Buy It, Give It – Holiday Edition

The holiday season is well underway, and this means it’s time for a few of my favorite cat-themed gift ideas for Christmas, or anytime of the year. Some of them will even give you reason to shop for a cause. Simply click on the links or image to visit their sites. Enjoy!

I love t-shirts and they make great gifts for both men and women, here are a few that are cool, fun and give back with purchase. Squirrel Den Studio – sells mostly cat-themed tees and every month 15% of the purchase price of online sales go to a different Shelter-of-the-Month nominated by Facebook followers.

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Divan Due cat pillow

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Buy it, Give it, Christmas, Christmas gift list, Cat themed gifts, unique gifts for cat lovers, Cat themed Christmas gifts, holiday gift ideas for cat lover, Pet Interiors, cat beds, cat litter box, gifts for the home, shopping for a cause, fun ideas for cat loversTo go along with the Poopoopedo – a set of all natural cat litter box cleaner and deodorizer by HouseOfCat. The products are natural, Eco-friendly and hand-made.

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Buy it, Give it, Christmas, Christmas gift list, Cat themed gifts, unique gifts for cat lovers, Cat themed Christmas gifts, holiday gift ideas for cat lover, Cat lunch box set, gifts for the home, shopping for a cause, fun ideas for cat loversKitty gram by lilyandpeabody 100% of the profit from the purchase of these plush toys goes directly towards helping animals. They are also raising funds to open a non-profit no kill animal rescue. Each kitty gram is named or you can personalize your own.

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If you are not familiar with an organization contact them directly to find out how their donations are used, or search for them on sites like Animal Charities Evaluators and Charity Navigator.

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