Underwater Puppies. Just when you thought photos of dogs swimming underwater couldn't get any cuter, Seth Casteel brings us Underwater Puppies, the sequel to his national bestselling coffee table book, Underwater Dogs. Seth auditioned 1,500 puppies, many from shelters, from all over the country for this extraordinary project. Over a hundred photos featuring adorable creatures, complete with cotton-soft fur and large helpless eyes, just paddling away in a storm of bubbles are collected in this book. How ironic that through all the splashing and bursts of action, these puppies create such peaceful, surreal imagery. $21. BUY.
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Pencil Rope Toy. Do you love to find new and unique toys for your dog to enjoy? This rope chew toy is designed to look like a pencil, which will give both you and your dog some entertainment while he plays. The 9” x 1” pencil shape makes it possible for your dog to grasp the toy easily, and it is strong enough to endure many hours of tugging and chewing. The Waggo pencil chew toy is made of 100% cotton, which will help to keep your pooch’s teeth and gums clean and healthy. It’s the “write” way for a dog to play! $12. BUY. Pairs perfectly with the Paperclip Dog Toy.
Custom Sock Dogs. Are you looking for the perfect gift for a pet owner in your life? You can send a picture of the dog, cat, bunny or other pet to artist Stacey Hsu, who will then use a variety of new materials to create a plush replica of the animal. She incorporates socks, cloth, thread, embroidery floss, fiberfill and buttons into her creations, and she uses colors and shapes that perfectly match the features on the live animal. The sock pets are 12” to 15” from the top of the head to the back paws, and they come with an aluminum ID tag that is personalized with the pet’s name. You can even order gift cards so that your friend or family member can send in his favorite picture of his animal. $104. BUY.
Wag More Bark Less Mugs. If you need a little extra pick-me-up as you drink your coffee in the morning, then take a look at these fun mugs! Using pet treat and shampoo company Cloud Star's fun tagline, the Wag More Bark Less ceramic mugs are made for dog lovers who also enjoy a great cup of coffee, and their creative designs make drinking hot beverages even more enjoyable. Each mug features the slogan, “Wag More Bark Less”, as well the image of Cloud Star's mascot Buddy or one of his many pack members. The mugs are made of stoneware that has been coated in a lead-free glaze, and they are microwavable and dishwasher safe. Their bright colors and durability make these mugs a fun way to sip coffee no matter how early in the morning it may be! $10. BUY.
Wooden Dog. These games are designed to help you interact with your dog while giving him the stimulation he needs to develop his intelligence. They meet all of California’s health and environmental standards for composite wood, which is what the games are made of. Each game requires pups to use their energy and focus in order to get treats, and it helps them to develop and hone the skills that they would normally use in the wild. There are thirteen unique games to choose from, and all of them will challenge and entertain your dog. $40-$60. BUY.
Texts from Dog II. What would happen if your dog were able to use a cell phone to send text messages? This sequel to the original Texts from Dog, both based on the popular website of the same title, has witty messages and text conversations between a dog and his human, and they will give you insight into your dog’s mind while also making you 'LOL'. Each page is filled with hilarious and sometimes crude texts about a dog’s life, with topics such as being fed, being penned up in the yard, daily canine activities and more. The funny messages even include graphics that give the book even more character and style. After reading it, you’ll be wondering what your dog would be telling if you if he had the ability to text! $14. BUY.
Egg Roll Cat Toy. If your cat's refined palette leans more towards a Szechuan cuisine than a hairy rodent, then he may perk up when he sees this unusual cat toy. Rather than playing with the more primitive cat targets, your kitty can bat and kick this adorable stuffed eggroll. The fabric is completely original and is designed by PolydactylCats, and it looks just like an eggroll. The filling is made of polyester and organic catnip, and the entire toy is durable enough to withstand hours of play. You may also be interested in the other stuffed toys made by PolydactylCats, which include soy sauce packet toys and squirting duck sauce packet toys. $22. BUY.
Crafting with Cat Hair. If you love both cats and crafting, then this is your chance to blend the two. Rather than getting frustrated by the amount of cat hair that you find around your home, turn it into something useful. This book has several ideas for projects in which you use cat hair to make something completely original and unique. Whether you want to create an unusual cat toy or a picture frame as a gift, you can find the directions and tips you need to make fabulous projects that will remind you of your favorite furry felines. $14. BUY.
My Dog's Name. Are you having trouble finding the perfect name for your new dog? This new website is designed to offer you a selection of dog names based on the style that you prefer. Whether you want something classic and traditional, rough and tough or stylish and sassy, they will give you a wide range of names to consider. You can even search by theme to find a name that will suit your pup, including names related to sports, movies, history and books. LINK.
Cat Buddy by Jackson Galaxy. This fun toy is specially designed to help cats play while also promoting awareness about feral cats. The stuffed cat toy is made with cotton batting so that your cat can chew and bunny-kick it without you worrying about it coming apart. It is also filled with organic catnip buds and leaves so that your kitty is even more attracted to it. A portion of the proceeds will go to FixNation, which is an organization that is dedicated to managing feral colonies by trapping, neutering and then releasing feral cats. The plush cat toy even has a clipped ear, which is the universal sign for a cat that has been vaccinated and neutered. TNR Feral Power Buddy was designed especially for Jackson Galaxy, who is the host of “My Cat from Hell” on Animal Planet. $20. BUY.
