Best Christmas Gifts for Cat Lovers

July 21, 2022 16 min read

Give the cat lover in your life something to purr about with their feline pals. Cat owners frequently choose to declare their affection for felines with pride (get it? ), whether it's with a delicate necklace, a funky mug, or a kitty-printed pillow. If you're looking for cat lover gifts—or even something for yourself—we've got you covered.

Our curated list includes the best cat toys, the best cat beds, and plenty of gift ideas for the human companions of the furry overlords. You'll find gifts for her and gifts for him, as well as something for everyone else. (However, don't expect any gifts for dog lovers!) Continue reading to begin shopping.

1. Peeking Cat Stained Glass Suncatcher

These cat sun catchers offer a variety of options to match the cat in your home or as a gift for a cat-loving friend for anyone who enjoys adding sparkling color to their home. The whimsical design is inspired by real-life felines who enjoy peeking around corners or finding a sunny spot to nap. Choose from seven different color schemes and two different positions. Even in the dark, you'll never be alone with this glass kitty staring at you.

2. Steampunk Cat Face Necklace

Cat and steampunk fans will enjoy this large statement piece. The handmade pendant has a distinct style. Each piece is signed by the artist and is a collectible personalized gift. With this stunning and colorful pendant, no one will doubt the wearer's love of cats. Check to see if your cat can see all of the colors.

3. Modern Cat Wall Furniture

Get this pair of cat wall shelves, which are ideal for feline lounging and climbing. The shelves are available in six different colors to match your home decor and can also be used as wall art for the humans in the family. Cats enjoy climbing, so provide them with legal options that also enhance your home with these charming hexagon wall units.

4. Digital Cat Portrait

You provide a photo of your cat, and the artist creates a digital painting of it. The artwork can be used to remember a lost feline friend or to celebrate the adoption of a new pet. Choose from over a dozen different sizes and flower colors. Every cat is a work of art, and the recipients will treasure this gift for many years.

5. Fancy Vintage Cat Face Pin

This large Victorian-style dangle pin is ideal for fans of aristo-cat-ic accents. Swarovski jewel accents are available in amethyst purple or sapphire blue. When pinned to a favorite holiday outfit, the cat face pin adds a festive touch to any look during the holidays and all year. Your cat will enjoy the dangles as well, so keep an eye out for a cat burglar who wants to steal this beauty. At the very least, your cat should bring home a mouse.

6. Carved Wooden Cat Shawl Pin

Does your loved one already have all of the necessary cozy sweaters? This cat shawl pin is ideal for any cat lover who wears shawls, sweaters, or woolen scarves. The lovely but simple cat carving makes a lovely statement and snuggles into the fabric like a cat looking for the best napping spot. Learn why cats, too, like to lounge in sinks.

7. Cat Socks

When the temperature drops, this gift set of five cat-face socks will keep your feet warm and stylish. The whimsical designs will delight the recipient, whether you give them to yourself or a child or grandchild. But be careful, because the fancy cute socks may entice the cats to chase your feet. Determine whether cats always land on their feet.

8. Cat Moissanite Engagement Ring

What a wonderful time of year to pop the question. If your fiancée-to-be (hopefully!) enjoys cats, this stunning Moissanite cat design engagement ring is a must-have. Moissanite has the brilliance and tenacity of diamonds but at a fraction of the price. Your beloved will treasure this dream gift as much as our cat eyes do. Discover what cats fantasize about.

9. Cat, Moon, and Mouse Bronze Pendant

With this cat on the moon pendant, you can't go wrong. The bronze kitty, like your own feline, has hunted down and attempted to capture mousy prey. The detailed, delicate pendant delights jewelry enthusiasts and would make an excellent gift for anyone, from children to seniors. It comes with a waxed cord for immediate wear and could also be used as a one-of-a-kind Christmas tree ornament. Just make sure your cat doesn't eat it from the tree. Instead, provide healthy cat grass for your cat to eat.

10. Acetate Hair Comb

Choose this cheeky acetate hair comb for the cat lover who has everything else. You can choose from seven different colors, each with a lovely marbled pattern. While it is intended for human hair, your long-haired feline friends may also enjoy having their hair combed by this lovely and functional work of art. You're probably aware that cats lick you in return for grooming.

11. Custom Pet Portrait Ring

With this stunning custom portrait ring, you can remember a beloved pet who has passed away. It bears a striking resemblance to the recipient's favorite pet and is available in sterling silver, rose gold, or 18-karat gold. Hundreds of reviewers love it, and the shop has a five-star rating.

