Dogs (aka our best friends) give us so much unconditional love that it's fun to treat and honour them too. We've gathered items from Canadian businesses that are perfect for your dog or the dog lover in your life. We hope you enjoy our dog lover gift guide featuring items from amazing Canadian businesses.
Two Dapper Pupz
Calling all Dog Moms & Dads! Based in St.Catharines, ON, Two Dapper Pupz is your one-stop shop for collars, bandanas, and bow ties for your furry friends. Not only do they offer a selection of patterns and prints, but they carry matching scrunchies!
Snag one of these adorable sweaters from Blonde Ambition in honour of your furry friend, because who doesn’t love Weekends, Coffee and Dogs?! Plus a portion of all proceeds from all sales are donated to animal rescue services!
Looking for a one of a kind portrait of your pup? Painted on wood, these stunning portraits from Lovebug Selfies are perfect for your home, or the office. Plus, they offer free shipping anywhere in North America!
Lunation Bowties is an online pet accessories and t-shirt shop based in Ingersoll, ON that carries so many items perfect for dog lovers. We especially love this completely customizable tee (it's only $15!) and these modern and trendy floral dog bandanas.
Nancy Carol Studios
Nancy Carol studios is a stationery company based out of Port Moody, BC. They create original, hand illustrated cards for all occasions. Here’s our favourite greeting card for “The Best Dog Dad Ever!”
Based in Calgary, AB, Crochetty Rose specializes in handmade accessories for the whole family - including your fur babies! Keep your pup warm with these adorable knit sweaters and beanies from their Pet Zone Collection.
Use discount code: “FREECANADA” for free shipping anywhere in Canada.
Looking for an environmentally friendly pet bed for your pup? Based in Hamilton, ON, Former Fibres pet beds are made from 100% up-cycled fabrics, which means they are “lightweight, non-allergenic, non-toxic, naturally anti-bacterial, and resistant to rot and odour.” The perfect eco-friendly option for your best friend.
If staying home with your dog sounds like the perfect night, these mugs and wine tumblers from DIYxe were made just for you and they make the best gifts. DIYxe is an online shop based in Martensville, SK.
“Stationery for all life’s moments” from Jaybee Design. Locally owned and operated in Calgary, AB, they create a variety of greeting cards, wall prints, enamel pins and notepads. Check out our favourite pup themed card!
Malamoose is an online pet accessories shop based in Calgary, AB. They specialize in snuffle mats and fleece tug toys. Not sure what a snuffle mat is? Let us give you the low down. The snuffle mat can be used by burying your dog's food under the flaps of fabric. This helps to slow down feeding, increase mental stimulation and can be helpful for dogs suffering from separation anxiety or recovering from surgery. You can read more about the various ways to use the snuffle mat and why it's beneficial on their website.
We absolutely love these 3D paper dogs from Sofs Designs. The best part is that you can purchase kits and build these 3D paper dogs on your own. Sofs Designs is an online shop based in Saint-Lazare, QC.
A Little Confetti
No matter your age, dog-themed birthday parties are something we can totally get behind. A Little Confetti is an online party boutique based in Calgary, AB. They have adorable dog-themed plates, napkins, birthday candles and cups with FLOPPY EARS!!
Aster & Vine
Are you a craft lover and want a little Sunday afternoon project? Aster & Vine is a fibre arts and craft supplies online shop based in Rossland, BC. They have this fun 'Pets Welcome, Humans Tolerated' embroidery kit available in their online shop.
Bark Buddies Shop
Bark Buddies Shop is your one-stop shop for all things dog related. They have everything from leashes, collars, bowties, toys, bandanas and even paw & nose balm! Bark Buddies Shop is based in Brighton, ON.
Sunshine Laser Creations
Sunshine Laser Creations is a custom wood sign company based in Cochrane, AB. They make these awesome 'Best Dog Mom Ever' wood ornaments or mini-signs you could keep up year round. Michelle, the owner and creator behind Sunshine Laser Creations, is a happy dog mom to Shelby, an adorable Australian shepherd.
Looking for a new fashionable dog collar? Coconut Collars based in Calgary, AB is the answer. They have so many incredible fabrics to choose from so you'll definitely be able to find a design that suits you and your pup. And the best part, their dog collars aren't only fashionable, they feature high quality and durable hardware.
Big Wi/d Boutique
Big Wi/d Boutique is an online shop based in Vancouver, BC. Their "Tell Your Dog I Say Hi" sweaters, tees and mugs are definitely a favourite around here and with dog lovers. The best part is that with every purchase they donate to dog rescue organizations. If you live in Vancouver, make sure you check out their website because they sometimes host pop-ups.
We hope you enjoyed this round-up of items from businesses across Canada that are perfect for dog lovers! If you're looking for more pet related items from Canadian businesses, check out the pet section of the Shop Local CANADA directory.