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The 35 Best Gifts for Cat Lovers and Their Feline Friends

Purr-fect gifts for both fur baby and fur parent.

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It's so common to see gifts for dogs, but let's not forget about the cat! If you or someone you know has a cat, chances are you understand just how easy it is to become obsessed with the little fluffy demons. Whether you are buying for yourself, or for a loved one, there are tons of gifts for cat lovers.

From toys and treats that will spoil their kitty, to saving them from poop scooping duty—there is always something that will make the life of a cat owner a little easier. And for those who like to decorate with kitty-themed items, we chose some kitty covered decor, and even some customizable items that will remind them how much you love them—and their fur baby. Pair your cat-themed gift with a self-care gift for the owner, and you're sure to have a pleased recipient!

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For an Obvious Explanation
Cavertin Women's Novelty Socks
Now 28% off

It is a cardinal sin for cat owners to move a sleeping kitty from their lap, and these socks advocate that fact. Whether they are lounging around or were just about to get up, these comfy socks explain exactly why the chores will have to wait. 

For Someone Who Was a Cat in a Former Life
Six Signs That You Are Secretly a Cat

We have all seen people that look like their pets, but this mug highlights behaviors that may start to mimic our fur babies. The mug is microwave- and dishwasher-safe, and can be ordered in bulk. 

To Carry Their Baby
Cuby Dog and Cat Sling Carrier
Now 18% off

This carrier fits comfortably around the shoulder and has a pocket perfectly sized for a fur baby. It is also adjustable, so it will fit the tiniest kittens and the largest Maine coons.

To Make Them Work for Their Treats
Interactive Treat Maze & Puzzle Feeder for Cats
Cat Amazing

Ever seen a cat inhale a treat and wonder if they even tasted it? This puzzle feeder makes them work a bit harder for their food, and scratch and sniff to reach the treats. There are three levels of difficulty which is great for younger—or simpler—cats.

Commission Some Art
Custom Oil Painting Cat Portrait
Custom Paws Studio

A wonderful gift for a cat lover is a custom oil painting. Simply send an image of the cat that you would like replicated, and you can choose to receive a digital file, paper print, framed print, or canvas. You can also choose the size, though the larger it gets, the more expensive it will be. 

For Cozy Cuddle Nights
Sleepwish Cat Throw Blanket

This blanket is cute and cozy, and a great gift for cat lovers. It comes in throw, twin, queen, and king sizes, and has a fleece lined back. 

For A Laugh
Zen Garden Litter Box: A Little Piece of Mindfulness
RP Minis
Now 10% off

This miniature zen garden is both a nice way to relax, and a humorous addition to a living room or office. It comes complete with sand rake, kitties, and piles of poo.

For Relaxation
Cat Butt: An Off-Color Adult Coloring Book for Cat Lovers
Honey Badger Coloring

Adult coloring books have made a resurgence in the last decade as a way to relax and combat stress. This one features kitties in precarious positions, displaying their rear as they so often do to their favorite humans. 

A Cute Way to Protect the Coffee Table
Fat Cat Coasters Set

These adorable kitty coasters are sold as singles or in a set of four and can be chosen in colors white, gray, khaki, or black. They are hand-crocheted, and make a subtle feline-inspired addition to any room.

For Morning Coffee
Personalized Ceramic Mug

This handmade mug can be custom-painted to resemble the likeness of a cat of your choice. You can also choose whether you would like the name of the kitty painted on the front, or you can leave it blank. 

So They Can Always Keep Their Kitty Near Their Heart
Pet Portrait Custom Necklace

Get your special someone a special gift. This Etsy shop engraves personalized pet portraits on necklaces along with their name. You can choose the font and silver, gold, or rose gold metal. 

To Prevent Furniture Damage
PetFusion Ultimate Cat Scratcher Lounge

This cat scratcher could easily be mistaken for a piece of art, or perhaps a tiny bench. The chic design not only blends into a modern living space, but provides tons of surface area for scratching, and spaces for kitties to crawl through while playing. 

Personalized Cat Shirt
Best Cat Dad Ever
Trending Custom

Get your favorite cat dad a personalized shirt. This one will have an animated version of his cat and the cat's name. 

Every Day a New Kitty
365 Cats Page-A-Day Calendar 2022
Workman Calendars

Give the gift of a cat a day. This calendar has a picture of a new cat every day, and it even tells you their names and where they are from. Some days also have cute and heartwarming short stories. 

Decode a Neurotic Cat
Decoding Your Cat
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

We all love our cats, but anyone really say that they understand them? This book is a great gift for cat lovers, because it helps reveal why cats behave the way they do, and how to change their less adorable acts—like scratching up the furniture.

