Father’s Day is right around the corner, and shopping for men is always a head-scratcher. Lucky for you, we’ve rounded up some great gift ideas for your special kind of dog dad to show them how much you love and appreciate them.
1. Sporty Dog Dad: tether tug, $50 from BarkShop
What makes him happy is getting out and spending time in the sun running around with his pup. He usually wears sports shorts and a T-shirt with a tennis ball in hand. Gift him this handy toy so your active dad can stay outside and run with his dog for hours of entertainment – and he won’t throw his back that way.
2. Doctor Tiki DDpetcube, $199 from Petcube.com
For the technologically savvy puppy parent who enjoys being able to watch his dogs when he’s not around. He’s got a piece of tech for everything—a personal phone, a work phone, two tablets, and the latest versions of each. This nifty little cube doubles as an interactive two-way security camera and allows him to talk to his dogs when he’s not home.
3. Grandma Dad Party: Relaxing beer $6.97 from Amazon.com
What can we say? He loves to have his own party, enjoy his nights out, and get a little wild. Bring him this little dog-themed accessory for his Thursday, Friday, and Saturday afternoons.
4. Fashionable Puppy Dad: matching dad and dog hawaiian shirts, $19.90+ from Amazon, $38 from Lucy & Co.
Fashion forward, this dog pooch always has his clothes and looks top of mind. He loves to make a statement and stand out from the crowd with his eye catching outfits. And now, you can give him exactly that with these matching dad and dog t-shirts. Because there is nothing cuter than a man and his dog in matching outfits.
5. Caffeine Dog Dad: bad dog diner mug, $35 off uncommon items
This type of dog cannot start his day without a cup of high-quality coffee. He doesn’t go for those lattes or cappuccinos that most girls grab from Starbucks in the morning. He’s serious about his coffee. This gift is perfect for the busy worker, who stays up so late that he just needs some caffeine to get the day started.
6. Chef Dog Dad: You Bake ’em Dog Biscuit, $9.85 from Amazon.com
His favorite shows are usually shown on the Food Channel. He has a passion for the culinary arts, and spends time trying new and exciting recipes that really show off his expertise in the kitchen. For those guys fortunate enough to be skilled in cooking and/or baking, this wonderful book will give him so many recipes to try that I’m sure your pup will also be happy to taste test.
7. Artsy Dog Dad: PopYourPup custom clothing, from PopYourPup
This kind of dog dad enjoys splashes of color, unique designs, and spending his time creating cool looking things. Get this custom t-shirt made with his dog’s face as the design. This pop tee is sure to become his favorite piece of clothing.
8. Jokester dog dad: Play mustache and damn giant $10 off uncommon items
We all know someone like that. Flirting cracks in anything and everything. His ultimate goal in life is to fill the people around him with laughter and happiness. These toys for his dog that will provide him with endless amusements…and many pictures of his dog.
9. Meat-Lovin’ Dog Dad: hot dog leash, $24.09 from Amazon.com
You can never get this guy to go on any kind of special diet, because his love of meat is just too much. Burgers, hot dogs, steaks—anything you’d normally think of as “man food” are all games. This leash would make the perfect gift to commemorate his love for dogs – hot or not.
10. Photographer Al Jarwani Father: Olloclip lens 4 in 1, $79.99 from Olloclip
This parent sees life through a camera lens. It is often equipped with a photographer’s bag that swings from his shoulder. Taking pictures is his favorite pastime and he enjoys documenting every moment in life. Get this stylish little macro, wide angle, fisheye lens for his smartphone that definitely won’t disappoint!
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