Holiday Gifts for Pets

Posted by Scott Tunstall

The time has come for Santa Paws to check his naughty and nice list to see which pets receive presents this holiday season. If Fido has been on his best behavior, one or more of these 12 festive gifts will look "pawsome" under the Christmas tree.

Bocce's Bakery Holiday Dog Treats

“Treat yourself, and me.” Photo by

Bocce's Bakery Holiday Dog Treats are sure to deliver festive cheer to your best friend’s belly this December. These all-natural dog treats are baked in the USA and come in three festive flavors, including Reindeer Fuel, Nutcracker Crunch and Holiday Feast. Your dog might think she’s landed herself on Santa’s naughty list when she sees Bocce's Bakery Lumps of Coal in her stocking, but when she tastes these delicious treats she’ll think again. For more awesome holiday gifts for your pet, head over to the Ruff Guides shop.

Benebone Holiday Gift Box

“Four chews for little old me?” Photo by Benebone Holiday Gift Box

Benebone Holiday Gift Box is the ideal gift for dogs who love to chew. Stuffed full of four of Benebone’s beloved shapes: Wishbone, Maplestick, Zaggler and Fishbone, each chew is designed to withstand long gnashing sessions and has the recognizable scent of bacon and maple wood. With options for small, medium and large dogs, pups of all sizes can nibble long into the new year with this collection of durable chew toys.

Christmas Lights Dog Collar

“Where’s the mistletoe?” Photo by @wagsandkissespetphotography

Help the light of your life brighten up the dog park with a Christmas lights dog collar. This illuminating gift can be personalized with your pup’s name and phone number, just in case he makes like Rudolph and goes dashing through the snow in the wrong neighborhood. Made by hand with water-resistant materials, Goober Dog Collars offer a range of sizes that will fit snugly on everything from a Great Dane to a pug.

Winter Wonderland Gift Box

“Have a happy Howli-days.” Photo by BringFido

Whether you live in Florida or Vermont, this Winter Wonderland Gift Box is sure to make it feel like Christmas has arrived in your household. Each box includes a 5 oz bag of Mutt Mallows original vanilla treats, a trio of squeaky toys, two Plato Mini Thinkers treat samples, a pet travel blanket and a BringFido waste bag holder. Or, keep Fido entertained with ZippyPaws Holiday Burrow while you sneak off to scoff down Christmas dinner. He’ll love burying his nose in the Zippy Chimney to dig out the little gingerbread men.

Christmas Light Rope

“This little light of mine.” Photo by Chewy

Protect your tree decorations from excited canines on Christmas morning with this light rope toy. A perfect diversion for dogs who enjoy wrapping themselves up in tinsel and biting baubles. Get Fido’s attention with the squeaker, then hold onto the rope and play tug of war together. This fun toy will make a great stocking stuffer for your Schnauzer.

12 Days of Christmas Cardboard Advent Calendar

“Can we open another one?” Photo by Chewy

Countdown the final 12 days to Christmas with a cardboard advent calendar from Frisco. Behind the numbered doors, he’ll find 12 different holiday-themed toys like Santa and his reindeer with squeakers inside, rope and plush toys and more. For more advent calendars for dogs to make your four-legged friend’s face light up each morning, check out our favorites here.

Dashing Slay Dog Bed

“Snow way, man.” Photo by Petco

Your furry best friend will slay on Christmas Day in her very own Dashing Slay Dog Bed. Park this novelty bed next to the toasty fire and watch as your reindog curls up for a nap in no time. This snuggle sleigh is cozy on the inside and bright red on the outside with the phrase “Dashing Through the Snow” graphic, which is sure to get anybody in the mood for festive fun.

Disney Holiday Hide-and-Seek Toy

“At least I’m allowed to bite this tree.” Photo by Chewy

Disney Holiday Hide-and-Seek Toy encourages your pup to think outside the box, and inside the tree. Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck ornaments are all hiding inside a plush Christmas tree, waiting for your pooch to sniff them out and pull them through the holes. When he finally gets his teeth on them, he’ll love the sound and feel of the interactive crinkle paper inside each one.

Pupteck Christmas Dog Sweater

“Everybody needs a Christmas sweater.” Photo by Amazon

When the weather outside is frightful, your pooch will feel delightful in this Christmas dog sweater. Not only will he feel toasty and comfortable, but he’s sure to catch everyone’s eye with the festive designs. If the snow at the dog park quickly turns to mud, you can wash his new favorite garment in the washing machine for his next visit. Pupteck Christmas dog sweaters are available in a variety of sizes and three different designs to suit pups of all shapes, sizes and shades.

A “Christmas Miracle” Artisan Tree Topper

A doggy gets his wings. Photo by

This adorable angel pup ornament by iHeartDogs will not only brighten your Christmas tree or mantle, but the proceeds from every purchase help feed 30 shelter dogs. It makes a great addition to any pet-loving home and also serves as a lasting symbol of what’s truly important during the season of giving.

Home for the Holidays Airline Ticket

“This gift is just the ticket.” Photo by Chewy

From Planes, Trains and Automobiles to Home Alone, ‘tis the season for frantically trying to get home in time for the holidays. Fido can celebrate this beloved trope with his Home for the Holidays Airline Ticket. Fortunately for him, it’s equipped with a handy bungee cord that connects it to its envelope so there'll be no mad dashes across the country this year.

Zuke's Mini Naturals Holiday Trees

“Trees for me?” Photo by

Zuke's Mini Naturals Holiday Trees provide the taste of the holidays in every mouthful. Combining real turkey with cranberries, these bite-size treats are perfect for rewarding good boys and girls at Christmas time. Zuke’s are also free from corn, wheat and soy, and contain only three calories per treat.

SodaPup Christmas Tree Treat Dispenser

Tree-mendous fun. Photo by

Dispense good times this holiday season with a Christmas tree treat dispenser from SodaPup. Stuff your pooch’s favorite treats inside or coat the hole with peanut butter to keep her entertained for hours while the rest of the pack enjoys a festive feast undisturbed. This cute little toy is made with non-toxic materials and is a great way to provide mental stimulation during the sometimes stressful holiday season.

Naughty and Nice Knitted Hat

“I’m nice for now.” Photo by Chewy

Fido might be the sweetest pup in the park one day, and he could be snapping at the heels of the mail carrier the next. Treat your terrier to this naughty and nice knitted hat that covers both eventualities. Simply slip his ears through the holes and adjust the toggle chin strap to display “NAUGHTY” on one side or “NICE” on the other depending on your pup’s mood.

What’s on your pup’s wishlist this year? Leave a comment or tweet us @BringFido!

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