Christmas is just around the corner and if you have a cat or a cat lover in your life, eco-friendly, green Christmas gifts and stocking stuffers are the way to go. With the green revolution well under way, there is no reason to leave out our beloved cats and cat lovers when there are so many great, inexpensive eco-friendly cat gifts and Christmas stocking stuffers available.
From toys made from recycled soda bottles to DIY all natural cat care kits, make this Christmas green with eco-friendly gifts and stocking stuffers for the cats or cat lovers in your life.
Eco-Me Cat Kit – Chimp Feet (chimpfeet.com) offers these handy Eco-Me Cat Kits for $28.00. Each kit contains reusable containers, essential oils, a cookie cutter and simple instructions for making eco-friendly, chemical-free cat products right at home. With the addition of some simple ingredients that are probably already in your pantry, you or the cat lover in your life will be whipping up all natural, eco-friendly litter freshener, cat treats, flea and bug spray and organic catnip pillows in no time.
RockyMountain High Organic Catnip – West Paws Design (westpawsdesign.com) offers a great stocking stuffer for cat lovers with a sense of humor. Their Rocky Mountain High catnip gift bag is an organic cotton sack stuffed with 100% organic catnip and tied with a reclaimed cotton string. $6.00 will get you one kitty-sized sack of the good stuff – and it’s certified legal!
Bird Cat Nip Toys from Harry Barker – 100% cotton canvas on the outside and 100% natural catnip on the inside, these cute little cat toys make a great Christmas stocking stuffer for the cat or cat lover in your life. The dyes are water- and plant-based and are azo-free. Bird Cat Nip Toys come in a package of two for $6.00 from harrybarker.com.
All Natural, Dye-Free Hemp Cat Collars – Purrfect Play (purrfectplay.com) now makes their own all natural, dye-free hemp cat collars – with breakaway safety buckles – in two sizes. The adult size is $12.00 and the kitten-sized collar is $10.50.
Fish for Cat – Super cute and full of organic catnip, these plush 6″ fish cat toys will delight the cats or cat lovers on your Christmas list. Fish for Cat toys are made from 85% re-engineered recycled Intlliloft™ fibers and contain a jingling bell to keep your cat’s attention. Available for $8.00 each from West Paws Design (westpawsdesign.com).
M.A.X Fishbone Scratcher – M.A.X Scratchers are made from 30% recycled cardboard and are 100% recyclable, so when your kitty has scratched her M.A.X. Fishbone Scratcher to shreds, you can toss the whole thing in the recycle bin. For only $13.95, this scratcher is a great buy from Cat Claws (catclaws.com). They have lots of other super cute scratchers as well – even holiday designs.
Sojos Organic, Hand-Harvested Catnip – 100% organic catnip, hand-picked and packaged in a reusable tin. You should have no trouble finding Sojos Organic Catnip at a retailer near you – I went to their website (sojos.com) to use their store locator and it came up with five pages of stores within 50 miles of where I live.
Organic Bumper Bed – This is another great eco-friendly find from West Paws Design (westpawsdesign.com). The cover is made from organic cotton and the filling is made from recycled soda bottles. The bed is machine washable and comes in several sizes. The two kitty-sized options are the extra small bed for $68.00 or the small bed for $82.00.