12. Cat Oil Painting

Is there someone you know who adores their calico cat? This one-of-a-kind museum-quality oil painting appeals to both cat lovers and art collectors. You can also commission a custom painting of a specific cat to give to a loved one as a keepsake. You will, however, require a well-lit photograph of the cat. Cats are most active in the evening, so plan to photograph them during the day.

13. Don’t Stress Meowt Soy Candle

This relaxing candle will be appreciated whether the recipient has had a stressful few months or their cat has knocked over their coffee cup one too many times. It is available in twenty scents and three sizes, some of which include gift boxes. The scent of the candles will delight you just as much as catnip does your cat.

14. Personalized Cat Christmas Ornament

This personalized cat ornament will delight your friend who is always the first to decorate for Christmas. Choose from 32 different styles to find the one that best resembles their pet, or for a few dollars more, create a custom breed or color. Because you can add gift wrapping and a box, it's a simple gift to send to a friend you won't be seeing in person this holiday season. Here are some more fantastic personalized gifts.

15. Sisal Cat Scratcher and Condo

Cat lovers adore and understand that cats require hiding places and scratching posts, but they don't always enjoy the appearance of the necessary kitty paraphernalia. The design-conscious human will appreciate this sisal cat scratcher and condo. Give this cat lover gift, and the recipient will proudly display it—and their cats will appreciate it even more. Here's how to keep your cat from scratching the wrong pieces of furniture.

16. Petsies Create Your Own Pet Pillow

Immortalize a beloved feline with a pillow tailored to the exact shape of the cat's face. The image is printed on both sides of the plush pillow. Give it to someone who has recently lost a cat, or get one for everyone in your life who enjoys honoring their feline companions. Are you in a hurry to buy a gift? Take a look at these last-minute Christmas gifts.

17. Ten Thousand Villages Measuring Spoons with Kitty Print

This set's four measuring spoons are hand-painted with paw prints and black cats—ideal for cat lovers. They can be used to carefully measure food for cats with special dietary needs while baking and cooking human food. And they're a gift that keeps on giving: The company collaborates with artisans all over the world, particularly women and people with disabilities, to ensure they earn a living wage.

18. PetPawJoy Cat Window Perch 

Everyone knows that cats appreciate a good nap, and your giftee’s feline will adore resting on this window perch, which attaches with suction cups. Put it in a bright spot, and a cat's joy will be multiplied. You can decode your cat's behavior to learn how much she enjoys lounging on her new bed, even if she doesn't tell you.

19. Shutterfly If My Cat Could Communicate Customized Storybook

Cat lovers will love this personalized storybook, and parents will enjoy reading it to their children. It includes the cat's name throughout the book, and you can add the names of other family members! Continue shopping for the best Hanukkah gifts for eight wonderful nights.

20. V Coterie Paw Like Charm

Cats have their owners wrapped around their paws, which you can honor with a paw-printed charm. This unisex charm is made of gold vermeil and will help cat lovers proudly declare their allegiance to their furry friends. It's also a great stocking stuffer.

21. MacKenzie-Childs Royal Check Cat Dish in Enamel

Why shouldn't a cat dish be both adorable and functional? This dish, with its checkered design, will keep the most fashionable felines eating in style. It has a heavy-gauge steel underbody to keep cats from spilling while they eat.

22. Amy Zhang Meow or Never To-Do List Notepad

With a cute and clever play on the phrase "now or never," this notepad makes doing chores fun. As far as cat lover gifts go, this one is not only useful; it's also inexpensive and appealing, making it ideal for anyone who wants to jot down notes to family members, keep track of a picky cat's feedings, and more. Purchase a large quantity as a gift for coworkers.

23. Life Is Good You Can Rescue Love Crusher Tee for Women

Love cannot be purchased, but it can be rescued. This true statement was printed with an awesome design on a t-shirt that cat rescuers and feline foster parents will appreciate. "Adopt, don't shop" is a powerful message, and this shirt conveys it effectively. Get into the rescue spirit by scrolling through these adorable cat adoption photos.

24. Lovepop Cat Card

Who doesn't appreciate a card that has been carefully chosen to reflect their interests? Lovepop's adorable pop-up cat card will make you smile and even laugh. The blank astronaut card is appropriate for any occasion, but kitty cards are also available for birthdays, Halloween, and Christmas. (What a cheap Christmas present!) There's also space to write a note to let the giftee know how much they mean to you, making it even more personal.

25. John’s Crazy Socks Cat Slipper Socks

Socks may be a dreaded gift among children, but adults adore them, especially when they're as adorable as this. Fun meets function with these cat slipper socks. They have nonskid bottoms, so cat owners can wear them while playing with their feline companions. The best part is that these are gifts that give back. A man with Down syndrome founded the company, which donates money to Down syndrome awareness, animal rescue efforts, and other causes.

