Who has the most fun with holiday gifts for pets -- dogs, cats or their people? Kitty Corsage, a Seahawks dog collar, a cushy bed – fetching ideas for all.
“L” is for local; “E” is for eco-friendly.
Serve your pet dinner in style with a bowl fit for royalty. Porcelain food bowls, by Seattle tableware designer Rosanna Bowles, feature classic black-and-white stripes and “Le Chat” or “Le Chien” emblazoned across the center in gold. $22–$36 at rosannainc.com L
Get ready for blastoff with this rocket toy that is made in Seattle and is out of this world. Stuffed with organic catnip, it makes an irresistible crinkly sound and has tassels for Kitty to paw and pounce at. The toy features the face of Klaus, one of Oskar & Klaus’ feline mascots, as the kitty astronaut. $12 at oskarandklaus.com L E
Sit. Stay. Win! Every day is Blue Friday when you dress your 12th Dog to cheer on the Seahawks. This comfy, adjustable nylon collar sports the Seahawks name and logo, and has a snap closure and D-ring. $10 at Bed, Bath & Beyond
This 32-inch round dog bed bears a sweet quote from the children’s book, “The Velveteen Rabbit,” about how toys become real. It reads, in part: “Generally, by the time you are Real, most of your hair has been loved off and your eyes drop out and you get loose in the joints and very shabby. But these things don’t matter at all, because once you are Real you can’t be ugly, except to people who don’t understand.” $150 at sugarbooandco.com
Celebrate your Nordic heritage by outfitting your pooch in this cute, soft Viking warrior hat with plush horns, metal studs and a comfortable Velcro chin closure. Sizes XS–XL. $16 at Citydog (Ballard and downtown) and dogopet.com
These rugged canvas dog toys bear realistic photos of a football, old shoe, fire hydrant, stick and gnome for a clever toy that looks almost like the real thing. They’re stuffed with 100 percent recycled cotton and a squeaker to keep Fido entertained. $10 at DIGS (Ballard) and ore-pet.com E
The fashion-forward feline knows that when it comes to accessories, more is more. This wearable flower, made in Portland of soft Ultrasuede, fits most 3/8-inch collars with an easy-on, easy-off elastic loop. $10 at sweetpicklesdesigns.com L
Your dog will be entertained for hours as they chew, lick and bite their way to releasing the treats inside this disk-shaped toy. The interactive puzzle was designed by professional dog trainers; the toy also helps with separation anxiety while you’re away. $30 (plus get 10 percent off when you mention the Holiday Gift Guide) at All the Best Pet Care
Give your pet a gourmet taste of the tropics. Made in Sequim from human-grade shredded or sliced meats and seafood for a grain-free diet that mimics natural prey. Festive flavors include Hana Luau (tuna), Lahaina Luau (chicken) and Lomi Lomi Luau (wild salmon and chicken). $1–$4 at Mud Bay L
This oh-so-modern cat bed combines style and comfort, with a soft Lycra interior, washable pillow and an optional heated bed warmer to keep Kitty cozy and warm. Cats love the enclosed space, and it includes a one-year warranty. $60 unheated/$89 heated (plus 10 percent off when you mention the Holiday Gift Guide) at All the Best Pet Care