When thinking of gifts we can’t forget our furry friendly four legged family members. Here are our favorite ethical gifts for dogs and cats. From toys to beds there is something for everyone.
Flexing to twice its length during tug-of-war, this S-shaped dog toy is a fan favorite. The smart design makes it a natural for fetch, tug-of-war, keep away, and other dog-and-human games.
West paw is a Certified B Corp and this is responsibly sourced and made using zero-waste materials. It’s also BPA Free, Latex Free & FDA Compliant
Snorkl is designed for dogs who love bones, boomerangs, and tug-of-war. Snorkl’s fun tug shape makes it perfect for high energy dogs and great for human and dog play or dog and dog play. It is also made with Recycled Ocean Bound Plastic!
and leashes come in tons of different patterns, are handcrafted in Oregon, and made from recycled plastic bottles!
Check out the Noggins & Binkles vegan cork “leather” collars for a more glam look – a PETA approved brand and made eco-friendly vegan cork.
This leash from Awoo allows you to adjust 7ft leash to any size desired, and it’s made from 100% GRS-certified recycled polyester cord with BPA- and PVC-free silicone end caps. They also say that the average purchase from AWOO helps repurpose the equivalent of 5 plastic bottles! A great ethical gift for dogs and the people who love them.
The Woven Dog Leash from United by Blue is from their (R)evolution™ collection which repurposes water bottles and transforms them into a durable, versatile yarn. They are water and stain-resistant and come with a lifetime guarantee.
An ultra-sensitive dog shampoo and conditioner. Made from naturally-derived ingredients and no harsh chemicals, their formula uses only the best ingredients all from the US.
Fur-Zoff is hypoallergenic, odor-free, and made from 90% post-consumer recycled materials.
Match with your pup by getting them a custom-name dog hoodie! HouseDogge is committed to being as eco-friendly as possible and their hoodies are made with a natural cotton-blend with natural wool lettering.
Handmade in NYC, Little Bear Dog Apparel upcycles remnant specialty fabrics whenever possible to create fashionable dog apparel. If you want your pooch to look as fashion-forward as you, check out her designs!
Does your dog suffer separation anxiety? Try Molly Mutt’s ingenious dog bed duvet. It allows you to recycle old pillows, blankets, etc. by using it as stuffing while comforting your pet with your scent.
Harry Barker’s luxury dog beds are made with an eco-friendly cotton blend, natural dyes, and are hypoallergenic. The bed inserts are also sustainable, stuffed with eco-fiberfill made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastics.
Jiminy’s dog treats are different from your standard treats, replacing animal protein with crickets, as they are a more sustainable protein source. With just one bag of Jiminy’s treats, 220 gallons of water are saved. Jiminy’s also uses the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals as guidelines for their own sustainability goals within the company!
You may have heard of upcycled clothes, but have you heard of upcycled treats? Shameless Pets helps to prevent food waste by transforming surplus produce into nutritious dog treats. Some foods that are commonly upcycled at Shameless Pets are apples, bananas, egg shells, sunflower meal, and sweet potato.
With the winter months coming up, get the Winter Dog Paw Rescue from Best Friend Beauty as an ailment for healing dry, chapped, rough paw pads and even noses. And 15% of every sale is donated to stop animal testing and cruelty!
The Cat Cave is a cozy and comfortable pet bed handmade from all natural wool.
Each Cat Cave is hand felted with love from the highest quality soft merino wool available to ensure that your pet is happy and healthy.
Made of recycled cardboard, non-toxic corn starch glue.
Save your furniture from your cat’s claws with the Ripple Rug! It’s made from recycled water bottles, easy to clean, and the perfect invention to keep your cat busy.
These ocean-friendly cat collars from Supakit come in PETA-approved vegan leather or textile made from SEAQUAL, a material created from recycled plastic from the sea. They come in a variety of colors and patterns and have a waterproof, fray-resistant band.
Earthbath has products for cats as well and this Hypo-Allergenic Grooming Set for Cats is fragrance-free, perfect for felines with sensitive skin or allergies.
These are made from 100% organic and cruelty-free certified New Zealand Wool and completely biodegradable. Handmade by women and people with disabilities in Nepal, Friendsheep Wool empowers disadvantaged women and those with disabilities, providing a livable wage and ethical working conditions.
Friendsheep Wool has great organic catnip – it’s 100% USDA certified organic and is completely free of pesticides, toxic fertilizers, and sprays.
Want to prevent your cat from eating outside grass which likely contains pesticides? Try growing your own cat grass indoors! Ready in 10-14 days, cat grass is known to help with digestion and furballs.
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