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    Just 27 Great Gifts For Your BFF (AKA Your Dog)

    This year's been ruff for your pup, or so they say, so gift them a little treat for all their hard work.

    1. A smart bone toy so your dog can stay stimulated and entertained even when you're not around. Simply connect this bad boy to your Bluetooth to manually control it. You can choose up to nine different ways for it to move or choose the automatic play for up to 60 minutes.

    Reviewer's dog is holding a white smart bone toy

    2. A burrow dog bed because your pup deserves their own little space to feel comforted and safe. The hood on top provides a sense of security which may even relieve some of their anxiety. Honestly, I need one for me.

    3. A reviewer and dog-loved classic duck plush you probably see *every* dog own, and you don't want your dog to get FOMO, right? Right! Plus, it's absolutely adorable when the duck becomes their new favorite toy and they bring it around everywhere. Reviewers are raving about how their dogs treat it like a teddy bear!

    Reviewer pic of their dog cuddling with the yellow duck plush
    Reviewer pic of their dog laying with a green duck plush

    Promising review: "We rescued a sweet boy from a shelter this week; he doesn't seem to have ever been in a home or had any toy ever. As he's been acclimating to his new home, I wanted to give him something that was special and in reading all the reviews on this little duck and seeing so many adorable dogs cuddling with theirs, I knew this was going to be the first toy we gave him. He's all cuddly and still puppyish, so it's understandable that he is curious and likes to nab our kid's toys and sneak them away. When we gave this to him today and reinforced that this was his a few times, he quickly started carrying it with him everywhere he went in the house. Cutest was when he carried it upstairs (which also are a new thing that scare him) to go to bed tonight, then found him cuddling with it sleeping. Highly recommended this little duck as a sweet surprise for probably any dog. Ours doesn't seem to care about the squeaky at all, and his hasn't wanted to chew it up yet, but as he opens up and gets more playful, I think he'll catch on to the idea of playing. For now though it is a great comfort for him." —runsonblackcoffee

    Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $6.72.

    4. Or an ever-famous hedgehog toy that every dog seems to be obsessed with. It has a lil' squeaker *and* a grunting noise maker for extra fun!

    Promising review: "This is, by far, my dog’s most treasured toy in the entire house. The medium-sized hedgehog is perfect for my corgi/lab mix. She’s incredibly gentle with her toys, so it has survived three years (and counting). Is it durable and sturdy? Absolutely not. Should you expect a $6 fluffy toy to last any amount of time? Hmm, no. Does the delightful 'grunter' bring unmeasurable joy to my pup? Yes, it does! It’s perfect for pup snuggles and gets lots of love and attention in my house. This toy goes through the washer and dryer every month or so, and the squeaker and grunter have held up just fine (some other toys stop working after being washed). Most of the seam-unraveling is from being washed, and it’s very quick and easy to patch up. These hedgehogs will be a staple in my house for many years to come!" —KatS

    Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99+ (available in sizes S–XL).

    5. A self-warming pet bed because even your lil fur baby gets cold in the winter and would *reeeally* love to be toasty warm all season long with you. It works as insulation by trapping your pet's natural body heat and reflecting the heat back to them!

    A dog sitting inside a crate on top of a grey self-warming mat

    Promising review: "I bought this for a stray but friendly cat that has sort of adopted us. He has a shelter but it is not heated so I figured this would help. First thing I checked was that it did not have any chemical smell and it does not. So far he seems to like it. I may replace it with a different blanket when the weather heats up and put it back in the fall." —Bluffcat

    Get it from Petsmart for $11.49 (originally $13.99).

    6. A pet fountain with multiple layers to give your pup options on where to lap up some water. Should they choose the top level? The bottom level? Who knows! What we do know is how much water is in there thanks to the transparent window to observe your pet's water consumption.

    7. A Shed Defender bodysuit that will keep your pup's fur from getting literally everywhere. This is perfect for car trips, anxiety, and even post-surgery. have to admit they look ridiculously adorable.

    Reviewer photo of a dog wearing a blue bodysuit

    8. nonstick Dash dog treat maker that'll make eight delicious bone-shaped treats at a time, for some special homemade snacks. It's also great for dogs with allergies who might not be able to have other treats! They deserve some love too! 

