When it comes to Christmas gifts for pets, we have gone for cosy and characterful!
Prices correct at time of writing.
The reversible design provides a soft, plush lining for cold snuggle days and a short-pile cover for warmer days. The blanket’s hollow fibre core means your pet will remain comfortable. The blanket comes in Grey or Red and is machine washable.
ECLIPSE TIP: Use it to line your dog basket for easier washing, or share it with your pet while you snuggle up to watch your favourite Christmas movie.
PRICE: £21.99 from www.petslovescruffs.com
If your feline friend has a penchant for lying on your laptop and pushing the delete button, then this ‘cattop’from Suck UK should be an excellent substitute! Complete with a scratch pad keyboard, an actual mouse (in fluffy toy form), and a customisable desktop image.
WE SAY: Highly practical – and hilarious!
PRICE: £20 from Red Candy.
This year your dog can join in the fun of Christmas dinner, without you having to change their food, or give them any leftovers. These limited edition healthy Christmas Treats are the perfect gift for your festive Fido. With turkey, parsnips, carrots, peas, gravy, NO SPROUTS and sweet potato, sage & thyme stuffing.
WE SAY: Sounds good enough to eat yourself!
PRICE: £17.99 for 6 X 125g tubes from Pooch & Mutt.
This charming tweed cap features ear slots, making it easy to wear for small to medium size dogs, or even cats – one size fits all. For particularly stylish pooches, you can add a matching bow tie (£4.99) and collar/lead set (£8.99) too.
WE SAY: We feel a Best Dressed Competition coming on…
PRICE: £4.99 from Pet Pooch Boutique on Etsy.
A unique 2 in 1 cat scratcher and cave hideaway. The roof is covered with natural sisal for your cat to scratch while the house is covered in a quality plush material and the cave is fitted with a cushion for extra comfort. At the entrance of the cave is a ball on a string for playful moments!
WE SAY: Time for a catnap!
PRICE: £56.99 from Waitrose Pet.
Constructed with Barbour`s iconic diamond quilt, an insulating wadding and corduroy collar – which can be folded forward for additional cover. The underbody strap and velcro-fastened neck ensures a comfortable fit. Available in Black (pictured) or Olive, sizes from XS to XL.
WE SAY: Quilted coats are back in fashion – make sure your dog is on trend too!
PRICE: £38 from House of Fraser.
Available in three sizes this rectangular pet bed is ideal for four legged friends of all shapes and sizes. Dogs, cats, rabbits – you’ll probably be tempted to climb in yourself. There’s a reversible pad, which is machine washable.
WE SAY: Very dapper in country check.
PRICE: from £39.95 from Joules.
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