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These hand-picked gifts are perfect for the special pet-lover in your life.
Personalized charms perfectly capture all the adorable details of your furry friend using sophisticated software and a photo of your pet. The result is a highly wearable sterling silver or 14-karat gold pendant that can be attached to a bracelet, necklace chain, or keychain.
$170 to $600; BabyFaces
Wake up and wag
The Grounds & Hounds Sunrise Rescue Gift Pack has all you need for a good morning, including three bags of 100 percent fair-trade organic coffee, a mug, and a tote bag. The company donates 20 percent of the proceeds from your purchase to support rescue organizations, including Best Friends Animal Society.
$45; Grounds & Hounds
Sophisticated sofa surfers
These watercolor-inspired wonders can be made to match almost any breed. The natural beige textured fabric with printed design is perfect for modern or traditional décor. The 18-by-18 inch square of fluffy puppy comfort ships in two to four weeks.
$88; Olive & Cocoa
A mailman’s best friend
Your dog and cat are part of your family, and they can be front-and-center on your holiday card this year with a pet-themed design from Minted. With greetings like, “Deck The Paws” and “Wishing You Simple Joys & Squeaky Toys,” friends and family will truly feel the holiday cheer.
$163 for 100 cards; Minted
A furry foursome
This set of four porcelain plates is a wonderful hostess gift for any animal-loving friend. The patchwork design cutely captures the images of a Bull Terrier, Scottie, Spaniel, and Whippet.
$64 ;Olive & Cocoa
Dogs on display
Teach a young dog lover the ABCs with this playful piece of art. The Carolyn Gavin design exclusive to Land of Nod is digitally printed on artist-quality canvas. From Airedale and Basset Hound to Yorkie and Zuchon, so many pups have a special spot on this wall hanging.
Treat from afar
The wi-fi connected, app-controlled Petzi Treat Cam lets you watch, photograph, talk to, and treat your pet when you’re miles away. Just pour some dry, crunchy nibbles into the treat launcher and enjoy checking in and delighting your dog with treats.
For carefree cuddles
So much more chic than an old blanket thrown over your couch, these vibrantly colored sofa toppers come in 16 different hues and are made with a waterproof microsuede reverse and double layer of filling. Handmade to order, they’ll keep your couch looking good as new.