What do you buy for the cat owner who has everything? Buying them something they can groom their cat with or give to their cat doesn’t feel much like a gift for the person!
What gifts can you buy for cat owners? Robot vacuums for picking up cat hair are a good start. These help a cat owner keep their house tidy without having to put in lots of effort. Cat bedding sets, cat tea mugs, salt and pepper shakers and more are all available at a good price. They could be cat shaped or just have a picture of a cat on them.
If you’re still not sure what to get for them, just ask. They might surprise you and ask for something completely different—nothing to do with cats. Who knows?
Cat Related Gifts
If you’ve had a good browse around our website, you’ve probably digested quite a lot of cat information already. So let’s take a moment to talk about you, and cat-related gifts. No, we’re not talking about gifts for cats; you can see our cat accessories or cat toys pages to find a wide range of items that your pet might be interested in. We’re talking about gifts for you!
The market for cat gifts is already pretty saturated. There are companies out there who create and sell cat Christmas presents, cat birthday presents, cat stocking fillers and just about every angle on presents for cats you can think of. There are even people who’ll help you host a cat birthday party if you really want to.
What’s less well catered for are people like us and you. People who love cats, are probably a little more obsessed with cats than we’d freely admit to, and have a house filled with cat-themed accessories. So instead of talking about buying more treats for our cats, we want to talk about cat-related gifts. We want to talk about birthday presents for cat lovers, Christmas presents for cat lovers, and the whole “gifts for cat lovers” market.
Let’s face it, all your friends know how much you love cats. They probably already buy you cat-related gifts every year, and you’ve might even have had duplicate presents before now. It doesn’t have to be that way! There are actually some really great items out there for people who love cats; things that you won’t be discreetly trying to take back to the store a week after you’ve received them. Let’s take a look at some of the coolest ones we’ve found!
Cat-Related Gifts For Cat-Related People
We’re trying to bring you two positives with this information. Firstly, if you’re a devoted cat owner, you probably have friends who love cats as much as you do. That’s how cat ownership works; cat people just seem to be able to identify each other in the street, and form friendships! When it comes to gift-buying time for them, we bet you could use some great gift ideas that relate to their interests, but aren’t cheap or useless. Having looked high and low for you, we think the items we’re about to list would be a great present for any feline enthusiast.
The second positive is for you personally. We’re not saying you should buy a gift for yourself; although of course there’s nothing wrong with that. Instead, you can direct people to this page when you’re asked what you want for your birthday, Christmas, or whatever other celebration you might observe. If people are going to buy you cat-related gifts anyway, you might as well make sure they buy you something that you actually want! We’re confident that you’ll be interested in at least one or two of the products we’ve found below. If we’re wrong, you can always let us know in the comments. We’d be happy to hear from you!
Without further ado, here are five great ideas for presents for cat lovers.
bObsweep PetHair Robotic Vacuum Cleaner and Mop
So, we think we already know what you’re thinking; a vacuum cleaner is a really bad gift. In normal circumstances, we’d agree with you. In the case of this specific model, we don’t. This is a vacuum cleaner that takes care of that one bit of pet ownership that you can’t stand. OK, that’s not entirely true, it doesn’t change litter trays for you. But it does get cat hairs out of the carpet for you, really easily, without any need for direct intervention from you. Because it’s specially designed for the task, it does a far better job of it than a normal vacuum cleaner, too. And as if that weren’t enough, it also doubles up as an automated mop!
Customizable Cat Bedding Set
Black & White Cat Salt & Pepper Shaker
We really weren’t going to include any basic household goods in this cat-related gifts list. And then we went looking for them. And then we saw this. Take a good, long look at the image to your left. Isn’t it adorable? Also, isn’t it a really basic idea, but one that you’ve never seen done before? We’ve seen salt and peppers shakers which are shaped like cats, but we’ve never seen one that actually IS a cat, holding the salt and pepper for you. Simple, cute and effective. It won us over with one glance.
The reason it looks great is because every single unit of these that’s sold is hand crafted. Someone has spent time and care with each one, hand moulding it in polyresin and painting it for you. The eyes are real glass, and have a worrying ability to peer directly into your soul and scream “buy me”. The salt and pepper shakers even come with the product. In fact the only thing that doesn’t come with it is the actual salt and pepper itself. We probably won’t mark them down for that, though. This is another gift that’s ideal for those working to a budget. And yes, we’re seriously considering ordering one for ourselves. It’s the eyes!
Cute Cat Tea Mug
Our final entry for now on this list of perfect cat-related gifts is one that no good home should be without; a tea mug. In truth, the device sells itself short by describing itself as a tea mug. It can also be used for coffee, and it’s more of a teapot than a mug. There’s a detachable strainer in the lid you can use to get your mug just right, or you can do away with that entirely and just brew bag coffee instead. The mug is capable of holding 14 ounces of liquid, and withstanding temperatures of up to 150 Celsius. Basically, it’s durable, it’s reliable, and it has good capacity.
We haven’t mentioned the most important part so far, of course, and that’s the fact that it’s shaped like a cat. It would have no place on a list of cat-related gifts if it wasn’t! Much like the salt and pepper shaker, we’re surprised that nobody’s brought a quality product to market that looks like this before. A cat’s tail makes a perfect shape for a handle. Of course it does! The lid with the cat ears is simple, but cute. As a bonus, it’s not so obviously cat-themed that you’d be ashamed to take it to the office with you.
This is something you could use at work or at home, as a nice nod to your personality, without coming across as slightly crazy. That makes it a pretty strong choice as a gift! It doesn’t break the bank, and it’s something either you or the person you’re buying for will actually use. What more could you ask for?
And There We Have It!
Those are our five favourite cat-related gifts for the here and now. That’s not to say we won’t change them in the future; we always revise all the content on this website, and we’re forever looking for new products and information to bring to you. We’ve tried to include items that feature at both the low end and the high end of the scale, so even though there are only five options, there should be something to fit everybody’s price range. We also think that these are unusual items that you probably wouldn’t find in a high street store. Most importantly of all, they’re things that we’d happily have in our own home. And we’re no more crazy about cats than you are; or at least we don’t think we are, anyway!
Thanks For Stopping By…
Thank you for taking the time to stop by and read our list of cat-related gifts. We hope we feel like it was worth your while. Have we missed anything obvious? Have you seen a great potential gift for a cat person that we haven’t seen? Let us know in the comments! We’re always open to feedback, and we always like to hear from you. Still got time to spare? Why not check out our cat behaviour guide, or our guide to essential cat stuff? We consider ourselves a one stop shop for all things cat related, and we’ve got information on the site covering everything from cat health aids to cat furniture. Everything a happy cat and a responsible owner could want!
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