Never Scoop Poop Again
PetSafe ScoopFree Automatic Self Cleaning Cat Litter Box

Save your favorite cat lover from their daily poop scooping session. This litter box self cleans, and only needs to be changed every 30 days per one cat. It comes with dehydrating crystals and options for open, top, or front entry.  

The Most Stylish Cat Bed
Choco Cat Tent
tuft + paw

Cat beds are not usually the first choice in decor, but this minimalist tent will blend into any living room, It comes in five neutral color options, and has a pillow bottom that will give any kitty a snug place to nap. 

Detoxifying Candle
Aromatherapy Deodorizing Soy Candle for Pets
Gerrard Larriett Aromatherapy Pet Care

These candles are specifically designed to eliminate pet odors. They are non-toxic to pets, and can help rid their home of litter box smells. 

Automatic Pet Feeder
PETLIBRO Automatic Cat Feeder
Now 25% off

This timed feeder will make cat ownership even easier. It can dispense up to 4 times a day, and gives 9 portion options. 

For Cozy Feet
Leotruny Women's Colorful Cute Cat Crew Socks
Now 20% off

These cute socks come in a pack of five, so they can be split up between a few cat lovers, or gifted to one. They fit women's size 6-9, and are made from 80% cotton.

Keep Kitty Out of the Toilet
PetSafe Drinkwell Zen Stainless Steel Water Fountain
Now 20% off

If you didn't know, our pets tend to drink more water when it is moving, as they associate moving water with being fresher than if it is stagnant. Replace their bowl with this filtered water fountain that not only keeps their drinking water fresh and tasty, but will also help them keep better hydrated. 

For the Chef
‘Cooking for Cats: The Healthy, Happy Way to Feed Your Cat’ by Debora Robertson

It has become a bit of a trend to cook for your dog, and this cookbook gives recipes that kitty will love. Not only are these delicious, but they provide nutrients they might not get from dry food.  

Peel and Stick Wallpaper
Black and White Cat Peel and Stick Removable Wallpaper

This wallpaper is super cute for an accent wall, and adds some feline influence without looking like a crazy cat lady.

The Cutest Puzzle
Buffalo Games - Beachcombers
Buffalo Games

Know someone who got into puzzles in the last year and who loves cats? This one is super cute and tough without being too difficult. It's a great gift for a family, or a single cat lover.

Personalized Collar
Green Velvet Personalized Cat Collar

This velvet cat collar can be customized with a name and phone number which is great if you have a cat that goes outside. It also comes with a velvet bow that you can take on and off, and it comes in 11 different color options. 

Paint Your Pet
Personalized Paint by Numbers Kit

Get a custom paint by number project of your favorite pet. Simply pick a picture and send it in to the etsy shop, and they will send back the paint set and numbered canvas. 

Smart Camera
WOpet Smart Pet Camera and Treat Dispenser
Now 20% off

This smart camera allows pet parents to check on their fur babies when they are away. Not only can they talk to their pets and watch them through their phone, but they can shoot out treats to lure their kitty into view. 

To Prevent Jealousy of the Dog
Paws & Pals Cat Stroller
Paws & Pals

For cats that refuse to walk on a leash—which is most of them—this stroller allows them to get a breath of fresh air while still safely contained. 

Cat Leash
rabbitgoo Cat Harness and Leash Set for Walking

It's best to try to leash train a cat when it is young, so this is a great gift for a new cat mom or dad. It comes in 8 different colors, and three sizes. 

Hidden Litter Box
Way Basics Cat Litter Box Furniture
Way Basics

No more litterbox in the living room. This furniture creates an enclosed space for your fur baby to do their business, but looks like a small cupboard. It even has a space on the side where kitty can walk in and out which helps prevent litter from getting everywhere. 

For a Christmas Kitty
PETLESO Cat Christmas Costume

This costume is made just for kitty, complete with an antler headband and santa scarf. 

For a Scratch-Free Bath
Burt's Bees for Cats Natural Waterless Shampoo
Burt's Bees

This waterless shampoo will leave kitty smelling fresh, and will save them from the shower. It is super nourishing, and helps keep their coat shiny and healthy. 

Just a Cardboard Box
Large Moving Boxes

Let's be honest, this is what their cat is really interested in. 

Cat Tree
PEQULTI 51.4 Inches Modern Cat Tree

Who says cat trees have to be ugly? This one features neutral colors and polished wood. Plus it has plenty of platforms for a curious cat. 

For Kids
Santa's Snow Cat

For younger cat lovers, consider this christmas kitty classic that tells the story of Santa's favorite feline.  

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