Homer’s Odyssey. This is an enlightening book called Homer’s Odyssey written by Gwen Cooper who is also the main character of the book due to the nature of it being non-fiction. Homer was an abandoned eyeless cat that Gwen took into her home and life to love and cherish. Throughout their life together the two helped each other in many ways through various natured events including protection, inspiration, and expressions of love. This enchanting story covers many life lessons both Gwen and Homer learned through their life together and is sure to impress any reader with even the slightest interest. $15. BUY.
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Amazing Gracie: A Dog’s Tale book. From the founders of Three Dog Bakery, Amazing Gracie is a wondrous story about a mostly blind and completely deaf Great Dane dog that also happens to be albino and the men who let her become their inspiration for many things including a line of canine bakeries. Dan was the man who initially adopted Gracie after going through some heart wrenching life events of his own but he eventually teamed up with a friend named Mark who joined in on the canine bakery business plan. Overall, this story will tell the touching tale about how once being saved herself, Gracie becomes the savior to both Dan and Mark; a truly inspiring story to all. $11. BUY.
Following Atticus. This is a book called Following Atticus: Forty-eight High Peaks, One Little Dog and an Extraordinary Friendship, which tells of the many true adventures between a dog named Atticus and a legendary man named Tom Ryan who is also the author. Both Tom and Atticus have traveled many places and climbed many mountains to raise money for charities but along the way they have many adventures, life changing events and heart gripping moments. Every aspect of this book is sure to intrigue any reader whether they are an animal lover or not. And who knows? They might become one after reading this. $16. BUY.
Silhouette Pet Umbrellas. Walk your pet with fashion and style while remaining classy and adding luxury to your every day errands with a silhouette designer umbrella by the San Francisco Umbrella Company. They are guaranteed to be made of the highest quality materials including stainless steel sticks that are both durable and stylish while the umbrella material itself is supported by fiberglass ribs made to resist damage from winds and other damage caused by use over time. It has a 48 inch arcing canopy that will ensure you stay dry when in use and features a variety of modern silhouettes of your favorite breed of dog or cat. $40. BUY.
WuvLuv Pet Food Bowls. Pet bowls by WuvLuv are among the most modern of ways to feed or store toys for the favorite feline in your life. Anyone can enjoy these esthetically pleasing designer bowls with a variety of uses and the best part is they look amazing anywhere they are placed throughout the home. These stylish bowls are available in several colors so you can be assured they will match their surroundings and remain pleasant to look at while being very useful for your cat. Not only are they super cute, but they are also ergonomically designed for your cat to eat from! $48. BUY.
Paperclip Chew Toy for Dogs. The paperclip shaped chew toy for dogs is a stylish, fun way to keep your dog entertained while also running out that extra energy every dog needs to remain happy. Your dog can enjoy this toy in two different ways by either unwinding it for a fun owner to dog tugging session or simply let it retain its natural paperclip shape for a soft, durable chew toy that the dog can play with for as long as it wants. The paperclip chew toy is made entirely out of rubber and would make a great gift for any dog. $14. BUY.
A Dog’s Purpose. Written by W. Bruce Cameron comes a humorous tale of an adventurous, playful golden-haired puppy named Bailey. Sadly, at first Bailey is a street living puppy that is on a mission to find an owner’s love, which doesn’t take long because soon he finds an 8 year old named Ethan. These two have many adventures together, which help to show the young pup that there is more to life than finding his next meal and sleeping alone. It is a beautifully written story that will help anyone to understand the true meaning of man’s best friend and the actual purpose of a dog in this tragically happy world. $14. BUY.
A Street Cat Named Bob Book. James Bowen, a musician from the streets of London, sadly where he resides, writes this book about a tom cat he found on the street and nursed back to health. James had no idea about what would come after helping this cat return to normal health but, Bob as he named it, had another plan in mind, which included sticking by James at all times. In this book, you will read all about the true story of James and his street cat Bob, the adventures they went through together and how much one little cat in a single moment changed his life for the better. $25. BUY.
Pet Spoon and Dry Food Scoop. Modern, stylish solutions to handling both dry and soft pet foods are the stainless steel pet spoon and dry food scoop. Both are sleek and crisp in their luxurious appeal as they are decorated with paw prints and made of high quality, long lasting luxury stainless steel. The stylish pet spoon can be used to scoop out canned wet, or soft, pet food instead of using home utensils and it works very well with dishing out homemade pet food while the 1 metric cup dry food pet scoop is wonderful for serving correct amounts of dry food to your pet as well. $20. BUY.
