I’ve put together a little blog of some of our Southport (and neighbouring) independent pet businesses that are still offering delights for the festive season. Here is a little guide to show you what is available for your last minute stocking fillers and to encourage you to shop local and to help our independents out.
This online Southport company is inspired by Rolo, the beautiful Jack Russell Terrier. They offer a selection of bandanas and scarves but Rolys Dapper Dogs also offer these beautiful personalised baubles.
You can order via: Facebook or ETSY. www.etsy.me/3eiBfKk
This fabulous groomers is set in the heart of Ainsdale Village and are offering some beautiful Christmas stocking fillers for your pups. Alongside grooming products you can also purchase Christmas themed coats and a lovely Green and Wilds sack for dogs filled with 100% natural products of chicken roll bakes, tiddlers, love treats and a Bruce the Spruce toy.
You can purchase via the groomers based at 32 Station Road, Ainsdale, PR8 3HS
Check out these amazing Plush toys and Puppy Comforts. This Southport based company also do advent stockings and natural and baked treats. You can order via facebook, Instragram or www.sleepy-paws.co.uk
NOT FROM THE PET SHOP
This online company offer some pawesome dog gifts. Check out these beautiful candy canes and they also have a Merry Woofmas Box and personalised mugs on their website. Orders can be made on their website: www.notfromthepetshop.com
Betty’s Boutique is an independent online business based in Churchtown, offering a wide range of personalised dog gifts, including photos of pets onto mugs, ceramic ornaments, bandanas. Pictured above is a personalised box, glass and cushion for you pup. You can order via their Facebook page.
MOLLY’S PET TOYS (FORMBY)
Molly’s Pet Toys are amazing enrichment toys and handmade with love. All toys are approved by Molly, the resident Beagle. Enrichment toys give your pup a job to do, provide mental stimulation using their natural sniffing skills and brain power, and can lower your pups anxiety or excitement levels. Perfect for Christmas day.
You can choose from snuffle mats, snuffle balls, tug ropes, tug and throw (pictured) and tug rings (pictured). Different sizes are available and colours are bespoke to your preference.
Orders can be done via Facebook, Instagram or by emailing email@example.com
SARAH EDDON (PET) PHOTOGRAPHY
Capturing a beautiful selection of photographs of your fur baby. Ideal for your own Christmas gift or vouchers for future use. Check out Sarah’s work on Facebook or you can get in touch with Sarah on www.saraheddonphotography.com
A gorgeous selection of boutique blends in a bottle so your pup can have the freshly out of the salon smell, all year round. These designer fragrances for dogs can be bought via the website www.thepawfumeshop.com. Christmas bows are also available to add the extra Christmas look.
THE THIMBLE ROOM
A Southport Online business making bespoke dog bandanas and bibs., dog accessories amongst other craft ideas. Check out their Facebook page or email: firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions or ideas.
WAGGING TAIL CAFE
Situated in the heart of Churchtown, Wagging Tail Café not only offers a dog friendly space for you to enjoy a nice spot of lunch after walking in one of Southport’s picturesque parks, but it also offers a fantastic dog friendly menu full of dog friendly delights. You can also find a plethora of Christmas gifts such as Dog Christmas stockings, Dog toy hampers, candles and wax melts aimed at dog lovers. All gifts can be purchased up until Tuesday 22nd December from the shop.
Address: 62-64 Botanic Road, Southport, PR9 7NE
An independent business creating hand crafted gifts inspired by dogs, animals and nature.
Check out these amazing christmassy lanterns. Purchases can be made via their Facebook page.
I hope this blog has been helpful. Don’t hesitate to get in touch for some last minute shopping gifts for your pups. Shop Local and Support Small Businesses. Visit their pages, or their businesses for a real nosey at their amazing products and have a fantastic Christmas for you and your Fur Babies.
Here’s to a happier and healthier 2021.