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15 Perfect Gifts for the Pet Parent in Your Life

April 24th is National Pet Parents Day, and what better way to celebrate than to gift the dog mom and cat dad in your life something special.

15 Perfect Gifts for the Pet Parent in Your Life

April 24th is National Pet Parents Day, and what better way to celebrate than to gift the dog mom and cat dad in your life something special. From the last-minute vet visits to the early-morning walks in the rain, pet owners know it takes a lot of care and dedication to keep their companions happy. And while they're no doubt shown thanks with endless puppy kisses and cat cuddles, it doesn't hurt to show them you recognize their hard work, too! Figo is built by pet parents, for pet parents, so we compiled some of our favorite wish-lists items into one great list.

1. All Food Is Dog Food Dish Towel

novelty dish towel

Who needs a vacuum when you have a dog? If your friend's dog eats everything and anything in sight, this funny, super-absorbent dish towel is for them (and their pup). The perfect funny kitchen towel for your dog-loving friends. Grab it here.

2. Farmhouse Pottery Pet Bowls

dog bowls

A special treat for the four-legged member of your friend's family. Designed in the Farmhouse Pottery signature style, this piece will make both pets and people happy. Grab yours here.

3. Embark Breed Identification Kit

embark dog dna kit

Embark captures 220,000 genetic markers to tell pet parents as much as there is to learn about their dog. Discover a dog's breed and relatives with this popular DNA kit! Grab yours here.

4. Cat Tarot Cards

cat tarot cards

An entertaining and modern twist to the classic deck of tarot cards filled with whimsical and fun cat illustrations and feline humor. This set of cat-themed tarot cards includes a guidebook revealing how to learn from a cat’s wisdom. Grab yours here.

5. Furbo Dog Camera

Furbo dog camera

 This treat tossing, full HD wifi pet camera has a built-in 2-way audio feature and is compatible with Alexa. If you know a pet parent heading back into the office, this is the perfect gift for them! Grab it here.

6. BadMarlon Deauville Pet House

Pets so good pet house

From the BadMarlon Collection, the Deauville House features an asymmetrical design, open front, slotted roof, and side openings. It adds an interesting piece of architecture to any space. Grab it here.

7. Dapper Dog Wine Bottle Holder

dog wine holder

This dapper Dachshund wine holder is a perfectly giftable conversation piece for wine and dog lovers alike. Grab one here.

8. Coming Up Daisies Scrunchie and Bandana Set

matching dog bandana and scrunchie

Now your favorite dog mom or dad can match their best friend. Show the world their special bond with a bandana for their dog and matching scrunchie for them. Grab them here.

9. Deep Cleanse Shampoo Dispensing Brush

deep cleaning brush

Bath time just got easier with the Deep Cleansing Shampoo Dispensing Brush. With the built-in soap dispenser, this bath brush promotes an effective yet gentle clean of either your dog or cat's coat. Grab one here.

10. PetSafe Come With Me Kitty Harness and Bungee Leash

cat harness

The PetSafe Come With Me Kitty Harness allows your friend and their cat to break the outdoor barrier together. Designed with comfort in mind, the harness is lightweight, breathable, and easy to wear. Grab it here.

11. Chums Trail Dawg Pack

dog pack for hiing

Everyone needs a bag devoted to man's best friend. Store treats, water, and more with the Trail Dawg Hip Pack. The best part? This hip pack comes with a collapsible dog bowl, perfect for giving your furry friends some water on the trail when none is nearby. Grab it here.

12. Kanopolis Retangle Cat Bed

cat bed shaped like TV

The unique design of this cat bed is the shape of a TV, so it's perfect for all your television-loving pet parent friends. Tune in and watch their cat snooze in style! Grab it here.

13. Walter Chandoha Cats Photograph Coffee Table Book

cat coffee table book

Cats leaps into the archives of a genre-defining artist, spanning color studio and environmental portraits, black-and-white street photography, images from vintage cat shows, tender pictures that combine his children with cats, and more. Your cat-loving friend will love displaying this on their coffee table. Grab it here.

14. BarkBox Subscription

barkbox with dog

A monthly delivery of dog joy: it's the perfect idea for dog lovers and their pups. Your friend will love opening the unique, curated boxes and your dog will adore their tasty treats and fun toys. Grab one here.

15. Donation to Animal Shelter

humane society gift card

If your pet parent friend is an animal lover with a charitable soul, they'll love a donation made in their honor

The Humane Society of the United States

is always a safe bet, but there are tons of local rescues that you could turn your donations to as well. And if you're looking for more ways to help homeless pets, you could even volunteer together!


Lizz Caputo is a Content Strategist at Figo, animal enthusiast, and owner of a rescued senior American Bully. Her hobbies include checking out new restaurants in her area, boxing, and petting dogs of all shapes and sizes.

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