Imagine Life with a Well Behaved Dog: A 3-Step Positive Training Program. Training a dog can be very difficult if you don’t know what you’re doing. This dog training book is a contemporary and genius instruction manual that will guide you through dog training in a matter of 3 steps. No modern dog owner should ever go without this training manual as it is very simple to follow and helpful in all of the necessary tasks such as potty training, human interaction behavior, other pet interaction behavior and all around doggy manners. $17.99. BUY.
Teddy Tank. Just think how much your children will love to watch their new fish swim in their cuddly Teddy Tank! If you keep fish in the tummy bowl you will be glad to know that when you remove the inner tank for cleaning, you can wash Teddy as well. Kids will get a kick out of feeding fish through Teddy’s mouth. There are other uses for the bowl as well. Store jelly beans, colored rocks or marbles, pennies or peppermints. When you purchase the Teddy Tank you will get everything you need, except the fish! Set contains an 18-inch plush Teddy Bear, 10 second voice recorder to record a personal greeting, a one gallon bowl and an LED soft glow night light. You also get 8.8 ounces of acrylic gravel, Velcro bow, a plant you can use in the fish bowl and of course the fish net. $50. BUY.
“Dewey’s Nine Lives: The Legacy of the Small-Town Library Cat Who Inspired Millions” by Vicki Myron is based on nine separate stories of cats who made a difference in people’s lives. These amazing, heartwarming stories told by “Dewey’s mom,” Vicki, are sure to make you realize the significance of your own pet. The stories deal with real situations that in the end make a big difference in everyday life. “Dewey’s mom” understood that pets are an important influence in people’s lives and can be the one to change them for the better. $14. BUY.
It's Me or the Dog: Season 1. Watch some of your favorite episodes from Animal Planet’s “It’s Me or the Dog: Season One” on DVD. Victoria Stilwell, expert dog trainer, helps families transform their dogs. Untrained pets can cause stress and separate a family. Victoria steps in and helps families with seemingly untamable dogs take control of their lives. With the help of a “pet cam” plus observation and interviews, she helps families see what they are doing wrong and corrects their methods. $60. BUY.
Pez Dog Treat Dispenser. Treat your pet to a treat. The PEZ Pet Treat Dispenser is a modern take on everyone’s favorite snack, PEZ. This giant collectible dispenser has a beagle head on top that dispenses an all natural, real meat flavored treat. Each package of treats contains six treats that can easily be refilled. The PEZ dispenser even comes with an extra treat package. The PEZ dispenser is also available with a grinning hound head. You enjoyed PEZ growing up; now let your pet have the same experience. $12. BUY.
Moleskine Cat Journal. Remember your cat. As the years go by people can forget the funny or cute things their pet used to do. That is why Moleskine created the Cat Journal. There are four different tabbed sections that you can personalize. The 202 included labels for the different sections include everything from daily life to the little things you don’t want to forget they did. Labels include feeding schedule, health record, memories, breeds list and much more! So don’t take your pet’s life for granted. Remember the things you need to for now and the things you want to remember even after they’re gone. $14. BUY.
Stop buying expensive cookies for your dog from stores. Make your own for a fraction of the price with the book, “You Bake ‘em Dog Biscuits Cookbook” by Janine Adams. With over 50 delicious recipes, you can make everything from training treats to healthy snacks. Also included are tips and advice from experts, as well as ways to reward your dog for good behavior. Your dog will be begging for more of these yummy snacks! $11. BUY.
When it seems like the Michael Vick dogs from Bad Newz Kennels have been forgotten, “The Lost Dogs” by Jim Gorant reminds us of their struggle. “The Lost Dogs” tells the story of several dogs who faced being euthanized but despite the negative associations with pit bulls, were rehabilitated and can live happily in new homes. The book describes the dogs’ struggles and torture that they endured during their time at Bad Newz Kennels. Take a look into the lives of these dogs and see what big hearts pit bulls really have. $15. BUY.
Bone-Shaped Spa Basket for Dogs. Long gone are the days of simple pet grooming. Enter the age of pet spa treatment. Your dog deserves being pampered and this super cute Spa Basket is perfect for the job. Made with all-natural products and organic oils to provide aromatherapy for your dog and acts as a natural flea repellant. Kit includes shampoo and conditioner, shea butter paw rub, a bathing sponge and an in-between bath spritz so you can freshen your dog up conveniently. $40. BUY.
If your pooch likes to be pampered than this is the perfect doggy oriented gift. This Cain and Able Collection Doggie Spa Pack comes in Lavender and Peppermint scents to leave your puppy relaxed and smelling sweet. The modern look of the metal basket with the little rubber duckie will make any pooch beg for a bath. This is also a beautiful gift for the contemporary pet owner. Buy your pooch and all his friends a Doggie Spa Pack before the next scheduled bath time. BUY.