Christmas 2014: 10 best gifts for animal lovers

Whether you really love your dog or know someone who does, these are best gifts for animal lovers this Christmas

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1. Alessi Lupita Dog Bowl: £49.95, selfridges.com

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That big old bone isn’t just decorative - it makes filling and cleaning this dog bowl a doddle, because it’s easy to pick up. There’s a double-bowled, cat-themed version available in a range of cute colours, too.

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2. Anthropologie Mooreland Pillow: £118, anthropologie.eu

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American artist Starla Michelle Halfmann has created this magical-looking deer cushion as an Anthropologie exclusive. Not a fawn fan? Go for the equally rainbow-coloured raccoon pillow, which comes in a smaller size for £88. 

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3. Dachshund Cardboard Dog Storage: £34.95, notonthehighstreet.com

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No need to worry about walkies or dander with this sausage-dog-shaped unit for storing treasures. Slot together the cardboard sections to create a four-legged friend.

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4. SMA Dog Biscuit Maker: £50, selfridges.com

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When it comes to the crunch, homemade dog biscuits are far more special than shop-bought snakcs. This set comes with recipes, cutters, non-stick baking plates and a tin to keep everything crisp. 

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5. G-Paws Pet GPS Tracker Dog and Cat Nav: £49.99, firebox.com

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For cat owners inspired by this year’s Cat Watch show on the BBC (or dog guardians who are jealous of all the attention that the moggies have been getting), here’s a tracker small enough for any collar so that you can follow your pets’ adventures.

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6. Kitty Coasters: £15, finestimaginary.com

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Think that coasters are a bit prissy? Well, this laser-cut set of pusses is cool for cats, as well as for tabletops that need protecting from drips and spills.

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7. Premium Leuchtie LED Collar: £38.50, petspyjamas.com

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Funky and functional, an LED collar means that your dog will be spotted on even the darkest of winter walks. 

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8. White Rabbit England Rabbit Lamp: £78, notonthehighstreet.com

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Not on the High Street is awash with products to personalise, but this ceramic bunny lamp is special enough on its own. It emits a lovely, soft glow and has ageless appeal.

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9. Suck UK Cat Scratching DJ Deck: £16.99, amazon.co.uk

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An alternative scratching post for hep cats that will save sofas and curtains from idle claws.

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10. Woof Box: £21.99, woof-box.co.uk

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This one-off gift box is packed with treats for good dogs. And if your pet can’t get enough of the organic biscuits, toys and grooming products inside, there are three-monthly and six-monthly subscriptions available.

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