Happy Pets, Healthy Planet!
Looking for the perfect gift that will have dog lovers and cat lovers seeing green this holiday season? Check out our fave eco-friendly finds that can help reduce your carbon paw-print!
1) For the Modern Mutt: Anderson Dog Bowls and Treat Jars
For the discriminating diner, these beautifully green dog dishes can make mundane kibble seem like a five-star culinary creation! These slightly elevated dog dishes and treat jar canister are made of solid acacia wood, highlighting its natural beauty. Includes a stainless steel Bowl. Starting at $35 for the small bowl - find it at UnleashedLife.com
2) Geodesic Kitty Dome & Scratcher
How adoro is this green Geodome kitty habitat and scratcher?! Designed by Elizabeth Page Smith for Kittypod, this darling dome is made of superior grade durable recycled cardboard and features two points of entry and an interior scratchdeck for plenty of kitty clawing and nesting. Easy to assemble, and stackable with integrated tab connections, this beautifully crafted design would be a fun addition to any room of the house. Around $54 at KittyPod.com
Inspired by the squirrel-obsessed dogs in Pixar's "Up" movie, the Squirrel! Hemp Dog Collar features colorful squirrels, whimsical oak leaves and acorns. Longer lasting than synthetic webbing, hemp is a great option for rough & tumble dogs that like to get dirty and wet. Scrub it by hand or throw it in the wash if it gets dirty and it'll be good as new! Available in small, medium, & large. Matching leashes available. Around $28 at ArooStudio.com
Show your love for the best kind of recycling there is and spread the word! Featuring "Recycle. Adopt a Dog," this sweet and soft tank is made of 100% Organic Baby Rib Cotton. Collar, arm holes and hem trimmed in dark green. Made in the USA. Around $29 at Muttropolis.com
5) Reuse & Re-chews: Milk Jug Critter Plush Dog Toy
Why throw away your used water bottles or milk jugs when you can stuff them into this toy for crinkly fun! Dogs love the the crunch, crunch, crunchy sound and what better way to recycle your used plastic milk jugs?! This clever toy does not have any stuffing, but does have two squeakers for added fun. Starting at $15 at Doggles.com
6) Recyled Itty Bitty Kitty Teepee
How cute is this itty bitty kitty teepee?! What kitty wouldn't love to invite their tribe over to this darling cardboard creation made of 100% recycled and recyclable cardboard? Rustic with a modern chic, this charming cat house is a sure bet for those in search of fashionable and attractive home accessories for their curious kitty! Around $24 at LoyalLuxe.com
7) Bone-Appetit Recycled Rubber Pet Placemat
For the messy eaters on your list! This handy placemat will protect floors from the four-legged food-flingers and sloppy drinkers in the house. Made from recycled materials, this black bone-shaped placemat is perfect for your eco-friendly pet lover on your list. Its simple design is sure to complement any home decor. Made in the USA. Around $16 at Muttropolis.com