As you know, pets are members of the family. This is especially true for your friend who thinks (rightfully) that pets deserve all the love and privileges breathing beings can get.
So, what meaningful present can you give to this person? This article is going to show you some ideas on what type of things would make great gifts for any pet lover in your life!
Some of the truly meaningful gifts are pieces of art.
This is especially true if your friend has a favorite animal, and they want to immortalize it on canvas. There are dozens of artists who make great “pet art” – paintings, sketches, photos, paw-shaped pet portraits and as long as you pick a design that captures the spirit and energy of the animal well, the more meaningful it will be to your friend. Not to mention that this wall design is going to enhance the spirit and artistic expression of their home, too!
If you don’t care about original art but know that your friend likes figurines, there’s always the option of getting them a pet-themed figurine! There’s everything from cats playing the piano to a dog playing basketball to a pet-themed chess set. They make great decorative pieces as well as conversation starters.
Pictures of the Pet
Is your friend always taking pictures of their pet or taking selfies with it? Time to put to use all of those pictures they’ve sent you over the time and get a photo album that is specifically designed for pet pictures! These albums are made so photos can be easily inserted and removed without damaging the pages. And because they have animals on them, it’ll somehow be better than any other generic photo album out there! Your friend will love this thoughtful gift, which will allow it to preserve precious moments between them and their pet.
Of course, you shouldn’t neglect gifts that are meant to pamper your best friend. If you know they also love their pooch pampered, then show them some love by getting them some quality shampoo and conditioner for their pets. They will appreciate it!
You can also get your friend a spa set in form of the paw-shaped bath bombs. Pet-themed bath salts are always a good gift too! These gifts don’t need to be expensive or even store-bought. If you want to give your friend something that’s more DIY, look up another gift idea – pet treats!
Can’t Go Wrong With Food
When at treats – you should also treat your friend with some baked goodies in the shape of their favorite pet! You can get these treats in the shape of dogs, cats, or even horses! Food is always a great choice as a gift because people just love eating. If your friend likes to bake, you can also get them some pet-themed cookie cutters and other baking supplies to help them shape their treats into the form of their favorite animal!
And don’t forget – you can also use these treats as birthday cake decorations! The more meaningful a gift is, the better!
Gift Certificates and Gift Cards
If your friend likes going out with their pet or simply doesn’t separate from it, then get them some gift certificates to places, like pet-friendly restaurants! You might think this idea isn’t very special or thoughtful – but it really is. It shows that you know your friend well enough to know that they love their pet and want to be able to take it wherever they go.
You can get your friend a gift card to their favorite department store, pet supply, or even a place where they can pamper their pets. This gift is useful and practical but still shows that you paid attention to what your friend likes enough to know they’d use the gift card on pet supplies.
Certificates and cards are a win-win situation for both parties! You definitely want to give this as a gift if you’re not sure of what else would work – it’s boxed, ready-to-go, and easy to mail out.
Accessories for Pet Lovers
Jewelry with a pet design is always great to give as a gift. If you want to invest in this product, make sure you research the designer and their style – this will ensure that your friend likes it! This way, not only will they appreciate what you got them but also show it off to other people to see.
Pet-themed luggage tags are definitely another idea if your friends love traveling with their pets, and don’t forget about pet-themed keychains! We’ve all seen those adorable keychains of cats and dogs, so why not get one for a pet lover? The keychain will remind them of their beloved pets whenever they travel or need a spare set of keys.
Whether you’re looking for something practical like a paw-shaped bath bomb set or jewelry with your favorite animal on it, there is something here for everyone. Hopefully, these ideas give your search an easier start and help make gift-giving a happier occasion for everyone!