//
archives

holiday gift ideas

This tag is associated with 8 posts

What to Give a Child in Need

Happy Thanksgiving! While many of us Americans will be gathering ’round with family and friends sharing a huge meal and lots of gratitude, we’ll also be planning our bargain shopping strategies for this weekend.   Perhaps while you’re out and about you’ll want to pick up some items to give for a child in need. The holiday … Continue reading

Does Santa Bring Puppies and Kittens?

MEOW! My name is June Buggie, and I have something to say! Two years ago I posted a rant entitled, Does Santa Bring Puppies and Kittens? The post is getting a good bit of traffic this year, despite Rumpy adding a disclaimer at the top of the page that we no longer believe what I wrote. … Continue reading

Gift-Giving on the Cheap…. and a Giveaway!

Let’s face it, advertisers have us all convinced that we show how much we love our family and friends by how much we spend on them. Heck, they’ve even convinced us we show the same love to our companion animals! But, the truth is, our companion animals could care less about much of the stuff we buy … Continue reading

Dear Santa: Please Send Kyjen Toys!

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming, and I can hardly wait! Could you please send me some Kyjen toys this year? I LOVE Kyjen toys! They make toys that are fun, but also require some thought. The Hide-a-Squirrel is my favorite! I have to look, but I always find that squeaky squirrel. Of course, I also like … Continue reading

Tacky Gift Ideas: Music for Dogs

So last week I told you about TV for dogs. But if dogs don’t watch TV, then music must be a major component, right? So maybe we can just skip the TV channel and buy a CD to play while we’re gone to work. Do they make music for dogs? Of COURSE they do! While … Continue reading

Tacky Gift Ideas: Television Programming for Dogs

Thanks to crafty marketing and sappy bloggers like me, the average human is just as guilt-ridden about how they treat their dog as they are about their children. To be sure, marketers LOVE it that many of us call our dogs our kids, and refer to ourselves as parents. It humanizes the animal, and prompts … Continue reading

Tacky Sweaters, Animal Exploitation, and Holiday Humor!

The Ugly Holiday Sweater. What tacky gift-giving guide would be complete without them? And thanks to eagle-eye reader Kolytyi, we have some tacky animal-themed holiday sweaters to share! Both of these were found at Amazon.com. I’ve linked the photos to the Amazon page. Last I saw, they’re out of stock…. thank Dog! Thanks Kolytyi! I … Continue reading

This Week’s Gift Ideas- Bathing and Butts!

And we’re back with more wacky, wicked, or just plain weird holiday gift ideas! First up, Agata Pokutycka at Bark Time found this interesting toy. Here’s the pitch: Delight your child with these fun Dirty Dogs bath toys. The soft and squishy dogs need a bath. They have magic ink dirt that disappears in warm … Continue reading

Want to get regular email from Rumpydog? Then follow my blog! Just click here.

Join 13,470 other followers

Follow @Rumpydog on Twitter!

I'm on Instagram!

Time to get up and feed me lady! #GetUp #imhungry #feedme #housepanther #blackcat #cats #caturday #catstagram #catsofinstagram #dontreadmytags

Follow Rumpydog on Bloglovin!

Follow on Bloglovin

Rumpydog is on Pinterest!

Follow Me on Pinterest