During this difficult time why not treat your fur friends to a stocking full of doggy delights, and support small businesses in the process. Derbyshire has a wealth of enterprising young companies that provide everything your canines could wish for.... So rather than shopping at the larger pet stores, have a look at these lovely gift ideas for your fur babies and start xmas shopping now. And who knows maybe Santapaws will have a surprise for you too!
Let's make this Christmas a Pawsome one!
Read on for more gift ideas....
Day One - W&W Accessories
I would like to introduce Annabel from Woofs & Walks, a local Chesterfield business, creating hand-made designs for you and you fur baby. From dog bandanna's, bow ties, amusing printed dog quotes and the brilliant Netflix, coffee and dog cuddles Mug. These are perfect stocking fillers at affordable prices!
Browse the collection at https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/WandWaccessories
Day Two - The Clinical Canine Therapist
We treat ourselves to pampering and spa days, so why not treat or fur babies too with this wonderful Christmas gift!
If your dog suffers form Arthritis, a sprain or other muscular injuries and would benefit from a professional treatment, contact Claire to book an appointment - 07806 895704
Day Three - Chantilly Beauty by Samantha So for Christmas your fur baby has a fluffy penguin, an extra tough tug toy, a new jacket and a stocking full of yummy treats.... But wouldn't it be nice if your dog said a big thank you to you, by treating you to a relaxing pampering session, or beautiful manicure in the cold winter months. How lovely would that be!
Samantha is a fellow pawrent and lovely lady, that recently set up her dream beauty business Chantilly Beauty in Chesterfield. Her products are all Organic, Vegan, Not tested on Animals and all ingredients are home grown in the UK. For full price list and more information, contact Samantha on 07968 789056 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Day Four - Opari
Opari is a small stylish business, set up by a friend Victoria who designs high quality beautiful, ethical and timeless pieces that will be loved for years to come. It's all about attention to detail.
The collection includes dog collars, leads, belts, soft furnishings, and other dog products.
Her concept of Twinning is wearing a matching belt to coordinate with your canine companion.
Treat you and your dog to a little luxury this Christmas!
For more products and information visit - https://opari.design/
Day Five - Lunar Photography
Imogen is the owner of Lunar Photography, a local small business that transforms your horse's & dog's vibrant personality into vivid & emotional photographs.
I recently had the pleasure of meeting this lovely lady when she did a photoshoot for myself and my business (see my front cover), not only is Imogen a great photographer who will capture your fur babies perfectly, but the finished print was excellent quality and beautifully gift wrapped.
What could be better than a wonderful image of your lovable fur babies as a Christmas gift! For more images, and to purchase gift vouchers, take a look at her facebook page - Lunar Photography and website - www.lunarphoto.co.uk
Day Six - Hasland Pet Supplies
Why not treat your Canines to a lovely warm new coat for Christmas or a Festive Toy. Visit Hasland Pet Supplies for many more great stocking fillers!
A warm welcome and friendly service is what we all need at this time, and Jill makes sure your experience is exactly that. The shop has lots of festive goodies from doggy Advent calendars filled with duck, chicken, cod and sweet potato treats. To Snow dogs complete with their own kennel boxes and soft toys whale, shark and octopus which are made from recycled plastic bottles.
Come on Santapaws how can you resist!
To view the products or order online visit https://haslandpetsupplies.co.uk/
or call 01246 236 595
Day Seven - Derbyshire Dog Services
Why not spoil your dog with a Barkday party next year, or commission a beautiful pawtrait painting in oils, or treat someone to a gift voucher that can be used for dog walking or training.
Derbyshire Dog Services was started for the love of dogs, and to help local dog owners to learn new techniques to teach their fur babies, from puppyhood to general obedience training. Amanda offers a full service from dog walking in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside, dog sitting in the comfort of their own home to regular dog training courses, held in various venues across derbyshire.
To purchase a gift voucher or contact Amanda - 07971 049175