SAN DIEGO (Dec. 1, 2008) – Whether already a pet parent or thinking about adopting an animal this holiday season – giving special treats and toys to pets can be a great way to thank them for the unconditional love and companionship they give all year long. To help pick out the best pet gifts this year, PETCO, the nation’s leading pet specialty retailer, has selected the following top 10 items from its 2008 holiday selection.
PETCO Ho, Ho, Ho Sweater – $19.99
This holiday sweater will keep pampered pooches warm during cold winter months. This stylish doggy wardrobe addition includes white faux fur around the cuffs and hat, with easy-to-use Velcro fastening, a slit for a leash and Ho Ho Ho embroidered on the back – and it’s machine-washable.
Dog Whisperer by Cesar Millan – Price Varies by Product
This signature line of products by Cesar Millan helps keep canines healthy, happy and well-mannered. From healthy nutritional products to dog care and training tools, the Dog Whisperer product line offers anything a pet parent could want to have a wonderful human-animal bond with their dog.
CatIt Fresh & Clear Small Drinking Fountain for Cats – $29.99
Quell the thirst of any frolicking feline after a long playtime. The drinking fountain continuously filters water for those finicky felines who only drink from the tap.
Dickens’ Closet Simply Sophisticated Beige Carrier – $49.99
Add some style to any pet parent’s accessories when carrying a small animal in this trendy bag. Animals weighing 10 pounds or less will love relaxing in the faux fur of the bag while being toted around town.
K&H All Season Snuggly Sleeper – $129.99
This bed is so comfortable, pet parents will want to snuggle up next to their pooch. The Cool Bed III insert can be used when the weather heats up and the safe plush heated pillow insert brings in winter warmth through the holiday season. It has a removable cover for easy washing.
SmartCat Cat Climber – $169.99
Save space and let cats «hang out» in the house – literally – by sitting on three ledges that conveniently hang on any door in the home. This new playground for cats lets them play for hours on a rigid, easy to assemble platform that won’t get in the way.
Ultimate Dinosaur Dog Toys – Starting at $30
These heavy duty dog toys are made with two layers of industrial-grade luggage material and one layer of soft fleece on the outside, with seven seams to lock it in place. Even the feistiest of Fido’s will ha