Our little fury friends are part of the family, and are treated at Christmas just like the rest of the family. Here's some of our favourite small businesses selling all things animal!
1. Chillipep ,handmade water & food bowls
Handmade local to us on the Pen Llŷn, these pet bowls and stands will look amazing wherever they're placed in your home. You can also buy handmade wooden crate beds to match, if you really want to treat your pets this Christmas! Shop via Facebook here
2. Smug Mutts ,Top Knot Toy £9.99
Handmade in the UK, these dog toys are 100% plastic free, natural and sustainable...which means great for teeth and great for the planet! This small business is on a mission to provide safe, lasting and sustainable dog toys and accessories for your pooches. Online at www.smugmutts.co.uk
3. Paw Fitter ,Matching Owner & Dog Jumper Set £39.99
Who knew you could get matching clothes for you and your dog?! An idea we love and you get to support a small business...how amazing! Pawfitters have a few different matching sets to choose from, but the colours in this rainbow set and the cosy jumpers have us wanting to dress like our fur babies all the time. Shop online at www.pawfitters.co.uk
4. Ultimate Dog Shop ,Rukka Micro Fleece Bathrobe £27.50
For all those doggies that like to run riot after bath time, this is perfect. Wrap your little pooch up in their very own bathrobe! Visit the Ultimate Dog Shop in Betws-y-Coed or shop online here
5. Adra ,Personalised Food Tin £37.95
Throw out the bags of food and keep your pooches dinner in this stylish, personalised tin. Adra is based in Caernarfon and they have the perfect gifts for everyone, especially our much loved pets! You can have a browse in store or shop online here
6. Woofingdales ,Portofino Leather Collection £32.99
If you really want to treat your pooches to a bit of luxury this Christmas, then Woofingdales new Portofino Leather Collar Range is perfect. These pastel colours mean there's something for everyone that your pups will love. Woofingdales is a small business and a favourite of our fur-founder Alfie! www.woofingdales.co.uk
7. Doggy Desserts ,Merry Woofmas Bone £1.50
A whole bakery, in Llanelli, just for dogs...yep you heard us right. This small biz hand makes all kinds of goodies for dogs, from birthday cakes to doggy chocolates, and their Christmas collection looks good enough for us humans! Shop online at www.doggydesserts.co.uk and check out their Great Doggy Bake Off too...each week there's a new recipe to cook for your pooch.
8. Biscuit Barkery ,Natural Dog Treats from £4.00
Guilt free, gluten free dog treats home baked in Wales...the perfect Christmas treats! Their choice of flavours will be a winner with any pooch. Online here
9. Woofingdales ,Reversible harness from £28.99
The only harnesses our fur-founder wears and he loves to roll in the sand and swim in the sea any time of the year! Not only are their harnesses durable and comfy, they are reversible and all available in the coolest, funkiest prints! Summer In The Jungle is a personal fave, but check this small businesses full collection online at www.woofingdales.co.uk keep your eyes on their Christmas countdown sales!