    Promising review: "Got this for my friend as her dog has a ton of allergies and she can't giver her dog many treats. She was so excited to use this! Loves it!" —anonymous

    Another promising review: "My dogs absolutely loved these treats... they loved the flavors! It comes with several recipes. The treat maker is pretty easy to use, overall. I did try to spoon the dough in, but had better results when I very carefully pressed the dough in... be careful it gets very hot! After the treats come out, you have to clean up the edges to make them look perfect. Great price. I would it buy as a gift for my dog-loving family and friends!" —HeatherLee

    Shipping info: Free delivery with Amazon Prime arriving in 6–8 business days. Non-Prime shipping options will arrive by Christmas (see Amazon’s full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    9. A bestselling bottle of Sniffingtons flavored bubbles so your pup can play for endless hours without having any annoying residue on their fur or face.

    Three images of dogs and the bubbles
    Sniffingtons / Etsy

    Sniffingtons is a Greenville, South Carolina-based Etsy shop offering flavored bubbles, bandanas, collars, leashes, and other dog accessories.

    Promising review: "I bought multiple flavors for my two border collies and they absolutely loved playing with them. Will definitely buy again! The wand is sturdy (he tried taking it out from my hand multiple times) and there’s a lot of solution compared to other dog-friendly bubbles I’ve bought for them. Also, I love how it doesn’t leave any sticky residue on their coats. 100/100 recommend!" —lineth garcia

    Shipping info: Delivery typically takes 7–13 business days.

    Get it from Sniffingtons on Etsy for $8.50 (available in nine scents and unscented).

    10. A soothing anxiety jacket that will add moderate compression on your doggo's body, providing them a sense of safety and comfort, reducing their anxiety during scary times — like thunderstorms, fireworks, another Elon Musk tweet. Just scary things, okay?

    A reviewer's senior dog wearing the anxiety jacket
    reviewer pic of a little dog wearing the pink vest while on a walk

    Promising reviews: "I honestly should have bought this YEARS ago, but I was skeptical that it would somehow magically help my 105-pound German Shepherd who is TERRIFIED of thunder and fireworks... WOW, just WOW! She was a completely DIFFERENT DOG this New Year's celebration, and if I could hear the fireworks, I know she could too! She did get a little nervous on some of the HUGE bangs but again, night and day difference for her!" —BS

    "I HIGHLY recommend this for any dogs who have that nervous energy or get overstimulated; that is where it has been most effective for us. I do suggest it for more 'typical' anxieties as well; it has helped cut out the anxious pacing and shaking, but it's not a miracle cure (at least for us) that makes them immune to those triggers. Definitely worth trying, we are kicking ourselves for not getting one years ago!" —Christine K. (Psst — read this full review for more deets; it's long but helpful!)

    Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $39.95+ (available in seven sizes and two colors).

    11. A ball launcher because let's face it, you probably can't throw their ball far enough for your speedy baby and your arms are getting tired. Play time just got so much more fun for them.

    Promising review: "This is such a genius invention. I'm so happy I don't have to touch my dog's slimy tennis balls anymore, it's so gross. My arm was getting so worn out from trying to throw my dog's ball as far as I could but this thing allows me to chuck the ball all the way to the other side of the park, it's fantastic! My dog has never been more worn out in such a short amount of time, it's so helpful when I don't have time to take her for a long walk to get out her energy. Super happy with this product." —Kristi Merrel

    Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $7.95+ (available in three sizes, six lengths, and with extra balls).

    12. A box of dog-friendly macarons so your fur baby can feel as bougie as you strive to be. They are made of 100% human-grade ingredients like honey, oat flour, and strawberry yogurt filling. Basically, you can both be bougie together.

    Reviewer's dog is licking lips staring at a box of macarons

    13. A set of chew toys for the pup who just loves to play with rope. The best thing to do when they open these gifts is to dump them all out at once and watch them get so excited!

    Reviewer photo of a dog gnawing on a rope shaped toy

    14. A classic Kong toy, which is basically a right of passage for every dog owner to buy one of these. Smear some peanut butter inside it or their favorite treats and they'll be busy for hours.

