If you've got an animal lover on your holiday shopping list this year, consider yourself blessed. Yes, really. Shopping for anyone can seem like a daunting task, especially if you don't know what they're interested in. But, since you already know what this person likes, you can get a head start whether they're a cat lover, dog lover, or even unusual/unique animal lover.
Feel free to go a little deeper by figuring out what kind of animal lover you're shopping for. Are they the kind who deserves an award for being the bestdog mom, or are they just really in to watching those can't-look-away animal documentaries? Your answer to this will help you land on a thoughtful, adorable gift they'll cherish for years to come.
Best For The Animal Fact Lover
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The animal lover in your life will love whatever you get them, as long as it's somehow related to— you guessed it—animals. So, don't overthink it. See below for the best gifts for animal lovers in 2022.
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Best For The Animal Fact Lover
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The Illustrated Compendium of Amazing Animal Facts
They may not be able to hear the hummingbird's song at night, but at least they can listen to the soft sounds of this solar-powered hummingbird wind chime. It glows and comes alive in the evening after charging all day in the sun.
The recipient of this gift is going to thoroughly enjoy adding this flamingo-inspired mug to their collection, and it may just become their new fave. They'll love sipping tea out of this while watching animal documentaries on Sundays.
These mugs feature hand-carved animals—and even better, they support a cause dear to any animal-lover's heart: protecting endangered species. For each mug sold, $5 is donated to the Global Wildlife Conservation.
Get a scanned paw print of your gift recipient's pet and you can have it printed onto this cute, dainty ring. (Beware: their partner may get jealous that they'll be showing it off more than their engagement ring.)
Their puppy's paws probably go through a lot, so they deserve a little care. This dog-friendly wax cream has moisturizing and healing properties that can be used to soothe their pup's paws or dry nose.
This wine holder will be the topic of conversation the next time someone spots it in the background of your friend's Zoom call. It holds (and like any loyal pup, safely guards) one 750 mL bottle of wine.
The house can be a zoo at times, so make it easier for them and their furry friends at meal time with custom mats for each individual pet. Their puppies or kitties will never have an excuse for mixing up each others' treats anymore.
You know when temps start to drop, there's nothing that feels as good as ending the day cuddling up with their furry friend and a glass of wine. Pair this with their favorite bottle of vino for a gift you know they'll use.
Nothing screams nature like curious black bears, gorgeous deer, and strong moose. If they're a fellow mountaineer who loves the outdoor animal scenery, napping in this luxurious blanket will encourage their wildest wilderness dreams.
If your animal lover is up at early hours of the morning walking the dog, they will seriously appreciate this sweatshirt. While it won't guarantee it'll make their walks more enjoyable, it does guarantee great style.
This frame is going to fit right in with the rest of the family photos, and will give anyone yet another excuse to take more adorable pics of their pup. Bonus points if you put a picture in there when you gift this to them.
If you're a gamer, you'll know that Animal Crossing is one of the most popular games out there. And, if your animal lover already owns a Nintendo Switch, trust that they will be hooked to this game in no time.
If your friend likes all things ocean life, they will fall in love with this sea turtle calendar. Bonus points if they also practice sustainability! This calendar is made with eco-paper, which helps reduce the carbon footprint of production.