If you have a friend or family member that is obsessed with the puppy they just got and you want to get them a special gift for their puppy, putting together a giant gift basket is a great idea. There are many items you can put in the gift basket that the dog and the owner will actually need. Here are a few things you'll want to consider putting in the basket, and you may want to ask if the dog has any specific allergies or conditions in advance.
Bath and Grooming Supplies
Dog shampoo that won't dry out the skin and that has a nice scent is ideal for puppy owners, along with a brush, ear cleaner is the breed is prone to ear infections and a trimmer. All of these items are a great option, and there are skin moisturizers, dry shampoos and hair accessories you can stick in the gift basket. There are many dog grooming accessories based on the breed of dog.
Treats and Chew Toys
Durable high quality treats and chew toys are always appreciated. There are sticks designed to help you throw a ball with ease, and large molded figures you can stick treats in for the pets to find. Bones to help clean their teeth and freshen their breath, bones that help keep the teeth worn down and other healthy delicious treats can be used as rewards and during training. Bath bones are ideal fillers for the gift basket.
You can get a collar or leash that is the owner's favorite color or that has the owners favorite sports team displayed. You can get items like a doggy bed or blanket that has the pups name embroidered on it, or you can get dishes for feeding that are labeled with the dog's name. Even a cute container for treats that has the dog's name displayed will be a great gift.
If the owner likes to carry their dog around with them and the dog is small, a name brand carrying case could also be a gift that is appreciated, if you know the owners style and what they would pick out for themselves. If you have someone in your life that treats their dog like their child and the puppy is the center of their world, make sure you get them some dog gifts that show how much you care about the dog and how happy you are for them.