Holiday Gift Guides 2021: Kids + Pets

Games, toys, kits, books and more that encourage learning, imagination and play

We certainly recognize the substantial differences between children and pets, but kids and creatures depend on us for everything, from keeping them safe to encouraging them with care. It’s important to remind them how much we love them—unequivocally and unconditionally—too. Of course, giving gifts isn’t the only way to do this, but there’s something undeniably wondrous about products developed with youthful humans, canines, felines and …

Check Dog Bed

A pet bed that doesn’t need to be hidden away, Dusen Dusen’s Check Dog Bed doubles as an eye-catching floor pillow. With a 100% cotton canvas base and acrylic chain embroidery, the cover can be machine-washed in cold water, but it’s not dryer-safe. With a polyester insert, the bed measures 36 by 27 inches (and about four inches tall) and provides your pooch with a stylish …

Plaid Dog Bed

Covered in JCRT’s digitally printed The Hobbit pattern, Mr. Dog’s classic dog bed comes in three sizes made to accommodate dogs from under 45 pounds to 100+ pounds. A shredded latex foam and cotton rag fill ensures that your pup remains cozy, but isn’t swallowed by the bed. Plus, a durable water-repellant coating protects against saturation and microbial growth. Roping around the edges of the …