30 Best Gifts For Cat Lovers (That Are Perfectly Purrrrrrfect)

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Gifts for people that love those adorable felines!

Forget all those "cat lady" jokes! If you happen to have a furry little cat in your home, they bring a whole bunch of warmth and personality to your day.

If someone you love has a cat, chances are they will appreciate cat gifts in tribute to their precious pet, and it doesn't have to be something obvious like cat food or cat nip. It can be fun cat ears or slippers, kitchenware or office accessories that are cat-themed.

If you are truly into cats (and cat people so are) there's really no limit to the obsession... or the cuteness. Here are 29 gifts for cat lovers who just can't get enough of them.

1. Fuzzy Babba Women’s Kitty Fluffy Slides with 3D Ears

Playful, cute, and adorably on-trend, these fluffy soft slide slippers add flair to your casual wear. The plush, faux fur upper is super soft to the touch, while the memory foam sole provides cushiony comfort and support with every step. The cute kitty embroidery and 3D ears add quirky character to a classic silhouette.

(FuzzyBabba, $13)


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2. Electra Cool Cat Helmet

Wearing a helmet is an incredibly important part of keeping yourself and your loved ones (and people you encounter on the road) feeling safe and secure while getting from one place to another. Of course, there's no rule you can't have some fun with it! The helmet is perfect for the cat lover who wants to rep a “cool cat” even on their bike rides.

(ElectraBike, $69.99)

3. KitNipBox

Why is KitNipBox great? Because for cat parents, there's literally nothing cuter than watching cats feel happy, excited, and engaged. KitNipBox is that one time, every month, where cats gets to dig into a box of toys and treats that are *just* for them. KitNipBox comes every month, so cat parents don't have to worry about constantly restocking their home with toys and treats.

(KitNipBox, starts at $19.99 a month)

4. Retro 51 Ballpoint Tornado Rescue Series

Love animals? Don’t wear your heart on your sleeve—proclaim your love for dogs, cats or elephants and rhinos by the pen in your hand. This set of pens is teeming with tabbies, Siamese and other colorful kitties, and features a glow-in-the-dark barrel. Sales from the Dog and Cat Rescue pens benefit Operation Kindness, a large no-kill rescue based in Texas.

(Amazon, $36)

5. Fuzzy Babba Women’s Kitten Print Silky Springtime Soft Slipper

With a marshmallow-light bottom that makes every step feel like walking on a cloud, and non-slip grippers to keep you from taking flight, these soft slippers are your cozy solution to tired feet. A ballerina silhouette with elastic ankle cradles your foot without being restrictive, while the quirky kitten print adds a playful touch. Let your personality shine in comfort.

(FuzzyBabba, $12)

6. Cat Fever Black Enamel European Silver Hug Ring

This black cat hug ring from Cat Fever will bring only good luck your way, in the form of positive attention! Crafted in sterling silver, a European short-hair wraps playfully around your finger in repose. It's a great gift for the cat lover, but it's also so awesome for someone who appreciates a dose of symbolism with their jewelry (who doesn't?!).

(JR Dunn, $390)

7. Petsies Custom Stuffed Animals

Petsies will make even the crazy cat lady smile — they're unique, adorable and one-of-a-kind. They also make great snuggle buddies (especially if your cat hates to be pet). While a hilarious gift for someone who lives for their pet, it may also be a sweet symbolic gift for someone who recently suffered a pet loss and wants a way to see a piece of them forever.

(MyPetsies.com, $169-$199)

8. Wildfang Self-Defense Kitty Keychain

This kitty may look cute, but it surely packs a punch. Ultra-tough plastic construction make this self defense device very hard to break should it ever have to be used. Be safe, be secure. In the era of #MeToo, this isn't just a cute gift but one with purpose.

(Wildfang, $10)

9. Wildfang The Cat's Bananas Button Up

These cats are bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S. This premium, lightweight top is made of a cotton/silk blend and is ready to roll, no matter the occasion. A cute gift for the friend who loves pets and isn't afraid to poke fun at herself just a little.

(Wildfang, $112)

10. Blanco iPhone Wallet Case

This protective Blanco the Cat wallet-style phone case is made with white vegan leather and features embroidered details, a cross body detachable strap, and has slots inside cards and bills. This may be an especially great gift if your friend has a cat that is always knocking her phone down.

(Valfre, $30)

11. PyroPet Candles

Pyropets are a collection of cute geometric animal-shaped candles with metal skeletons hiding inside. Strike a match and watch Pyropets transform from charming backyard animals to brooding, macabre skeletons with fire in their eyes. Creepy? Just slightly. Delightful? Definitely. Keep the skeletons after the candle has gone, for a quirky decor item.

(54celsius, $34)

12. Litter Robot Open Air With Connect

Litter-Robot is an automatic self-cleaning cat litter box. Save time and money and never scoop again! Sure, this isn't the most adorable of gifts, but may end up being the most appreciated.

(Litter Robot, $499)

13. Pop Up Card of Cat and Mouse

It's not only a greeting card, but also a gift. The front of this pop-up card features a happy little mouse looking up to a mischievous cat. This can be a fun party gift or even cool for your next brunch.

(The Gifted Rat, $4.99)

14. energydots PetDOT

It can be easy to forget that pets are also being exposed to the electromagnetic emissions and radiation that surrounds us, and that they are also being detrimentally affected by this type of pollution. Sticking a petDOT on their collar/water bowl can help protect and support them from the harmful effects of these gadgets and possibly help boost their natural energy and zest for life!

