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    17 Practical, Yet Adorable Things For Animal Lovers

    You need this stuff anyway, so you might as well get the most adorable versions possible.

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    1. A smartphone stand that will probably be the only cat in the world to let you use your electronics in peace.

    Available in two colors, as well as two alternate styles.

    Promising review: "I use it at work to hold my phone and it's too cute for words and holds my smart phone perfectly. Made well, nice and heavy, not too big or too small. It's the perfect size and when I need to charge my phone, I just turn it sideways and it still holds it perfectly." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $7.50.

    2. Or an elephant version also offering storage for pens, pencils, and other office supplies — or whatever else you want to put inside it!

    Promising review: "I was in the market for a cute and petite pen/cell phone holder for my desk at work and this does just the trick. It's holding about three pens and two highlighters for me just fine right now. My Samsung S8+ sits on its trunk very sturdy. I can't tell you how convenient it is and how tidy it's made my desk." —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $14.59.

    3. A llama that brings no drama — just a precious handmade mug from which to sip your morning coffee.

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $40.

    4. A bar of soap that makes washing your hands after using the bathroom so much more enjoyable.

    Available in three breeds.

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $9.99+.

    5. A charming shower curtain you otter install right this minute!

    You can also get the same design on everything from t-shirts to pillows, if you want to fill every nook and cranny of your life with cute otters.

    Get it from Laura Graves on Society 6 for $69.99.

    6. A shark-shaped tea infuser that is just about the only shark you'd ever hope to encounter in the water, tbh.

    Available in five other non-animal designs.

    Promising review: "Works great! Holds plenty of tea so you can make any kind regardless of leaf size. Comes apart and cleans easily. Holds onto straight rimmed cups great but due to the angle of the mouth, curved or angled rims tend to tilt the tea tail up and out of the water some." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99.

    7. Or if you really want to live every week like shark week, you can also get this hammerhead bottle opener and corkscrew combo.

    Available in chrome or brass.

    Promising review: "I was pleasantly surprised with the weight and quality of the bottle opener. It was easy to open and the cute design makes it comfortable to use." —jennifer dyer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    8. A pair of oven mitts that will make removing baked and roasted treats so much more bearable.

    Also available as polar bear mitts.

    Promising review: "The claws eventually curl a bit from heat, but the brown paw pad prevents any heat from transferring to my hands. Also it forces the less helpful people in my house to pull things from the oven as they can then wear the bear mitts to do so. I've given these as gifts to my boyfriend and parents and they all love them." —Penguin Parade

    Get it from Amazon for $20.

    9. A key holder to place at the front door and help ensure you never get locked out of your nest (er, house) again.

    Available in four colors.

    Promising review: "This thing is cute and I love it. I didn't know that the bird was also a whistle, but I was pleasantly surprised. The adhesives on the back of the house are strong and work great. This would be a fun gift (for yourself or your friends) — glad I bought it! I'll never lose my keys again!" —Beth

    Get it from Amazon for $4.96.

    10. A set of six erasers featuring "lucky cats" because what could be more auspicious than having an adorable feline to clean up your scribbles?

    Usually cats just cause messes, not clean them up!

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $8.

    11. A collection of measuring spoons your cat hopes you'll use to bake them some special treats.

    Promising review: "Not only are the cat measuring spoons adorable, but they are practical and great for measuring spices and all the small things! Great to give as a gift or keep for yourself. Great quality!" —Jess

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    12. A set of hedgehog dryer balls that help soften fabrics and separate clothing in the dryer to allow for better airflow.

    Promising review: "I have noticed a difference especially with my towels or my bed comforter. They help fluff them up and dry more quickly. I keep them in my dryer all the time. The design is really cute as well." —Active Mommy

    Get it from Amazon for $8.

    13. A tote bag you'll want to buy at breakneck speed.

    Promising review: "I bought this for a granddaughter who loves giraffes. She was thrilled with it and carries it everywhere — to school, to the gym, etc. It's big enough for her to carry all her extra clothes, books, etc. One of the best gifts I have given her." —Lindal

    Get it from Amazon for $27.94.

    14. A critter-filled sheet set so you can pretend to be roaming the wilderness spotting all your favorite animals even when you're just lying down for a nap.

    Available in twin, full, or queen sizes.

    Get it from Walmart for $37.99+.

    15. An upholstered ottoman hiding a secret in its body — extra storage space!

    Also available as a hippo (with or without storage) or pig (without storage).

    Promising review: "Looks like the picture, no complaints. I wish the storage area was the entire body cavity, not one small square, but it's a good remote caddy. It's sturdy and soft, and some storage always beats none." —Freck

    Get it from Amazon for $55.99.

    16. A toilet paper holder that will have ewe actually excited to go buy some extra TP at the store.

    Get it from Walmart for $44.94.

    17. And a set of cabinet pulls so adorable, you'll wag your tail every time you see them.

    Get them from ModernEarthBoutique on Etsy for $6.75 each.

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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