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    32 Gifts For Your Friend Who Just Seriously Loves Dogs

    Warning: *tons* of cute pup things ahead!

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    1. A pug planter — *fantastic* if they're both equal parts plant and puppy parent.

    Reviewer image of pug planter with potted succulents

    Promising review: "It is small but so cute you can either put a plant or a small oval candle in it. Really cute 😊." —Madeline

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    2. A desk-friendly 2021 day-to-day calendar that's based on the popular @dog_feelings Twitter. For the friend who wants to start each and every day on a paw-sitive note!, Amazon

    Promising review: "These is the cutest calendar in the world. Since it's 2020 we just randomly selected a date, read the silly thoughts of the dog and giggle at home. It's definitely something to look forward each day. Good quality and nice size." —Cristina Rodriguez

    Get it from Amazon for $14.39.

    3. A handmade print if they've been searching for wall art that perfectly depicts their puppy love.

    Wall art with blue outlined illustration of dogs

    Get it from emma on Society6 for $11.39+ (originally $18.99+).

    4. An incredibly sentimental pawprint picture frame that comes with a clay or ink set, so they can document the imprint their fluffy friend has had on their heart. *Weeps.*

    Reviewer image of an photo frame with picture of their dog and a paw clay impression on the other side

    Promising review: "This is a perfect set!! Well-made and good quality. The directions were easy and this was a fun project. I made this as a Christmas gift to go along with our new puppy! I even cut a little piece of her hair and tied a ribbon on it and glued it onto the side of the paw print. Now we have her baby photo, paw print and hair to look back on as she grows." —Csm

    Get it from Amazon for $19.54+.

    5. An illustrated acrostic poem tote bag to spell out their fave furry friend's best qualities. From a Frenchie to a Siberian Husky, you select the breed and let this two-sided carrier do all the rest.

    Photo showing both sides of tote with illustration of cavalier king charles spaniel on one side and poem about the dog on the other
    Uncommon Goods

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $45.

    6. A sequin changing pillow that you can personalize with a pic of their adorably photogenic pup. Now you see them! *Cries tears of joy.* Now you don't. *Cries real tears.* (Let's just keep it on their face shall we?)


    Get it from OliverandOliviaKids on Etsy for $22.17+.

    7. A cozy Boston terrier sleep mask because if they spend every waking minute talking about their dog, why not give them something that will help them catch some Z's to dream about them, too.

    A faux shearling sleep mask featuring a Boston terrier puppy design with polka dot antlers, satin lining, and an elasticized head strap
    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $4.99 (originally $6.99).

    8. A soft and perfectly blunt T-shirt that just says it how it is. Because, TBH, dogs will never cancel plans on you and never not take your side in an argument.

    Flatlay shot of the T-shirt that says "Dogs > people" with a complete outfit of boots and jeans

    Get it from SkyCollections on Etsy for $10.99 (available in sizes XS–2XL and in V-neck, racerback, hoodie, or sweatshirt styles).

    9. A slim shockproof phone case to show they're a bone-a-fide dog lover.

    Close up of phone case covered in different illustrated dogs

    Promising review: "Love the design. Dropped my phone down and elevator shaft and it survived in this case." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    10. And a phone mount so that they can watch back the memories they made in the dog park. This charming little gadget even has a swivel head, so they can adjust the angle their phone sits at.


    Promising review: "I totally recommend! It holds my phone perfectly (iPhone 11) and it looks durable. The grip on the bottom is really helpful for all kinds of surfaces. I also love how you can turn the head to adjust the phone angle. Overall, I love it!" —Sandie

    Get it from Amazon for $10.98, and here it is in the Husky version.

    11. A veterinarian set if you're starting them off young. Get this for your little one whose heart has been taken by a loyal, four-legged friend. Whether they have stuffed animals to play with or an actual family pet, this set is sure to give an extra dose of adorable.

    Vet play set with play medical tools, two x-rays, and a cone collar—all in a handy doctor’s bag
    Uncommon Goods

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $30.

    12. A pair of customizable socks so even if they're not together, they can see their furry bestie's face wherever they go.

    Promising review: "Had the best Idea to gift my friend these pair of socks with her corgi face on them. The material of these socks are so soft and look comfy. I just know she’s going to love them. I want to buy another pair for my hubby with our Pom's face on them." —Felicia Huang

    Get it from Amazon for $14.59.

    13. A hilariously relatable card game if your friend just happens to have a canine companion who perfectly reflects their appearance (and personality).

    Photo showing the contents of the pack of cards including pictures of people that look like dogs like a person with black bowl cut beside a black pug.
    Uncommon Goods

    This is a memory game with a unique twist: See if they can match the owner with its furry twin, starting with the pack of cards face down. Ready, set, fetch!

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $16.95.

    14. A tote they can wear to save them the effort of asking that same question every time they see a total cutie trotting down the street.

    A pink tote with the graphic of a hand and the text "Can I pet your dog?"

    Get it from Cat Coquillette on Society 6 for $24.99+.

    15. An insulated tumbler if they're someone who doesn't shy away from letting the world know that they'd rather be stuck indoors with their pup than a human. Perfect to keep cold drinks cold and warm drinks hot if they're out walking their buddy.

