Inspired by her schnauzer Atticus and a desire to brighten lives with some sparkle, each piece by Carrie Cramer Fine Jewelry is expertly handcrafted in Los Angeles by master jewelers. Choose from a variety of breed silhouettes or customize your own. Each piece comes in sterling silver, rose gold, plated gold or solid white, silver or yellow gold. Add a diamond collar or all-over pave diamonds for some extra bling. carriecramer.com
Dogs Never Lie About Love
Just in time for Valenting's Day, NelliDesigns has created a NEW design that speaks the truth for any dog lover. Each candle has a burn time of 8-100 hours and scented with our new "Puppy Love" fragrance with notes of lavender. $28 plus more designs at nellidesigns.com.
Share the love with your ball-loving dog with a bucket piled high with tennis balls. Harry Barker's "Good Dog" Gift Bucket is filled with 15 heavy-duty felt tennis balls designed for durability and long-lasting play! Personalization is available on the gift bucket at no extra cost. $18 at harrybarker.com.
Will You Be Mine?
The WagSwag Harness with interchangeable Fashion Fronts means your furry fashionista can sport a new look, without requiring a new harness. Choose from over 40 designs (pictured here is Be Mine, perfect for Valentine's Day), then simply peel the velcro Fashion Front off the WagSwag Harness and replace with a new one. The harness is made from lightly padded, breathable mesh and nylon fabric and is adjustable at both the neck and chest. $28.00–$29.00 at charlieandspike.com.
Put a Dog On It
Fans of Portlandia and dog lovers alike will love this unisex hoodie by Barkley & Wagz. Features 50/50 cotton-poly blend, pill-resistant air jet yarn, double-needle stitching throughout, double-lined hood with matching drawstring, ribbed cuffs and waistband with spandex, and pouch pocket. $28 at barkleyandwagz.com.
Put a Dog On It Matching Mug
Cozy up with a cup of tea in your favorite hoodie (see above) and matching mug by Barkley & Wagz. Handprinted in the USA; available in two sizes: 11 oz and 15 oz; $14 at barkleyandwagz.com.
Growl Towels, Share the Love
Let the world know how much your loved ones mean to you. Growl Towels’ special messages build stronger bonds and improves attitudes towards dogs. Made of 100% cotton soft velour on one side, terry for a super dry on the other, wrap your Valentine in our loveable creations. growltowels.com
Custom Photo Pillow
One of our new favorite finds is a website, Collage.com, where you can customize everything from blankets to pillows to dog bowls to wall art to mobile phone and laptop accessories, with a collage of your own photos. Pictured here is a 20" x 20" custom pillow featuring photos from our travels with CityDog Magazine! Simply pick your project, upload your favorite photos and voila...the perfect gift for your dog loving loved ones! Prices vary by project; collage.com.
A plush doll in the likeness of your own dog? Yes, please! Cuddle Clones creates custom stuffed animals -- as well as custom, fuzzy slippers -- simply by uploading a few photos of your pooch to their website, adding a few custom items (tails excited, relaxed or laying down, ears up, folded or floppy, mouth open or closed, position standing or lying down) and any special instructions to ensure they get your one of a kind, Cuddle Clone just right. cuddleclones.com
mine® Pet Platter
Turn mealtime into a lovefest! The original mine Pet Platter unleashes natural, healthier eating behaviors and engages dogs in entertaining and rewarding ways. Watch as they explore, sniff, pace and lick their way through every last bite. Naturally slows eating. Good for dry, wet and raw meals and treats. Made in USA. minepetplatter.com
Is it a sleeping bag? Is it a mat? Or is it a bolster bed? How about all of the above! P.L.A.Y.’s Snuggle Bed gives finicky fur kids the ultimate versatility and comfort in plush beds. Sewn with dirt-resistant canvas on one side and luxurious faux fur on the other, this convertible dog bed can be molded into a variety of shapes and uses, offering your hound a heavenly retreat. $55-$109 at petplay.com.
Feeling the Love?
With all of these Valentine's Day gifts for dogs and dog lovers, love is definitely in the air, so mark your calendars...CityDog Magazine and the Maxwell Hotel are hosting a Puppy Love Muttmixer. Join us for some 'heavy petting,' a cocktail or two, and mix and mingle with fellow dog lovers...all in the name of puppy love! For more information and to RSVP, click here.
Tune into Q13 Fox News on Friday, February 10 at 8:20 a.m.! CityDog Magazine founder and editor Brandie Ahlgren will highlight some of the above gifts and more with morning news anchor and fellow dog lover Liz Dueweke!