Calling all dog moms and dog dads—It’s officially DOGust! This summer month, we love to dote on our furry friends. Whether you’re looking to give your pup a relaxing spaw day at home or refresh to pet-funked air with a new candle, we’ve rounded up the best maker gifts for dogs (and those who love them!)
So get ready to spoil your doggo. Each one will unleash a shower of love on your doggy BFF, earning you a definite round of a-paws!
Celebrate DOGust With These Pawsome Gifts for Dogs and Dog Lovers
Because Dogs Supply Co (IL)
Sorry I Tried to Make Friends With a Skunk…Twice
Maker: Megan VanParis
This team of dog-loving chandlers celebrates the playful side of pup ownership. Each candle is named after a fun, frolicsome spin on dog life, like this precious plea, “Sorry I Tried to Make Friends With a Skunk…Twice.”
Mr. Wigglebottom's (TX)
Maker: Michelle Cook
Furry friends get into their fair share of mucky messes. This specialty dog shampoo removes odors and repels insects with a fresh blend of cedar wood, cypress, and citronella. Plus, 10% of sales help foot the veterinary and grooming tab for dogs in need.
Jenny the Hemp Goddess (MI)
The Best Dog Balm
Maker: Jennifer Watt
Soothe your dog’s trouble spots with this ultra-nourishing balm. Just massage a generous amount into cracked paws, itchy skin—anywhere that’s pestering your pup. Jenny the Hemp Goddess whips up hemp seed oil, tamanu oil, cocoa butter, and more into a pet-safe (and lick-friendly!) blend that your dog will love.
Pawsitive Collections (NY)
Maker: Elaine Le
Being a puppy parent is a super-rewarding experience, but the process takes patience! When you need a self-care break, light this breezy and rosy Puppy Love candle. Positive Collections dampens the scent, so it won’t overpower your pup’s sensitive snout.
Mystic Roots Creations (OR)
Organic Dog Sunscreen
Maker: Wendy Christiansen
Even dogs need to defend against bright summer sun rays. Red raspberry and carrot seed oils team up for an unbeatable layer of sun protection. Now, there’s nothing between you and leisurely, sun-splashed walks or boisterous beach days!
The Blissful Dog (MN)
Maker: Kathy Dannel Vitcak
Wave goodbye to dry, cracky, and crusty noses! Sweep a finger-full of this ultra-conditioning nourisher to soothe irritated snouts. Plus, you can celebrate your favorite dog breed with one of over 100 tin designs!
Ology Essentials (TN)
Full Spectrum CBD Pet Oil
Maker: Kayla Fioravanti
Even animals can benefit from the effects of CBD! Ology Essentials brings its expertise to the pet realm to share the reported calming and balancing benefits of CBD with dogs and cats. Just add a few drops to food or snacks!
Popo Bear Pups (NY)
Large Fierce Lion Dog Leash
Maker: Renee Kowal
The pawshest pups deserve the most fashionable leash! When he hears this colorful leash jangling, Fido will come dashing for the day's walk. There are dozens of colors and patterns to pick from, so you can strut in style!
Glitter Hound Candle Co (AZ)
Banana Mutt Bread Pet Odor Eliminator Soy Candle
Maker: Pamela Tirado
Our furry friends sure are adorable—but they can give off a fierce funk! This odor-eliminating candle banishes icky smells from the air and replaces them with a warm aroma of fresh-baked banana bread.