Valentine’s Day is a time to share love with our closest companions and family, and that includes our furry friends, too.
We know picking out the perfect gifts can be a challenge, especially when it comes to choosy pets. While chocolate and champagne are perfectly fine for adults, they are off limits for animals. Don’t worry, we’ve got some items we know you will feel good about giving your pet. You may even get a few cuddles in return.
The Animal Rescue Site carries hundreds of pet products, treats, toys, home furnishings, bath and hygiene items, dietary supplements, and clothing. We’ve combed through all of them to find this list that’s sure to carry something your pet will love.
Check out this lovely list of Valentine’s Day gift ideas!
Once you open a bag of Riley’s Organic Peanut Butter and Molasses Dog Treats, you immediately smell the delicious puff of Peanut Butter. Put your nose a little closer and the Molasses sweetness comes out comes out to greet you.
Your dog will love the crunchy sweet, while savoring the always popular Peanut Butter goodness.
These premium PawsGive bully sticks are made from free-range, grass fed cattle and are free from chemicals and preservatives, making them the perfect alternative to rawhide treats. Bully sticks are a safer and healthier alternative to rawhide and can help reduce plaque and tartar build-up as your dog chews.
Who doesn’t love that?
PawsGive Antlers are a great alternative or addition for large dogs (over 40lbs) that easily chomp through regular sized chews. These are premium grade “A” naturally shed antlers will satisfy any dog’s need to chew and at the same time help to scrap off unwanted plaque and tartar from teeth.
Treat your cat to some stress relief with From The Field’s catnip. Inspired by cereal box prizes, each two ounce tub contains a surprise cat toy hidden inside. The high-grade, potent all-natural catnip includes the leaf and flower, all grown in the best outdoor conditions before being harvested with care.
Like people, cats need vegetables in their diet to aid in digestion and to provide balanced nutrition. Kitty’s Garden supplies your cat with the tasty green grass that it craves, and gives cats a safe alternative to nibbling on your potentially toxic houseplants.
Place Kitty’s Garden near your cat’s food dish and watch them nibble with delight!
The Original KONG Dog Toy is considered by experts to be the world’s best dog toy. The bright red color makes it easy to find, and the exclusive, super-bouncy natural rubber compound from which it is made is virtually indestructible by even the heaviest chewer.
KONG toys are extra tough, and provide tons of fun for playful pets. Your dog will love this gift!
Keep your pets guessing — and exercising — with this paw-shaped laser pointer that is fun for both pet and pet owners alike.
Whether you have a cat or a dog, this pocket-sized laser pointer will keep them entertained at the push of a button. It’s also easy to take anywhere, so you can have some fun on the go!
This toy is perfect for active dogs.
The Throw & Tug Dog Toy is thrown like a football, used for playing tug-of-war or simply as a chew toy.
This tough rubber toy is durable and versatile. It has a smooth surface and easy-to-throw shape, and also floats in water for active play wherever you and your furry friend travel.
Every cat loves the thrill of the hunt, and Freddy’s Feather wand can provide that entertainment at the flick of the wrist.
This wand is made of all-natural materials, and can help your cat work out their instinctual urges through a healthy exercise routine.
The twirling mechanism and replacement system are one foot away from the feather toy, so your cat never comes in contact with the small metal parts. Enjoy hours of safe playtime with your feline friend without any worry!
If there’s one thing we know about cats, it’s that they love finding fun places to hide nd take naps.
While at sleep or play, cats love the fun and cozy features of this colorful cat cave. Made of durable, easy-care canvas and lined with engaging crinkle paper. It easily collapses for convenient storage and travel.
Where your cat fits, it sits, and with the Crinkle Cat Cave, they can do it in style!
Superstar cat behaviorist Jackson Galaxy has partnered with pet product manufacturer Petmate to launch this line of innovative cat products based on his 20-plus years’ experience working with cats.
The Base Camp Hub Combo will help your cat build up confidence and indulge their natural instincts. This cat playground is also a safe haven.The nylon tunnel that zips on to the Hub encourages stalking and exploration, with additional zippered portals to add extra tunnels in either mesh or solid nylon.
