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30 Great Creative Gifts for Dog Lovers

Ask any dog lover, and they’ll likely tell you that dogs aren’t just pets, they’re part of the family! That’s why when it comes to finding just the right gift for your favorite dog owner, we’ve got you covered. Keep scrolling for 30 great creative dog-themed gifts that are sure to delight anyone with a beloved canine companion.

Make a Wish Bracelet


This sweet and simple wish bracelet is made and sold by the Etsy vendor ThePersnicketyCo. As the included note card explains, the bracelet is meant to be worn until its string breaks naturally. It’s at this point that the wearer’s most desired wish will come true. The bracelet is even available in a variety of colors.

Snooty Dog Soap Bar


Both cute and useful, this dog-shaped soap bar makes the perfect gift for a dog lover! Made by Smelly Cat Scents, the Snooty Dog Soap Bar is made to order, and can be customized to match your choice of color and scent.

Dog Butt: An Off-Color Adult Coloring Book for Dog Lovers


This lighthearted coloring book featuring — you guessed it — canine rear ends, will have any dog lover laughing their butt off. If that’s not enough to sell you, each black-and-white image is printed on single-sided high-quality paper for easy coloring and sharing.

Handmade Dog Bookmark


Handmade in the United Kingdom, these handmade dog bookmarks make the perfect gift for the dog lover who also enjoys reading. Each bookmark lies flat between the pages, and measures approximately three inches wide and high. Many breeds are available, including an English Sheepdog, Dalmatian, Border Terrier, Staffordshire Terrier, Boston Terrier, Yorkshire Terrier, and Chocolate Lab, to name a few. The artist will even make slight adjustments to the dogs for the buyer looking for customization.

Dog Addict Mug


This 11-ounce white ceramic mug features an adorable pooch with a cheeky phrase acknowledging that there really is always room for one more dog!

Dog Nose Magnet

From $12.98

Make dog lovers smile every time they open the refrigerator by gifting them a magnet of a dog nose. Available in three sizes — small, medium, and large — this adorable magnet is handmade and delightfully realistic.

Dog Succulent Vase


Who doesn’t love receiving a small succulent? This trendy gift can be made even cuter with the addition of this dog-shaped vase sold by Cuteforyou. The vase even comes in a variety of dog breed options, including: Labrador (pictured), Corgi, Husky, and Schnauzer, among others.

Grounds and Hounds Coffee

From $13.99

Coffee and dogs rank as two of the best things in life, and for those who love to enjoy their morning brew with their canine best friend, there’s Grounds and Hounds Coffee. Available ground or as whole beans, this 100% fair trade and organic coffee makes an excellent gift. Dog lovers will especially adore the fact that 20% of all Grounds and Hounds Coffee proceeds go to support no-kill shelters and rescues.

Pooch Selfie: The Original Dog Selfie Stick


Give the gift of a perfect selfie by wrapping up the Pooch Selfie! Your favorite dog lovers can simply clip the Pooch Selfie to their smartphone case. The squeaky tennis ball then captures their dog’s attention to ensure the perfect selfie each and every time.

Dog Remembrance Frame


If you’re purchasing a gift for a dog lover who has recently lost their beloved pet, then consider this beautiful remembrance frame. Reading “Always Remembered, Forever Loved,” this 4×6-inch frame offers the perfect way to honor a loved pet that has passed.

Best Friends Necklace and Collar Charm


There will be no question about who belongs to whom once you gift this sweet Best Friends necklace and collar charm. While the human recipient can wear the 18-inch necklace, their favorite dog can sport the other half of this “best friends” dog bone. Available in either silver or gold.

“Home is Where My Dog Is” Mug

From $19.00

Any dog lover is sure to relate to the message imprinted on this mug sold by the Etsy vendor Golden Designs by Sarah. This warm and inviting mug is available in four color and size options, plus a variety of color options for the wording. You can even personalize the mug with names and/or dates.

“Dog Mom” T-Shirt


Do you know a proud dog mom? Gift them this t-shirt by the Berkley Rose Co. Handprinted upon order, the shirt is available in nearly 20 color options, and in sizes ranging from extra small to 2XL.

Dog Person T-Shirt

From $19.95

Designed by SWV Clothing Company, this adorable tee will let your favorite dog lover tell the world that they are, in fact, a “dog person.” Each handmade shirt is made to order, and can be customized in your choice of 25 colors. The shirt is unisex, and available in sizes S to 2XL.



No matter how old your gift recipient, they’re sure to love Dog-Opoly! This board game is just like the classic game of Monopoly, but features different breeds and types of dogs in place of the traditional property names. The game is also available in breed-specific versions, including Lab-Opoly, Pitbull-Opoly, and more.

Dog Portrait

From $23.00

Perhaps the only thing that lasts longer than a person’s love for their dog is a piece of art, and this customizable dog portrait by Etsy vendor KTsCanvases is an excellent option. While the portrait itself cannot be personalized to a specific dog, the artist offers 85 pre-illustrated choices covering every major breed and color. Small details on the dog can be edited, or an illustrated flower crown or name can be added.

