We've been telling our best friends that they've been good boys and good girls all year, so now it's time to reward them for it! From stocking stuffers to show-stopper presents, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite gifts to leave under the tree for our furry friends this festive season.
1. Pooch Treats Festive Cake Pops Dog Treat
Christmas is a time when we treat ourselves more than usual, and now you can treat your dog too! These festive cake pops are Australian made with dog-safe ingredients, which make sure no family member misses out on the festive fun.
2. Holiday Tails Candy Cane Rope Dog Toy
While you’re putting festive decorations up, there’s no reason your pooch should miss out. Functional and festive, the Holiday Tails Candy Cane Rope Dog Toy will help keep them busy while you’re napping after a well-deserved festive lunch.
3. Woof & Brew Posh Pooch “Wine” for Dogs
If there will be glasses clinking around your table, why should your dog miss out? Woof and Brew Posh Pooch “Wine” for Dogs is a healthy, herbal infusion that is non-alcoholic, grape-free (grapes are toxic to dogs) and made with 100% natural herbs. Developed with veterinary experts, suitable for all breeds of dogs and even cats, if they fancy a tipple!
$16.40 for a duo pack,
4. Beco Pets Rough and Tough Dog Toys
Does your dog pick new toy at the pet store, only to happily destroy it the minute you’re home? Beco Pets Rough and Tough Dog Toys might the perfect stocking filler. These soft and squeaky toys will stand up to almost anything. They’re double-stitched and reinforced and include a puncture-proof squeaker inside.
From $19.99, shop here.
5. Dog Interactive Food Puzzle Toys
When a dog toy can do the jobs of entertainment, cognitive stimulation and food delivery in one go, you’re onto a winner! Dog Interactive Food Puzzle Toys can also be great to keep your dog busy and help to alleviate stress and anxiety they might be feeling.
$25.00, shop here.
6. Fuzzyard Ice Ice Puppy Cooling Mat
If your pooch finds the hot Australian summer days overwhelming, an Ice Ice Puppy Cooling Mat from Fuzzyard might be the ticket to stop them being hot and bothered. The cooling feature is activated by your pet’s weight, bringing your pets temperature down and its happiness up when it’s getting too hot. Ideal for when you’re at home or away.
From $49.95, shop here.
7. Charlie's Mozaique Pet Teepee
For the dog who likes to be cosy indoors, Charlie's Mozaique Pet Teepee is a place where they can sleep, rest or play. With great features like an anti-slip base and being machine washable, it’s distinctive look and design is not like any other pet bed. Available up to size extra large.
From $54.95, shop here.
8. Kip & Co Aussie Icons Pet Bed
Kip & Co are no strangers to bold, fun bedding for humans, and now your dog can join in the fun! The Aussie Icons Pet Bed comes in sizes from small to large and has removeable covers that are machine washable for easy cleaning.
From $119.00, shop here.
9. Sebastian Says Raincoat in Gold
For the furry fashionista who would never let the rain stop them, the Sebastian Says Dog Raincoat in Gold is crafted from a super lightweight water-resistant fabric to keep your pooch dry from the rain and protected from the wind. This piece will be sure to turn heads and set tails wagging.
$130.00, shop here.
10. Match Your Dog with Darren and Phillip
If you and your dog are two peas in a pod, why not complete the look with your own matching outfits? Melbourne-based brand Darren and Phillip have a range of coordinates for you to choose from and they donate 20% of all proceeds to rescues, so your purchase positively impacts the lives of less fortunate animals.
Various prices, shop here.
The information in this article was checked by ZamiPet Veterinarian and General Manager Dr Andrew McKay, BVSc, University of Melbourne, 2000. Vet Registration No: V3985
Disclaimer: This information is general advice only. Before starting any treatment or supplement with your pet, please consult your vet first for the best approach to getting your pet back to their best health.