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The Best Dog Christmas Gifts for 2020

2020 may have been ruff but Santa Paws is soon coming to town and in our supersized Christmas Gift Guide for Aussie Dogs - 2020 Edition, you'll find the latest and best ideas to rock your furry friends' socks off! 

From custom hampers with treats and biscuits galore to grooming and skincare, puzzle games, tough toys and outdoor fun, travel accessories, pet apparel and tech gadgets for your pooches, this 2020 Christmas Gift Guide caters to all tastes and budgets.

This year again, Aussie businesses have excelled putting together some exclusive offers for Australian Dog Lover readers so don't forget to grab your unique discount codes and enjoy shopping without the crowds!

Has your fur kid been naughty or nice this year? At Doggy Hampers it doesn’t matter! They have curated a selection of gifts to get your pawsome pal as lit as a Christmas tree! 

Gift giving has been made easier this year with over 12 customisable dog gift hampers and gift bags to suit your fur kid. You can also build your own unique gift hamper or bag for your special furry friend.

To help you create special memories with your dog, the Doggy Hampers limited edition Christmas Gift Bag is the perfect gift. 

Presented in a custom Christmas Bag with your choice of any three high-quality Christmas toys plus two 100% natural treats, certain to bring a smile to your pup.

RRP: $79.95 from

Bugsy's Ultimate Treat Box was a sell-out last year! 

Back by popular demand, they have added all your drool worthy favourites to this year's Christmas
 Box which include:

✔️ something chewy: Kangaroo Jerky
✔️ something soft: “Catch Me if You Can” freeze dried beef treat
✔️ something nutritious: Beef Liver and
✔️ something crunchy: Lamb Puffs 

All gift wrapped and ready to be sent to that special pooch who deserves to be spoilt. Limited stock so be quick and get your gift box now!

RRP: $19.95 (Small - 250g) or $31.95 (Large - 600g) from

Say thanks to your furry BFF this Christmas with this personalised all-in-one gift pack from IdPet

With treats and a personalised treat bag and toy – you will be pawsitively adored this festive season. 

The pack includes a small or large 100% Australian hand-made treat bag personalised with your furkid’s name as well as human-grade treats, plus a lux crochet Gingerbread squeaky toy by New York brand DOGO

The toy is designed to be flexible, durable, and improves dental health by removing deposits of calculus (tartar). 

Not a fan of Gingerbread and want something different? Check out the entire range of Christmas Gift Packs online on the IdPet website.

RRP: from $39.95 at 

Dog Advent Calendars
 allow you to count down every day from December 1 in anticipation of Christmas Day. With each celebrated day, spoil your pet with a delicious treat behind each pop out window. A unique gift or a fun way to spoil your dog and let them know that Santa Paws is on his way! 

Choose from two options and spoil your dog. Starting from $10.00.

Spoil your pooch at Christmas with one these Peanut Butter Christmas Cookie Packs. Choose from SantaSnowman and Reindeer

Made in Australia with peanut butter, organic coconut, organic rice malt syrup, egg, these treats are grain free, gluten free and dairy free with no artificial flavours or colours. They're full of fibre - essential for the good bacteria in the gut and intestines to flourish. 

From $3.50 each at

Santa Paws is on his way! This year, there are three different Woofmas Packs to choose from: Gold, Silver and Bronze packs, with your choice of Woofmas toy!

Each pack comes in a personalised cotton bag, ready to open on Woofmas morning! 

The 100g treat range from Urban Pooch Australia comes in stand up resealable eco pouches to help retain freshness…. that’s if they aren’t eaten all at once! 

The Woofmas Pack Treat Selection features your choice of 
Kangaroo & Beef Jerky, Beef Liver, Pigs Ears, Pilchards, Shark Cartilage, Chicken Necks or Feet, Kanga Tails or Leg Bones.
Treat your dog with confidence with treats which are 100% all natural Aussie goodness, simply dehydrated and ready for your pupper to enjoy!

RRP: $35.00 - $90.00 at

Wondering what to get your fur family as a special gift for Christmas? Look no further!

Huds & Toke offer the cutest little Christmas Gift Boxes – each containing a selection of everyone’s favourite Christmas Cookies! Every cookie is slightly different because they are hand decorated with love on the Sunshine Coast of Australia!.