Customized Dog Socks


The Etsy shop PetPartyCo is the go-to place for adorable customized dog socks. These socks are handmade by a group of “local part time moms” in Portland, Oregon. To order, simply send in your favorite photo of your gift recipient’s dog, choose your sock size and color, and wait to be delighted!

Dog Print Leggings

$25.00 (Children’s) and $65.00 (Women’s)

Babalus is an online small business that has become well known in the dog community for its adorable tops, comfy leggings, and bevy of other cool products. Dog lovers who enjoy yoga — or at least, looking like they might be on their way to the yoga studio — will love a pair of Babalus leggings. While Babalus’s pit bull leggings are easily their best sellers, there are also prints featuring French Bulldogs, Boxers, Bernese Mountain Dogs, Goldendoodles, Basset Hounds, and more. The leggings are available in women’s and children’s sizes.

Friendship Bracelet and Matching CollarFriendship Bracelet and Matching Collar

From $25.00

This friendship bracelet and matching dog collar make the perfect gifts for both dog lover and dog! The Etsy shop EnchantingTigerLily makes each bracelet and collar. The bracelet is adjustable and the The collar is available in a variety of sizes. Buyers can even choose from five pattern options.

Children’s Onesies and T-Shirts


A dog-themed onesie or t-shirt by Babalus is the perfect gift for the littlest dog lovers on your list! Available in sizes ranging from six months to 12 years, these onesies and t-shirts feature fun dog-themed graphics and phrases like “Pit Bull Rescuer (in Training)” and “Home is Where My Doggie Is.”

Doggy Croquet Set$30.00

Not only is this doggy croquet set absolutely adorable, it’ll encourage your favorite little dog lover to get outside to play! Sold by Uncommon Goods, the croquet set includes six colorful dogs, two mallets perfectly sized for children, and two balls.

Personalized Picture Book


Young dog lovers will get a kick out of this personalized picture book sold by Uncommon Goods. Each book is customized to feature the buyer’s desired child and dog. The book is a humorous story about what all might happen if a kid and their pet could talk to each other.

Personalized Dog Poster

From $34.67

We love this personalized dog poster offered by the Etsy vendor HoopsyGifts. To purchase this one-of-a-kind gift for your favorite dog lover, simply submit 20-25 photos that include the dog. The HoopsyGifts artist will then arrange the photos into the silhouette shape of the dog, and add the dog’s name. The poster can even be framed if the buyer prefers.

Pooper Scooper Matching Shirts

From $41.90

Give the gift of t-shirts and a laugh with these matching owner/dog shirts by CanvasAvenue. The adult “Scooper” shirt is available in men’s sizes small to 3XL, while the dog “Pooper” shirt can be purchased in sizes ranging from XS to XL. Each shirt is hand pressed and made when ordered.

Personalized Dog Doormat

From $44.75

Your gift recipient can welcome guests with this adorable doormat that can be personalized with a specific dog’s name and breed. The doormats are available in two sizes — 18×30 inches and 24×36 inches — and your choice of hand-painted or laser-engraved finish. Whichever options you choose, you can be assured that this doormat is as sturdy and high quality as it is cute.

Harry Barker Dog Spa Day Gift Set

From $50.00

Okay, admittedly this one may be the perfect gift for the dog of a dog lover… The Harry Barker Dog Spa Day Gift Set comes with a 100% cotton terry cloth robe (available in a variety of sizes depending on the dog’s breed or type), a bamboo brush, and shea butter shampoo and conditioner. They’re packaged in a cute steel gift bucket.

Custom Dog Face Shoes

From $62.00

Gift these adorable custom dog face shoes and your favorite dog lover can bring their pet everywhere they go! Simply provide Etsy vendor StrayFaces with the desired photo of the dog, choose your U.S. shoe size, and select your desired background color, and your shoes will be handcrafted to order. Best of all, StrayFaces will donate 1Kg of food to dogs in shelters for every $20 spent in their shop.

Dog Shower Curtain


Let’s face it — we’d all rather stay in bed with our dogs than get up and get ready for work each morning. That’s what makes this dog-themed shower curtain such a great gift! Sold by Ahavti Lifestyle, the shower curtain is made of water-resistant polyester.

Dog Blueprints


For those devoted to a specific dog breed, the Dog Blueprint from Uncommon Goods makes a gorgeous gift. This creative piece of art features your choice of dog breed, and includes the various “design specs” for which the breed is best known.

PetChatz: Two-Way Pet Treat Camera


Whether it’s the dog or the human who gets a little anxious when separated, the PetChatz camera is a heart-easing solution — and a great gift! Made in the U.S.A. and completely safe (i.e. no corners or cords to chew), the PetChatz allows a dog owner to check in on their dog’s activity from anywhere and at any time. Completely interactive, this one-of-a-kind product allows for:

  • two-way video “chats”
  • pet-to-parent messaging
  • calming aromatherapy
  • doggy brain games
  • streamable DOGTV

The PetChatz will even dispense treats to the dog.

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