Dog Toaster. If you suffer from the early morning blahs, then this two-slice toaster may help you look forward to waking up each day. This unusual toaster will turn your boring toast into fun food by toasting the silhouette of your favorite dog breed onto your bread. You can choose from breeds such as Chihuahuas, dachshunds, bulldogs, poodles, labs and more. If you love all things canine, then simply choose the toaster that will add the phrase “I Love My Dog” to your bread. With a fun toaster like this and a mug of hot coffee, you may not dread the sound of your alarm clock in the morning! $35. BUY.
Shark Hoodie. This unique dog sweater makes it easy for you to show off your sense of humor when it gets cold outside. This cute sweater is made of 100% wool and is dyed using organic plant dyes, and it features a knit shark fin on the back. It is also handcrafted in South America following Fair Trade guidelines. Whether your pooch is going to wade through the snow or go out on the town, this adorable and eco-friendly sweater is sure to encourage some smiles wherever you go! $30-$35. BUY.
ResQ Cat Tote. It is always better to give than to receive, but now you can do both with this cute tote from RESQTHREADS. It is made in the U.S. with 100% cotton, and it is very stylish and durable. When you place your order, $10 will be donated to the pet rescue center of your choice, or you can ask that your donation be spread across all of the rescue beneficiaries. If you love the idea of helping animals in need through your purchase, then you may want to take a look at the other products that are offered by RESQTHREADS, such as leashes, dog tags, shirts, bracelets, hoodies and more. $25. BUY.
Love Saves the Day. This heartwarming tale is touching on its own, but it is made even more so because it is told from the perspective of a cat. Prudence was only five weeks old when she was found and adopted by Sarah, and the following three years of her life are filled with affection and laughter. When Sarah does not come home one day, Prudence lives with Sarah’s daughter, Laura, who has always resented her upbringing and had distanced herself from her mother. As Prudence and Laura struggle to understand each other’s preferences, habits and personalities, they are brought together by the love they both share for Sarah. It is written by the same author who wrote “Homer’s Odyssey,” and critics and readers alike have declared it to be touching, funny and unforgettable. $15. BUY.
Zooquarium. Have you been looking for the perfect fish bowl that will add a whimsical and unique touch to your room? The Zooquarium fish bowls are stylish and cute, and they are the ideal home for beta fish, goldfish and small reptiles. They are made by The Refined Fin, a sister company to The Refined Feline, which is a well-known and respected designer of luxurious cat furniture, and there are several styles that will enhance your home or office. You can choose ½ gallon fish bowls in shapes of cats, whales, frogs, hearts, fish and elephants, and they come in several trendy colors. $30. BUY.
Dog Snoods by Cozy Horse. Baby, it’s cold outside, and you need to go the extra mile to make sure that your animals stay warm. Your dog deserves to be just as cozy as you are in frigid weather, which is why CozyHorse has made these snuggly snoods for dogs. They have snoods available in several sizes and colors so that you can choose the one that best fits your pup’s personality and build. They have a variety of polar fleece patterns that will keep your dog’s throat, head and ears warm when he is outside. You can even find a selection of hand knit sweaters that will help your canine stay cozy in style. $19-$50. BUY.
How to Exercise Your Human. From the creaters of the Youtube channel Sho Ko come the humorous pet book starring Shorty and Kodi along with their cat guardian Robert Moore. With the usual cuteness we are accustomed to in their videos and the quirky title marketted towards cats, we are guessing that this will be an entertaining read. Featuring exercises along with adorable images referencing their highly popular videos, fans of the show and cat lovers will definitely enjoy this book. $20. BUY.
Pet Party Printz. If your pet is a little party animal, then you need to make sure that he can enjoy unwrapping his gifts safely. Perfect for the holiday season, Pet Party Printz has created animal-friendly wrapping paper that your pet can tear into without fear of consuming bleach, chlorine and other harmful chemicals that are found in traditional wrapping supplies. There are several festive and stylish designs that you can choose from, and each one includes a pet-safe adhesive edge that you can use to secure the wrapping paper. It’s the perfect way to surprise your pet using cute and safe materials! $5. BUY.
Puppy Bumpers. If your dog is a little escape artist who loves to squeeze between the fence posts or under the gate, then a Puppy Bumper may save his life. Puppy Bumpers are unique and stylish collars that will keep your dog from sliding through the openings of fences, gates and balconies. There are several sizes and trendy patterns to choose from, and dogs enjoy the soft and comfortable feel of the collars. Puppy Bumpers are washable so that you can keep them clean even after your pup has spent some time outside. If you worry about your little Houdini getting out of the yard or falling through the rails of your balcony, then a Puppy Bumper will help put your mind at ease. $25. BUY.
Pink and Green Pet Sofa. Looking for a luxury pet sofa with a splash of color? This stylish and cute dog bed has a plush cushion that can be removed for cleaning, and you can store a variety of bones and toys in the compartment below it. The bed is elevated so that your furry friend is not sleeping on the cold and drafty floor, and the SNOOzZzONE Pet Comfort System is uniquely designed so that the bed is the perfect temperature for your pup. Whether you are tired of your dog climbing into your bed at night or simply want to treat your best friend to a cozy and lush sleeping environment, this pet bed would add a little bit of fun to your home decor. $119. BUY.