Get ready for a four-legged festive friend frenzy
Words by Niamh McCollum
Do you ever get low-key scared that your pet is watching all of your family exchanging Christmas presents beneath the tree and is feeling real sad and left out?
You can see the melancholic expression in their eyes. They’ve been loyal all year round, and for what? Just so they can sit and watch their human parents give gifts to each other, only to receive nothing?
It’s definitely a legitimate concern. So, thankfully we’re on hand to make sure that all fuzzy and four-legged friends alike are included in the family festive fun this year.
One of us! One of us!
From cute Disney jumpers with Christmas prints to the cosiest dog beds, to dreamy cat scratching posts to bright personalised collars, we have absolutely everything you need right here to make your precious pet(s) feel super loved this Christmas time.
These essential gifts are bound to keep your pets feeling cosy, looking ridiculously cute and taking pride in the fact that they are just the best and deserve all the happiness in the world!
Whether you’re looking for adorable knits that will keep your pup warm:
Priced at £16, available at shopDisney
Or maybe a vibrant gift that will preserve your pet’s glossy coat:
Priced from £12, at Pet Teezer
… Or something that both cats and dogs alike can enjoy:
Priced from £3.49, available at Lily’s Kitchen. Get one for your dog, too!
We have a gift for every e-pet-uality in our gallery below.
I think it’s fair to say that we’ve given you a Christmas gift guide for every possible present giving scenario, and you are so very welcome.
All there is left for you to do now is just relax, give this list a little scroll, and enjoy…
You don't need your dog to tell you that bath time might not be their favourite time. Kiehls has invented a spray that's halfway between a dry shampoo and deodorant to refresh your pooch's coat between baths. It'll leave them shiny and clean (and with a big smile on their face because they've avoided bath time for another day!) And did we mention how lovely it smells?
Undeniably cute, so cosy and also available in the lovvveliest shade of Burgundy, this is the perfect buy for your pup if you're looking to enhance the festive fever in your household.
These collars come in a range of cute colours including yellow, blue, fuchsia, green, blue and purple, complete with adorable matching bells. They’re also super soft, and allow you to print your phone number and/or address on the collar to keep your kitty safe if they ever lose their way on the mean streets!!
This insulated winter jacket is perfect for any pet that loves engaging in energetic outdoor pursuits with its owner. The side release buckles provide easy adjustment, and it fits into its integrated stuff sack for convenient storage on the go.
This set of two catnip filled mice are sure to keep your cat happily occupied, and have jingle bells attached to the string to add that extra festive flare.
This luxurious padded bed is suitable for your more medium sized companions, and is designed to keep your dog warm, cosy and safe during the chilly winter nights. The classy tartan pattern will look great in your home too - win/win situation if you ask us.
Complete with four levels, this cat activity tree is bound to provide your favourite feline with hours of entertainment this Christmas.
Just click this Activity Monitor into your dog's collar, sync it with the app and start tracking your dog's activity. The app, which is available for free download, gives you personalised recommendations for your dog's diet, weight and exercise around the clock. If you want to keep your pet happy and healthy, then look no further!
Inject a bit of fun into your pet pal's sleeping quarters with this quirky monster Igloo Bed. Perfect for cats or small dogs, its lively colour will brighten up any room.
This gorgeous emerald charm will add a touch of class to your precious kitty's collar.
Velvety soft on the outside, and fluffy and warm on the inside, these dog beds are perfect for pets who love to get snuggly under blankets. They'll also look gorgeous in your home!
Available for free spirited dogs of all shapes and sizes, this classic leather collar is the perfect accessory for gallivanting outdoors with your furry best friend.
Highly nutritious and packed full of tasty veggies, this fresh lamb kibble is guaranteed to keep your pup both looking and feeling great.
Heartbreakingly, dogs can't talk. However, we're pretty sure that this range of doggy collar charms offers a pretty accurate reflection of what they'd be saying if they could. We're obsessed with this cute yellow one, and you can click onto the Growlees website to explore the 88 other hilarious options on offer.
This gorgeous floral bed is bound to provide endless nights of blissful sleep for your pet. Already low in stock - grab yours now while you can.
And now for your favourite pet obsessed pals... This Fetch and Follow gift set includes a Kana London ceramic mug, Luxe English Breakfast Tea Bags, a Design Hound postcard book and a stunning brass necklace to set your friend up for the perfect night in with their fuzzy companion.
An iconic present that will bring good fortune to your loved ones. Kitted with a pen that allows you to customise your feline, this gift is ideal for design, interior, and, most importantly, cat lovers.
This cute bowl has a dog illustration on the inside that will provide your dog with a little pre-snack surprise.