Pretty Things for Home: Doggie EssentialsCyd Converse
If you’re anything like me, your pets are like your babies. My black lab Nina has been my partner in crime since 2005 and she’s definitely a big ol’ spoiled princess. With that in mind, I thought it’d be fun to share a few of my favorite doggie essentials. No doubt, we have our favorite toys and pet gear, and our favorite go-to places to score the goods. Do you have any doggie favorites? I’d love to hear what you and your furbabies love! Here are my picks for doggie essentials…
Pawprint Blanket 1 of 10Of course, a comfy doggie blanket is a must, too. I love this one from Crate & Barrel.
Get one from Crate & Barrel.
Doggie Bed 2 of 10Cozy dog beds rule! I like LLBean's dog beds, which are durable, customizable and available in neutral colors that work with most decor.
Get yours from LLBean for $79.
Kong 3 of 10Hands down, the Nina's favorite toys are her Kong and Kong Wubbas. Plus, these toys are super durable and can hold up to active chewers.
Get yours from Kong.
Food Canisters 4 of 10I love all things Harry Barker, but their dog food storage containers are a favorite.
Get yours from Harry Barker for $12.
Gentle Leader 5 of 10For overzealous pups, a Gentle Leader is your best friend. Your arms will thank you.
Get yours from Amazon for $12.10.
Milk Bone 6 of 10Typically I try to keep my girl to organic treats and food. (Yes, I'm one of those dog moms.) That said, Nina loves Milk Bones so I allow her to indulge from time to time!
Get some at PetsMart.
Pawz 7 of 10Pawz dog boots keep feet dry and free from mud, salt, anti-freeze and ice. A must for doggies in cold and/or wet climates!
Get yours from Pawz.
Metal Dog Bowls 8 of 10Good old-fashioned, durable but still sleek stainless steel dog bowls are the only way to go with a lab in the house!
Get yours from Cabela's for $13.99.
Teddy Bear 9 of 10Nina loves something soft and cuddly to snuggle with or to tear to bits. It's just how she rolls.
Her pick is this teddy bear from PetsMart for $8.99.
Pretty Collar 10 of 10A stylish dog collar is the ultimate must-have!
I love the ones from Kiss My Mutt for $18.
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