26. Creative Cats Coloring Book

This adult coloring book features over 30 cats that are elegantly presented with flowers and paisley designs. Cat lovers will not only be able to relax while coloring, but they will also be able to display some of their finished pieces.

27. The Woobles Smitten with Kittens Bundle

This Woobles crochet kit includes everything the recipient will need to make two adorable stuffed animals: Nico the Cat and Sebastian the Lion. Buy this for the beginner crocheter in your life, or choose one of their intermediate kits if your giftee is more experienced.

28. Molekule Air Purifier

Cat owners are well aware that their feline companions shed, but fur isn't the only problem. Dander is released into the air by those adorable fluff balls. The air purifier from Molekule comes to the rescue! It not only looks good, but it also helps to reduce pet dander (and other particles) in the home.

29. Petsies Custom Stuffed Animal

This handmade stuffed animal is crafted to look almost exactly like the giftee's cat, taking cat lover gifts to the next level! Expect Instagram-worthy photos of the cat and its stuffie counterpart, complete with cat Instagram captions. This would also be a lovely way to honor the life of a departed feline companion.

30. Patent Metropolitan Cat Gift Set

The Metropolitan Cat gift set is sure to make cats and their owners happy. It comes with pet bowls, cat toys, and bow ties, so cats can look stylish while eating Fancy Feast or chasing their new favorite felt mice.

31. How to Speak Cat Cards

Understanding a nonverbal animal can be difficult. Is your cat in love with you? Is he looking for a nice head rub, or are you disturbing his peaceful solitude? This 100-card deck explains common sounds, facial expressions, and actions to help humans better understand their beloved pets.

32. The Blissful Cat Paw Butter

We take human skincare seriously, and cats are entitled to the same consideration. This balm was designed to be gentle on sensitive paws and is suitable for cats of all sizes and fur types. The natural ingredients (shea butter, beeswax, and plant oils) will moisturize and soften a cat's dry paw pads.

33. Papier Curious Cats Notebook

This cat-themed notebook is ideal for cat lovers who are constantly jotting things down. The hardcover notebook has a menagerie of cats on the cover and comes with a bookmark to keep your place.

34. Genuine Fred Black Cat Puzzle

When it comes to cat lover gifts, a cat-themed puzzle that celebrates their feline fanaticism is hard to beat. The finished puzzle is framed thanks to artist Karen Obuhanych's distinctive modern illustration.

35. Genuine Fred Purr-Over Coffee Maker and Mug Set

With this adorable cat-shaped mug set that brews coffee right in the mug, early mornings are made easier. Place a filter in the top container, add coffee grounds, and top with hot water. Voilà! You have a perfect cup of coffee. Check out these other coffee-related gifts, ranging from beans to brewers.

36. Petstages Lil’ Avocato Dental Health Catnip Chew Toy 

This catnip-filled chew toy will appeal to both kitties who enjoy catnip and owners who enjoy avocados. Cats will enjoy batting and swatting at this toy, but it does more than that. The mesh material cleans teeth while also encouraging healthy chewing behavior.

37. Cat Face

If you enjoy Cards Against Humanity and are also a cat person, Cat Face is the ideal gift. It's a party game in which players compete to find the funniest combination of cat faces and hilarious captions from some of your favorite viral videos.

38. Old World Christmas Ornaments Cat in Calico

This adorable ornament isn't just for Christmas. Cat lovers can use it as a decoration in their home or office all year. It's an especially lovely gift for calico cat owners, with adorable detail in its face and eyes. And, because it's an Amazon Prime gift, it's an excellent choice if you're short on time and requires prompt delivery.

39. Demdaco Happy Wooden Scoop and Clip

This wooden scoop and clip are intended for a variety of uses. It's a cool and useful scoop to have on hand for feeding a feline companion, and it also functions as a clip to keep bags of cat food closed. It also looks great displayed in any room of the house. According to veterinarians, this is the best diet for cats.

40. Cat Person Canopy Bed

This canopy bed allows cats to relax and sleep like the royalty they are. The three-in-one bed adapts to the preferences of a cat: Attach the felt canopy to make a cave-like hideaway for the cat, or fold it down to make it more open. If your cat prefers to nap outside, you can remove the canopy entirely. For maximum comfort, the memory foam cushion mimics the natural sleeping position of cats. The giftee will wonder why cats sleep so much—and whether they can join in on the napping.