    Reviewer holding mint green tumbler that has the words "I prefer dogs over people" on it

    Promising review: "I work at a daycare for dogs so the saying works great but the cup itself I love. It does exactly what it says, keeps everything either cold or hot and I have tried both just to make sure. Love it !!!!!" —Sandy Glasgow

    Get it from Amazon for $22.15.

    16. A glass blown Labrador ornament so they can really get in the holiday spirit and have their good boy truly represent the star of their tree.

    the golden ornament

    Promising review: "Have the black lab version also, and both are great quality and well made. Bought for myself but would make a great gift for the labrador lover in your life." —Flatmattress

    Get it from Amazon for $12.96.

    17. Or a felt cowboy Corgi Christmas ornament that definitely doesn't disappoint in the fluffy tush region.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $10 (originally $12).

    18. A woolen dog face pillow perfect for your friend who really, REALLY wants a pup (but will have to settle with this cozy cushion for now). They can snuggle up and take naps on it while dreaming that they're living their best, dog-owner life.

    Three cushions with the faces of a pug, french bulldog and golden retriever on them
    Uncommon Goods

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $25.

    19. A pack of reusable grocery bags if they live sustainably and love dogs — someone we all should aspire to be, IMHO.

    Seven varieties of the shopping bags with golden retrievers, pugs, poodles, corgis, and chihuahuas on them

    Promising review: "Very cute, sturdy, and holds a lot. I have had a set for a couple of years and they are still perfect with weekly use. People are always commenting on how attractive they are." —Geri L. Witt

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $12.99.

    20. A handy magnetic bottle opener to gift them with the cutest new bartender in town.

    A beer beside the dog bottle opener with a bottle cap in its mouth
    Uncommon Goods

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $15.

    21. A DIY for Dog Lovers book if they're super crafty and need some ideas for their next artistic endeavor. Their pooch is their number one inspiration, after all!

    Front cover of book with a dog sitting on a chair and pictures of examples of DIY projects

    Promising review: "Too-cute gift for any dog lovers out there! There's nothing worse than starting a craft you can't finish, but thankfully all of these projects are thoughtfully explained and don't seem daunting at all." —Mel Larsen

    Get it from Amazon for $10.89, Target for $10.89, or from a local bookstore through IndieBound.

    22. A pair of corgeous ankle socks that will give them a reason to take their shoes off the next time they're in your home — which saves you from being that host. A win-win!

    A pair of knit ankle socks featuring "Hey Corgeous" text and split graphics of a corgi's front and backside
    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $1.39.

    23. A journal and keepsake book if they're the type of parent whose camera roll grid is just *filled* with pup pics. Seems like they might need another outlet to document all their precious moments with their furry child?

    Hand holding the yellow "My adorable dog" book with illustrated bones on it and a place to put a picture of the dog in at the front
    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14.95.

    24. A super-soft sherpa throw blanket that they can snuggle under for their annual screening of 101 Dalmatians.

    Green throw blanket with westies on it shown in a living room setting

    Get it from Art of a Coonhound on Society6 for $59.99+.

    25. A bamboo wireless phone charger because obviously their phone needs to be 100% juiced up to capture every *single* trick their doggo does.

    The bamboo charger with a pug face etched into it

    Get it from cloughscustomgifts on Etsy for $28.99

    26. A puppy starter kit equipped with virtually everything a new pup and parent will need. This adorably useful gift will have them thanking you for making it such a warm and easy welcome into the home.


    This cute and convenient pack includes: a snuggly dog teddy, three heat packs, a "real feel" heartbeat, a super-soft snuggle blanket, a puppy teething aid, and a puppy's first play toy.

    Get it from Petsmart from $69.95.

    27. A Smoko hotdog light if they're someone who's not a fan of the sun going down earlier in the winter; this will bring them so much joy they'll actually look forward to their evenings starting at 4 p.m.

    The hotdog light illuminated in a bedroom setting
    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $18.

    28. A collection of punny coasters if they miss going to bars and need a little pick-me-up for their homemade cocktails to rest upon.

    the coasters

    Get it from Target for $15.99.

    29. A dachsh-ing mask they'll always remember to put on before leaving the house — because, honestly, this face covering is worthy of a million compliments.

    A dachshund printed face mask

    Get it from Jenn Inashvili on Society6 for $11.89+.

    30. A comfy personalized sweatshirt that expresses their adoration for their fluffy ball of energy in a subtle, ~sophisticated~ way.

    Woman wearing a navy blue version of the sweatshirt with the illustration of outlines of the ears of a dog and the name "Dolly"

    Get it from BarkleyandWagz on Etsy for $39.99+ (available in sizes XS–2XL and in eight crew or hoodie colors).

    31. A sterling silver necklace with a pup pendant to satisfy that "Something Shiny" request on their Christmas wishlist.

    Person wearing a silver necklace with a labrador pendant

    Get it from Silversmith925 on Etsy for $25.98+.

    32. And (because I couldn't write this post without including something for their Number One, Ride or Die, Best Furry Friend) a Santa hat if they celebrate the season and want to match *perfectly* for the annual holiday card.


    Get it from Chewy for $7.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL).

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