no different. Your dog will love the PetAmi Dog Blanket, which is so soft and luxurious, it will make nap time ten times better! For more cozy blanket ideas, see our list of Roxy’s favorite blankets!
Balls for fetch aren’t like they used to be. Now, they have things like balls that whistle and bounce erratically. You can find these with the Chuckit! Fetch Medley Balls, and they even have a launcher to make it easy for throwing.
Chuckit Fetch Medley Dog Ball Dog Toys, Medium (2.5 Inch) Pack of 3, for Medium Breeds, Includes Erratic, Strato and Ultra Squeaker Balls
- Three Ball Dog Toys: This set of rubber toys for dogs add variety to fetch. The bounce balls feature a natural rubber construction for high-impact bouncing for dogs to leap & chase. Soft on dog’s teeth & gums yet withstands aggressive chewing.
- Fits Chuckit! Ball Launchers: Compatible with
Tug of War Rope
Dogs love to tug on ropes, and you can get all sorts of cool, knotted ropes for your dog that are perfect for his or her size. The Dog Rope Toy for Aggressive Chewers is a great fit for really large breeds, and also comes in smaller sizes for tinier pups.
Feeko Dog Rope Toys for Large and Medium Aggressive Chewers, 2 Pack Heavy Duty Dog Rope Toy for Large Breed, Indestructible Dog Chew Toys, Tug of War Dog Toy, 100% Cotton Teeth Cleaning
- 2 Pack XL Dog Rope Toy for Large Breed – Design for large dog and aggressive chewers. Consists of 2 durable XL rope toys. 27 inches of 4 knots and 20 inches of 5 knots. The large dog toys are bigger and stronger than usual rope toys. If
Mammoth Flossy Chews Color Rope Tug – Premium Cotton-Poly Tug Toy for Dogs – Interactive Rope– Dog Chew Toy, Assorted colors
- INTERACTIVE FUN: Designed for playing tug of war with dogs, this knotted rope dog toy is perfect for tossing, catching and pulling during interactive play, or as a dog chew toy for solo play time.
- SAFE & NON-TOXIC: Made from premium North American Cotton-Poly yarns finished with sturdy
UPSKY Dog Rope Toys 2 Nearly Indestructible Dog Toys, Dog Toy for Medium to Large Breed, Dental Cleaning Chew Toys, Dog Tug Toy for Boredom, Dog Teething Toys, Dog Rope Toy for Aggressive Chewers
- Durable and Safe: UPSKY dog chew toys are made of 100% natural washable cotton, free of odors and chemical dyes. The sturdy and soft dog toy gives the dog a comfortable chewing feel, your pet can chew and play with confidence.
- Dental Cleaning: The natural cotton fibers can
Little and big dogs both love to catch things. A flying disc is perfect for this, and you want something more fitted for a dog than a Frisbee. Try something like the Ruffwear Hover Craft for dogs. It’s foam, so it’s gentler on your dog’s mouth, but just as fun!
Ruffwear, Hover Craft Flying Disc Dog Toy, Long-Distance Fetch, Floats in Water, Aurora Teal, Large
- Play anywhere: The Hover Craft is great for fetch and fun to throw. Head out to your favorite park with your best friend and their new toy.
- Flies well: This disc’s molded foam core is designed for long-distance flight, letting you and your canine companion enjoy hours of
The laser toys made for animals don’t rate very well with humans. But used responsibly, meaning not aimed in your dog’s eyes, you can buy something like the Light Toy and let your pet have a blast chasing the red laser all around the floor.
Roxy & Rico love chasing their laser pointer in the yard, especially after a fresh snowfall!
Treat toys have become popular with pet owners who know their dog loves a challenge. To get to the treat, they have to manipulate the toy. And no company makes better treat toys than KONG.
The KONG Classic Dog Toy is a bestseller, and all you have to do is put a treat inside, toss it to your pet and let them seek the treat. It comes in many sizes for dogs from extra small to extra, extra large.
This is similar to the squeaky toy for pet owners, but if you want your dog to enjoy toys that make noise, then they’ll love the crinkle toys that sound like paper being crinkled up. The Ethical Pets Skinneeez Crinklers Cow Dog Toy is a bestseller, and it doesn’t have stuffing inside, so your pet can have a blast tearing it up!
Puzzle toys for bored dogs are a great way to keep them entertained while working their brain, which tires them out mentally and physically. They are all intended to be used under supervision, which helps build your bond.
The SPOT Ethical Pet Interactive Seek-A-Treat Shuffle Bone is a great beginner dog puzzle to get your dog started on puzzle-solving activities!