All cookies included are 100% naturally Australian made and contain no preservatives, no added salt or sugar plus they are low in fat! The cookies are baked hard deliberately so our furry friends take that bit longer to nibble, which provides great dental benefits yet remains highly nutritious and digestible.

RRP: from $6.00 at 

Cider and Basil care for not just the dogs but for their humans too. They have curated two unique Christmas Sets to ensure both dogs and their humans are equally spoiled this Christmas!
Spoil your dog this Christmas with their Dog Treat Christmas Baubles

Filled with natural dehydrated dog treats, there are three variations to choose from: Natural Beef Treat Bauble, Natural Kangaroo Treat Bauble and the Mixed Treat Bauble. Pamper your dogs with confidence knowing these treats are all natural, delicious and healthy. 

The Dog + Human Set is specially designed to ensure the humans are not forgotten. The Limited Christmas Pudding Candle is dog-friendly and will fill your home with warmth and the festive smell of Christmas. Anchored on being environment-friendly, each candle made from 100% natural soy wax is hand-poured (in Australia) into reusable and elegant vessels. 

RRP: $35 for the Dog Treat Christmas Bauble$59.95 (value $65) for the Dog + Human Christmas Set (featured) at

Spoil your pup this Christmas with some naturally awesome grooming and skincare products from The Happy Jack Co

With a range of spritzer colognes, plastic-free shampoo bars, ultra-hydrating and nourishing balms for nose, paws and skin and essential oil blends to help assist with your dog’s emotional wellbeing, they've got your pup covered for any occasion.

Choosing that special gift can be a hard decision so to make it easier, there's a 25% off discount on all grooming products

Simply use code DOGLOVER25 at checkout until 31/12/20 because Christmas should be all year round! 

RRP: from $13.50 at

Give a gift with a difference this year! 

Beautifully presented and thoughtful, Stinky Dog’s Limited Edition Gift Packs are the ideal gift for pet lovers or for those of you who like to pamper your furry friends. 

Each pack contains a selection of our premium grooming products encased within a beautiful decorative gift tin. The tins are reusable and perfect to store your pup’s treats. For a limited time only, Christmas-themed toys and paw stockings are also available. 

A portion of each gift pack goes to supporting pet rescues or animal charities. So, whether you're gifting a loved one or yourself, you’re also changing the life of a furry friend. 

RRP: from $79.95 at

Dog Pools Australia pools are designed for Aussie dogs: big dogs, chewing dogs, dogs who feel the heat and dogs who just want to have fun! 

They stock a range of quality dog pools to suit all dog sizes, all breeds and all budgets. 

Your dog can lie down and fully submerge in the pools. No matter what breed! 

The dog pools are built specifically for dogs. These pools are UV and chew resistant and virtually bomb-proof. 

Dog Pools Australia's most popular dog pools are the huge, bone-shaped pools. You won’t find more durable or gorgeous dog pools on the market.

RRP: $445.00 (One Dog One Bone brand) or $295.00 (Dog Pools Australia brand) at

Introducing the Original Pet Travel Towel

Pet Travel Towel in "Tropical Toucans"
The latest addition to Indie Boho's designer bedding, travel and homewares range, perfect for summer adventures and the ideal gift idea!

Fur won't stick to these travel towels like they do on regular terry towels, plus they are ultra absorbent and quick drying. 

Each towel comes in its own waterproof satchel and is generously sized at 130cm x 80cm to suit every pup.

Match the Pet Travel Towel to your travel mats for style, comfort and utility rolled into one! Available in 5 unique designs.

RRP: $59.95 from

Whilst we all love our dogs dearly, there is no denying car seats are designed for humans and not with fur, paws and wet dogs in mind!

With its quilted wrap around design and luxurious padding, this new release Pawmanity Deluxe Hammock will look incredible in your car and offer your dog a superior level of travel comfort.

Featuring generous built-in door guards, angled for maximum coverage, incorporate zip-up sections which when opened, drop down to protect the sides of your seats against entry/exit scratches. Other inclusions: 

✔️ Two large pockets for travel essentials 
✔️ A strong mesh ‘window’ to allow cool air to reach your dog faster through to the backseat and keep you and your dog connected.
✔️ Seatbelt openings
✔️ 40/20/40 Split Seat Compatibility
✔️ Superior non-slip protection
✔️ Universal fit convenience for easy swapping between cars

It comes with a Storage Tote Bag too, making it the perfect present for the dog lover in your life!

