If you have pets, you understand that the relationship between our animals and ourselves is a deeply reciprocal one. We give them a home and in return they fill our lives with the purest form of love and comfort. One of the richest parts of pet ownership is finding new ways to take care of our pets and enrich their lives. As a pet owner, one of my favorite experiences is bringing home something new that I know my pets are going to love, or something that I know will make it easier for me to care for them. Here are some products that can improve any pet’s life, helping to make their lives happier and healthier.
This soft, furry bed with an imprint in the middle will help even the highest-strung dog settle down for peace and rest.
These drops, created by Bach Flower Remedies specifically for animals, can help soothe frayed nerves and make stressful events like vet visits or nail trimmings easier on our pets. This non-drowsy, homeopathic formula is great for adding a little peace and calm to your animal’s day.
A must-have for cat owners, Pretty Litter comes in a cheap monthly subscription that ships straight to your door. This litter is lightweight, all but eliminates odor, and even has color-changing diagnostics so you can keep an eye on your cat’s health.
Whether your pets have mobility issues, tend to knock bowls of water over or you’d simply like them to have a fresher source for water, this fountain is the perfect addition to any household with animals. It provides elevation to avoid neck strain, includes a filter that keeps your pet’s water from going stale, and allows you to monitor water intake.
A perfect treat for even older or more sedentary cats, this catnip-infused toy is made with soft felt in soothing colors.
This sleek, cheap carrier attaches easily to leashes and totes, making it the perfect stylish companion for any walk.
Warmer months can be an uncomfortable time for pets with thicker coats, leading to excess shedding and potential overheating. The Furminator, which comes in a variety of sizes for cats and dogs, is a great tool for freeing your animals from top-layer fur while clearing out the deeper, thicker undercoat as well.
If you have an older pet or one with limited mobility, they might struggle to join you on a couch or bed, requiring assistance and supervision. A set of easily stored pet stairs can help pets retain autonomy while making their daily routine easier on their limbs and joints.
Laser pointers are a great way to keep your cat entertained even if you’re low on energy. Lasers can stimulate a cat’s environment, help them use their hunting instincts and keep them feeling enriched and energetic. This pointer doesn’t require specific batteries to function, instead conveniently charging via USB.