This was a fun one to write and research. There are so many gorgeous products out there and lots of artists doing animals portraits but I’ll try to give you a bit of variety rather than include them all.
Ecomutt. Aromatherapy grooming products for dogs and soaps & candles for dog lovers. All products are Ethically handmade in Dublin, Cruelty Free & Vegan Friendly. https://ecomutt.ie/
Woof Stuff. Award-winning dog bandanas, pet fashion, and low fat dog treats, made in Ireland. https://www.woofstuff.ie/woofstuff
AngelaArtIE. Your cat rocks so why not get it painted on a rock! https://www.etsy.com/ie/listing/547072050/custom-cat-rock-custom-cat-portrait
SJC Art makes lovely pieces of art from sea glass, pebbles and wood. https://www.etsy.com/ie/listing/873873489/animal-loverpet-owner
Silver Collar have a range of products for your dog, including hampers. Based in Dublin, with a great selection of luxury products. http://www.silvercollar.ie/index.html
hotDOGGOS make collars and leads from old bicycle tubes! An inspired idea. https://hotdoggos.ie/
Fetch have a range of products for your pet and something to suit all budgets. https://www.fetchyourpetneeds.ie/
Red Rufus make gorgeous sock animals. All handcrafted from a pair of socks! https://www.redrufus.ie/
ISPCA have a lot of gift ideas including being a buddy to a bunny. Your gift provides food, shelter and bedding to the rabbits in their care. https://shop.ispca.ie/products/be-a-buddy-to-a-bunny
Lorraine Fletcher Art Studio. Galway based artist Lorraine Fletcher produces a series of wildlife inspired prints and giftware showcasing the beauty and strength in animals through colour. https://www.lorrainefletcherartstudio.com/
Adopt a donkey from the Sathya Sai Sanctuary. For a minimum payment of €15 a year you will receive a signed certificate of adoption, a photograph of your chosen donkey and two newsletters within the year of sponsorship. https://www.donkeys.ie/html/help.htm
Milly Mylo Designs make gorgeous aprons from a variety of materials. https://www.facebook.com/MillyMylodesigns/
LizzyC Sheep. Ewe’ll love these, sheep Christmas ornaments, badges, keyrings and magnets. https://www.etsy.com/ie/shop/LizzyCSheep
Made By Little Irish Elves. Personalised Christmas Stockings for your pet and they are very cute. https://www.facebook.com/MadeByLittleIrishElves/
Tails & Tales – Dog Portrait Art. I’ve had a lot of recommendations for this lady and I hear she is fully booked up to Christmas, but you can purchase a voucher. https://www.tailsandtales.ie/
Eszter Pet Portraits. I’ve followed this page for a long time and I absolutely love these. All drawn by pencil. https://www.facebook.com/eszterpetportraits/
So there you have it. My selection of Irish Gifts for animal lovers. I hope you’ve got some inspiration.
All photos copyright of the artists and websites except the donkey which is one of mine.