RRP: $209.00 at

Animo is the gift of a greater understanding of your dog’s health and wellbeing. Animo learns and interprets the unique activity and behaviour patterns based on the breed, age and weight of your dog, giving you a 24-hour picture of their day. 

This tried and tested, award-winning technology will learn and deliver insights into your dog’s activity and sleep, as well as behaviours related to health conditions such as shaking, scratching and barking

These insights help you to understand the changing needs of your pet over its lifetime, enabling you to provide proactive and personalised pet care. 

®’s battery lasts up to 6 months and is waterproof (IP67 rated), so it can handle all types of adventure. Within the app you can set activity and calorie goals, as well as keep track of your dog’s long-term activity and behaviour trends. 

Morning walks, sleeping under the table, barking at the postman; your dog’s days are action packed and now you get to know about it all. 
Use your unique promo code AUDOG20 and save a huge $33.00Plus enjoy a free doggy bandana with every Animo® bought until 31st December 2020.

Whether they’ve been naughty or nice, PETstock’s new festive range is purr-fect for Aussie pet parents looking to spoil their furry family member this Christmas.

Exclusive to PETstock, the Merry Little Christmas and Scandi in the Snow ranges will see pet parents deck the paws with a variety of treats and toys that are bound to bring Christmas cheer to dogs of all shapes and sizes.

Playful pups can enjoy cuddling plush festive toys this season with the Gingerman Silicone Body Toy, Angel Wobble Toy or Panda Plush Toy, and for the tough canines that love to chew, the Large Sloth Rope Twister makes for the perfect Christmas companion!

RRP: from $7.99 - $36.99 at

If you’re looking for a Christmas gift for a dog who loves their toys to bits (literally!) the Habitat team has you covered!

Habitat team member Lentil @lentiltheshihtzu
is obsessed with his new Beco Pets Dolphin
Habitat’s new Beco Pets Rough & Tough Dog Toys are designed for dogs who are seriously into playtime.

These soft, squeaky toys will take any punishment your doggo dishes out. They’re double-stitched, with reinforced panels, plus a puncture-proof squeaker inside. And, even better still – they’re made from recycled plastic bottles! 

Beco Pets Rough & Tough Dog Toys are available in two sizes, with three cute, beachy designs perfect for summer fun. 

Use the code AusDogLover20 at the checkout when you shop online at Habitat for 15% off all Beco Pets products! Expires Jan 31, 2020.

RRP: from $15.99, available from Habitat Pet Supplies

Your dog won’t be bored this Christmas once they’ve unwrapped their new Trixie Puzzle Toy!

With a choice of 15 different games of varying difficulties, these puzzles will keep pups of all shapes and sizes intrigued and entertained as they work out how to access the hidden treats.

Dogs need mental enrichment and offering them a variety of dog puzzles is a great way to invigorate their
mind, which in turn leads to improved behaviour and training.

Hours of fun await both human and dog, so go ahead and treat your pooch (and yourself) to a Trixie Puzzle Toy for Christmas.

RRP: from $24.99 at

Doggytopia always has a very exciting selection of Snuffle Mats but they’re so popular you'll have to be quick before they sell out!

Keep your fur child mentally stimulated, while they sniff and snuffle looking for their hidden treats or meal in one of their colourful Snuffle Mats with many unique designs to choose from.

You could give your dog their meal of dry food in the snuffle bowl and scatter some yummy treats throughout the rest of the snuffle mat.

All the creative flips and folds make great hiding spots for your dog to forage through. This provides mental stimulation while satisfying their instincts to sniff and snuffle for their treats or meal.

RRP: from $34.95 at

Got a guzzle guts of a dog? Then this is the perfect Christmas gift! 

Slow Feedz is the name and it does exactly that - slowing your dogs’ record breaking feeding time down to a more natural pace. 

Slow Feedz is a 4 part design, 2 parts licking mat and 2 parts slow feeder. It’s a fantastic way to save your dog from bloating and stomach aches from scoffing down their meals.

The licking mat section includes inbuilt suction caps, they can be stuck on most hard surfaces and smothered with peanut butter, frozen yoghurt or other pastes, creating the perfect solution to an anxious dog during grooming or bath time.

Slow Feedz is a must have for any fast eating dog!