    Promising review: "I love these things. Whoever designed them is a genius. Not only is the rubber fabulous to chew, but the eccentric shape also produces totally unpredictable bounces, including outright reversals of direction. My dog and I could not be happier, though we occasionally fight about whose turn it is. We both adore the flavor, too." —Amazon customer

    Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in sizes XS–2XL).

    15. A dog car seat so your pup can have their own designated spot in the car to sit without you having to worry about them rolling around the backseat at every turn.

    BTW, the booster can support up to 30 pounds of weight, but the recommend no more than 20 pounds because your pup may be too big to sit comfortably inside! For reference, the dimensions of the booster are 12D x 16W x 8H inches. 

    Promising review: "Years ago, I saw an Instagram dog who had this bed and rode along when his owner took him on car rides and road trips. I used to use a regular dog bed in the passenger seat, but one day, out of nowhere, my dog developed car anxiety. She went from being my errand buddy and riding along with me with no issues to panting, climbing up the passenger door to look out the window, and a couple of times even jumped into my lap! This is one of the best purchases I have ever made. The hook attaches to the dog's harness so she isn't able to jump up or jump out of the bed. It's also lifted so she's able to look out the window. Keeping her in place and able to look out has helped tremendously with her car anxiety, and I honestly don't know how I lived without this product. I highly recommend it, especially at this price point. Love it!" —Joseph Smorol

    Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $59.95 (available in five colors).

    16. A snuffle mat that looks like a patch of grass that'll encourage your dog to forage for their snacks. It's interactive and very stimulating!

    Reviewer's dog is sniffing for food out of a green snuffle mat

    17. A dog paw washer for their stinky, dirty paws you don't want stepping all over your freshly mopped floors. Okay, this may be more of a gift for you than them, but they'll probably love feeling so fresh and so clean.

    18. A four-step pet stair since you ~refuse~ *eye roll* to carry them onto every surface in the house, this will just have to do.

    A small Yorkie terrier is standing at the top of the dog steps in front of a bed

    19. A packable dog poncho because you can't control mother nature and you should always be prepared for whatever the weather may hold. Plus, dogs are honestly just so cute in raincoats.

    Promising review: "For the price, this raincoat is great. It stays on and the fit is adjustable. The girth is really adjustable with a wide Velcro band, so you want to buy according to your dog's body length so you can shield them from the rain. Love the ducky pattern!" —Laura Kao

    Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

    Get it from Amazon for $12+ (available in sizes 2XS–3XL and 17 colors).

    20. An interactive ball that talks and makes noises to keep your puppy busy and active. It says things like "I'm gonna get you" and "Come here puppy" which would sound ominous to anyone but Gizmo.

    Reviewer photo of a dog leaping into the air with a blue ball in their mouth

    21. A set of pet spa day supplies like dog shampoo and conditioner, a dog deodorizing spray, and a soy candle to neutralize bad odors without being too much for your pet. "Ahh, so relaxing. I can't wait to puke on the carpet later." —your dog, 100%.

    22. A puzzle game you can put treats in to keep your pup distracted while you finish binge-watching House of Dragon.

    Reviewer photo of two dogs playing with treat-dispensing balls

    23. An automatic water fountain that allows your dog to constantly have fresh running water to drink out of. They've tried that sad, stagnant water bowl once. Never. Again.

    Reviewer photo of a dog drinking out of the fountain

    24. A hands-free dog leash so your pup can feel the true gift of freedom of running with you without feeling the tug of your arm. Perfect for runners or people who like to juggle a bunch of things in their hands while walking their dogs. Time doesn't stop for anyone, ya know.

    Reviewer is standing with a dog using a hands-free leash

    25. A bow tie dog collar because... it's a bow tie dog collar. Do we need a reason? Bow. Tie. Dog. Collar.

    Reviewer photo of a small dog wearing a red plaid bow tie collar

    26. A container of dog treats with real bone marrow and calcium to help them maintain strong teeth and bones. No one wants weak teeth when there are so many treats to be eating!

    Reviewer's dog stares at a container of Milk Bone treats

    27. A cozy orthopedic dog bed with over 24,000 5-star reviews, which basically means your dogs will truly see how much you truly love them.