This is the “paws-itive” play experience your cat has been looking for!
Bath & Hygiene
PawsGive Soothing Chamomile and Oatmeal Shampoo contains the natural botanical extracts of chamomile, cactus, and calendula, along with essential fir needle oil, colloidal oatmeal and aloe vera to create the ultimate skin care experience for dogs.
This luxurious shampoo gently conditions the coat and remoisturizes sensitive, dry, itchy skin. It works as a natural cleanser to clean the skin and coat without harsh irritating chemicals. And it leaves the coat clean, smooth, and manageable while restoring natural moisture.
Treat your pet to a healthy and clean coat this Valentine’s Day!
Waxy build-up, along with dirt and debris can cause ear infections leading to painful itching, scratching, and bad odor. PawsGive Ear Cleaner was developed by Veterinarians to gently deodorize, clean, dry and acidify the ear canal.
This ear cleaner will help you prevent problems before they start, and it’s gentle enough for everyday use.
PawsGive Krill Oil Plus Soft Chews for dogs contain Omega acids 3, 6, and 9, the super antioxidant Astaxanthin, and Vitamins A, E, and Biotin. These great tasting chews promote healthy skin, normal shedding and may alleviate discomfort from dry or itchy skin.
These chews are some of the most comprehensive skin and coat supplements you can give your pet. They are ideal for any weight range and can be fed to your furry friend as a beneficial treat or reward.
Old dogs are perfectly capable of learning new tricks, sometimes they just need some help taking the first few steps.
PawsGive Hip & Joint Complete supplement is a powerful, hypoallergenic soft chew that supports normal joint function, flexibility and healthy joint cartilage in dogs. The chews contain Glucosamine, Chondroitin, MSM, Creatine, Turmeric, Boswellia, Hyaluronic Acid, Vitamins, Minerals and Omega Fatty Acids, plenty of goodness to help pets of any age reduce the pain associated with joint stiffness or arthritis.
If your dog regularly acts skittish or anxious in public or at home, the solution may be a new shirt.
The Thundershirt is a drug-free solution for canine anxiety, recommended by thousands of vets and dog trainers worldwide.
This garment wraps around your pup like a warm hug, applying gentle, constant pressure to soothe and comfort. The Thundershirt alleviates anxiety caused by loud noises, separation, travel, and crate training, as well as negative behaviors such as problem barking and hyperactivity.
Both you and your pet will love the calming comfort the Thundershirt brings.
When Valentine’s Day arrives, we all know spring is on its way, but some of us have much anger to wait than others. Winter can be hard on pet parents whose animals just want to run and play outside. Instead of keeping them cooped up indoors, the Zack & Zoey reflective winter dog coat will keep your pet warm on winter walks.
This coat has an anti-pill microfiber fleece lining that will keep your dog warm for many more seasons to come. It also features a reflective trim in a striking chevron pattern to keep you visible and safe!
Grooming and daily cuddles are important for any pet, but who’s to say they don’t enjoy stepping out every once in a while?
With the Tuxedo Pet Bow Tie, your dapper dog will feel at home at even the most formal events. The tie comes in satin black for rubbing elbows with high society, and Tartan plaid for brunches, playdates, and academic dissertations. These ties are made by dog lovers in the Vermont countryside, so you know they come from people who care!
What better way to show your love for your rescue pet than to spread the good word of adoption to others?
The triangular construction of the Adopt Don’t Shop Paw Pet Bandana allows for easy and secure tying for a comfortable fit. You can display the printed message it on the front, back, or sides of your pet’s collar area, and tell others how important it is to support their local shelters.
There’s always love to be found at the shelter. Many rescued pets will spend this Valentine’s Day alone, but they don’t have to feel unloved. Click the button below and send your love to s shelter pet this Valentine’s Day!
Matthew Russell is a West Michigan native and with a background in journalism, data analysis, cartography and design thinking. He likes to learn new things and solve old problems whenever possible, and enjoys bicycling, going to the dog park, spending time with his daughter, and coffee.
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