RRP: $49.99 from

Make sure your fur babies don't miss out this Christmas!

These durable Plush Dog Toys from Dog Proof will make the perfect gift and deliver long-lasting fun to your pup!

They are ideal for cuddle time and there's a squeaker inside every toy to engage play. There are even a few tougher plush toys in this collection for dogs that love to chew.

The varied textures and ropes encourage your dog's natural chewing instincts and help clean teeth.

There are 21 different toys to choose from, each with their own personalised name to add to the fun!

Use your code XMASPUP to get 15% off your purchases!

RRP: $15.95 from

Deer Antler Chews are a fantastic boredom buster with nutritional benefits. They're a renewable and sustainable product, as well as biodegradable.

Photo Credit: @_bailey_bailey_bailey_ 

Chewing is a healthy and natural activity for a dog and it is also a natural stress reliever.

These Deer Antlers are 100% Australian, natural and chemical free! Dogs love them and find them irresistible!

Packed full of nutrition, they provide healthy source of calcium and essential minerals. They are long lasting (providing you get the right cut for your dog), odourless and mess free, making them the perfect chew treat/toy for indoors. 

They are also low in fat, making them suitable for dogs with sensitive stomachs.
The best thing about deer antlers is they do not splinter!

RRP: $10.00 - $35.00 at

Australian-owned Pet Parlour is a new online pet shop stocking everything you need for your furry friend and can deliver within 1-3 days from their Sydney warehouse.

Your pet will look as if they’re sitting on their own personal cloud with this ultra-soft round Calming Dog Bed. It provides your best friend with feelings of warmth and security and can help ease anxiety. 

Extra soft yet supportive, this bed will give your senior dog suffering from joint issues the support and comfort he needs.
100% non-toxic, it can even be machine washed.  

Available in four sizes from Small (60cm – up to 15kg) to XXL (100cm – up to 60kg) and three colours.

RRP: $60 - $119 from

Use your special code DOGLOVER10 and save $10 on any dog bed from Pet Parlour.

Spoil your pooch with the ultimate gift: a stunning designer collar and lead from Style Hound!

Style Hound, Australia’s newest online luxury dog boutique features an exclusive range of premium quality leather collars and leads, handcrafted in Europe and the USA. 

There’s a style to suit every size and breed of dog, big and small, from the Filigree Crystal Collar for the pampered princess to the edgy Tough Luxe crystal-studded or bike chain collars for the dog with real street cred. 

All collars have matching leather leads so your pooch can be a totally co-ordinated fashionista, guaranteed to turn heads in the park.

Spoiling your pooch has never been easier: all purchases are delivered in a luxury gift box and package deals are available.

RRP: from $70 at

Match with your best friend this Christmas! Dashing Dog Co. is a bright bold boutique, making designer accessories to fit every breed. Products are made to suit the size and weight of each breed. 

The fabric print is designed to feature images of the breed with cute backgrounds.

The Shirt is designed with comfort in mind. It is pure cotton with 5% spandex to give a little bit of a stretch for our fur babies and pawrents after a Christmas feast!

The Pawrents Shirts are unisex with navy buttons all the way down. The Dog Shirt features two buttons and are shorter at the front to allow toileting.

Both prints are available in shirts for both pawrents and dogs in XS to XXL.

RRP: $30 (Dog Shirt); $35 (Pawrent Shirt) at

Do you know anyone struggling to walk their dog? 

Give the gift of safe, happy and calm walks to your family and friends and their beloved dogs! It is the most comfortable and effective aid for walking an energetic or strong dog. 

The pressure points at the back of the neck will calm any dog to walk like a well-behaved show dog. 

The K9 Bridle works so well because it rests at the base of the skull, activating natural pressure points. 

Available in a range of sizes (check the size guide) from Extra Small to Large and in five colours.

Try it with a 30 days money back guarantee.

RRP: $36.95 at

To spoil your dog loving friends (and yourself), we have also curated a list unique gift ideas in our Best 2020 Christmas Gifts for Dog Lovers.  

And if you love your kitties, don't forget to check these 15 Christmas Gift Ideas for Cats & Cat Lovers...

This Christmas more than ever, let's Buy Small, Shop Local and support small Australian-made and Australian-owned pet businesses to ensure they're still here for us in the future. 

Don't forget to order early to avoid shipping delays and of course wish your dogs a Merry Christmas from us all!


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