(energydots, $55)

This featuring the same comfort science behind its wildly popular mattresses. The patented Hyper-Elastic Polymer Smart Comfort Grid in the Purple Pet Bed has been tested and proven to alleviate pressure and discomfort in humans, while also offering a bed that is hypoallergenic, antimicrobial, ultra-durable and odor resistant. The Purple® Pet Bed is scientifically engineered to help pets feel and sleep better, and features advanced properties specially designed for pets and owners to enjoy.

(Purple.com, $189)


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15. Hooks & Lattice Cat Door Knocker

Welcome guests with a touch of feline grace by placing the Cat Door Knocker on your front door. Perfect for those looking for cat decorations for the home that are still elegant and sophisticated, this adorable design of decorative door knockers is handmade using a traditional clay model process.

(Hooks and Lattice, $150)

16. Cat Ceramic Measuring Spoons

Crafted of stoneware with adorable feline details, your cat-loving friend is sure to love this sweet gift. Use to measure out their next baking success, or just for fun to display in the kitchen.

(World Market, $7)

17. Miss A AOA Cutie Cat Canvas Pouch

Great for storing makeup, keys and random odds and ends in your purse. At this price, she can have a stack of them though. It's a great gift for those who have cats with RBF. And the best part? It's only $1!

(Shop Missa, $1)

18. Black Cat Necklace

Cat lovers adore this funky and fun statement necklace. The piece works as both a sleek, yet artful look for an elegant night out, or as a playful accessory to pair with jeans and a t-shirt. Jasmin Blanc, a handmade, luxury ceramics line by Erika Ioza in Transylvania, Romania created this necklace.

(Love Justly, $24)

19. Party Cats Painted Stemless Wine Glass Box Set

Invite these festive felines over for your friend’s next party. Each stemless goblet is made of soda lime glass with a kitty to match every guest’s personality. These party cats will be extra cute once the wine starts flowing.

(Pier1, $34.95)

20. Juan the Fiesta Cat Salad Plate

Don't be fooled by his expression — it's obvious from his outfit that this finicky feline is ready to fiesta! This whimsical ceramic salad plate pumps up the party mood when entertaining family and friends. Plates that are not just plates, but also a conversation piece are the best for a party.

(Pier1, $5.98)

21. Pyrrha Cat Engravable Talisman Necklace

Handcrafted and cast in reclaimed sterling silver or bronze. Meaningful and deeply personal, this engravable talisman allows for the addition of your own special sentiment. This talisman accommodates a maximum of 7 engravable characters. Cats are symbols of liberty and courage.

(Pyrrha, $259)

22. 'Cat Crimes' Who's to Blame Logic Game

A feline crime has been committed, and it’s your job to identify the culprit! Cat Crimes is a single-player deductive reasoning game with a lovable cast of characters, who may be up to no good. Each of the 40 challenge cards presents a crime and a series of clues to help solve it. Grab your magnifying glass and sharpen your wits, because it will take detective skills to solve these diabolical Cat Crimes. 

(Amazon, $12.99)

23. Xiaolanwelc Mouse Pad with Wrist Support Cat Paw

Any true cat lover will want something that purrs even while they work. This mouse pad doesn't purr, but it'll make them think about something that does.

(Amazon, $14.99)

24. Kitten Keepy Ring Dish

Cute and dainty, this is a great cat-themed dish for rings, earrings, or even spare change. It easily fits all your cat-related jewelry. It's also stamped on the back with 'Up in the Air Somewhere x Catbird,' so you always remember where you can get your favorite cat things.

(Catbird, $22)

25. Taco Catnip Toys

Everyone loves a good taco, and now, so can your furbaby. Nip-sensitive cats will go crazy for Trish & Aidan Iriye-Robson's handmade, catnip-stuffed toy taco. It's almost as good as the real thing.

(Uncommon Goods, $14)

26. Cats on Catnip by Andrew Marttila

If you follow Kitten Lady on Instagram, you know just how popular her boyfriend and cat foster dad's new book has become. Marttila is a photographer, and this book features a sweet and funny collection of cat photos — specifically photos of cats high out of their minds on catnip.

(Amazon, $14.40)

27. Adventure Cats by Laura J. Moss

This book is full of useful tips and stunning photography of cats exploring mountains, deserts, forests, and more. It's great for the adventure lover who also loves cats.

(Amazon, $8.48)

28. 'We Make The Purrfect Pair' Card

This card, which is blank inside so you can put your own special message, showcases a couple of graceful and loverly kittens, skating off into the sunset together. How sweet!

(Catbird, $5.50)

29. Meowbox

This is more than a cat-lovers subscription box, it’s great for a cat lover who also supports humane causes and animal rescue. Each monthly box comes with a variety of toys and treats and will also help support animals in need. With every box shipped, Meowbox donates a can of food to a shelter cat. You just can't beat that.

(Meowbox, starts at $33)

30. Cat Petting Guide T-Shirt

This super cute t-shirt acts as a map to everywhere your cat loves being pet. Spoiler alert: It’s basically everywhere... except their tummy. And their tail. And probably their paws.

(Etsy, $15.99+)

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Aly Walansky is a NY-based lifestyles writer. Her work appears in dozens of digital and print publications regularly. Visit her on Twitter or email her at alywalansky@gmail.com.

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