41. V Coterie Cat Semicolon Necklace

This necklace was created for veterinarians, but it's a cute and clever choice for anyone who wants to keep a cat image close to their heart. It's perfect for grammar nerds, as it features a semicolon shaped like a cat's head, body, and tail. Gift V Coterie's cat semicolon earrings as well for an extra touch of generosity.

42. Ono Good Bowls

This is an excellent setup for any pet owner. The two stainless steel bowls sit on the Ono mat and are easily removable for refilling and cleaning. The mat is available in a variety of colors to match any decor, and its suction cups to the floor, preventing even the most mischievous cat from making a mess. Choose this as a present for your brother and his sloppy cat.

43. Tobin Kitten Stamped Kitchen Towels

These kitten-themed kitchen towels are a lot of fun to make, regardless of your skill level. The kit includes two towels imprinted with images of hungry kitties, as well as simple instructions for embroidering the design. Give them as a gift to a sister or friend who is learning to embroider.

44. Reserved Pet Pillow

Cat owners are well aware that their pets have a preference for the best seat in the house. With this embroidered pillow, they can stake their claim on the couch, loveseat, or everyone's favorite armchair. Adorable illustrations of pets lounging are accompanied on the front by the words "This spot is reserved for the dog" and "Whatt?" on the back. (Set aside for the dog?! If Kitty has anything to say about it, no way.) If your recipient does not have a dog, they can show off the adorable cat side facing forward.

45. The Happy Planner Modern Meow Sticker Pack

The Happy Planner sticker pack is filled with fun, creative, and adorable cat stickers. They can be used to decorate journals, planners, and notebooks, as well as anything else you want to decorate. The 30-sheet pack contains 636 cat-themed stickers.

46. Ten Thousand Villages Meow Mug and Tea Strainer

This earthenware mug with an adorable cat face on the front comes with a tea strainer and a cat-eared lid. The hand-painted fair-trade mug is dishwasher and microwave safe.

47. Conscious Step Socks That Save Cats

This pair of socks will be the cat's meow for any feline fashionista. The cat-face crew socks are designed to be comfortable enough to wear all day. They're also vegan-certified, and every pair purchased helps Best Friends Animal Society save shelter animals.

48. Electra Lifestyle Lux Cool Cat Helmet

Electra's helmet makes a silly statement while protecting your head, with a cool, sunglasses-wearing cat on the side. It has a tough ABS hardshell for protection and a foam liner for security. This is one of the more memorable gifts for cat lovers. Check out the best ugly Christmas sweaters that are so bad they're great for a completely different kind of fashion statement.

49. Sterling Forever Kitty Ear Ring

This adorable ring is a subtle way to declare your love for cats. Give it to a jewelry-obsessed friend who will appreciate the eye-catching design (the cat ears stick up when worn) and the thin band's simplicity. If your girlfriend is a cat lover, pick up one of these as a gift.

50. Cat Person Serve and Store Set

This serve and store set includes everything a cat lover could need to feed their feline companion in style. It includes three wet food serving spoons and a dry food scoop with half- and quarter-cup markings. It also comes with three airtight wet food lids, allowing cats to eat the freshest leftovers. These self-cleaning litter boxes will make cat owners' lives even easier.

51. Petsies Custom Keychain

Cat lover gifts don't get any cuter than this! This ultra-soft keychain will be printed on both sides with a pet's face. In addition to holding a set of keys, it can be hung from a purse or backpack as a cute ornament.

52. Pottery Barn Cat Storage Basket 

This large basket is shaped like a cat’s head and was designed to add an undeniable touch of whimsy to any room in the house. Natural water hyacinth is woven around a sturdy iron frame, creating an ideal storage solution for cat toys and snacks. It's a fashionable gift for moms who appreciate both form and function.

53. PetSafe Bolt Laser Light Toy

A laser provides endless entertainment for cats and endless amusement for pet owners. But a human can only play for so long before becoming bored. Enter the PetSafe laser toy. It will keep cats entertained while their owners rest, relax, work, or play games. If you want to get this as a gift for your boyfriend, your partner will love it for their cat.

54. Star Trek Cats

Jenny Parks' Star Trek Cats is a must-read for cat lovers who are also Trekkies. Parks pays homage to the classic sci-fi series and its spin-offs by portraying cats as iconic characters in unforgettably adorable images. Check out these Star Wars gifts for fans if your friend group is more Luke and Leia than Spock and Kirk.

55. Pura Vida Project CAT Scrunchie

This scrunchie is from the Project C.A.T. Collection of trendy accessories. It has a tiger stripe design and a bow accent, and it will add a pop of color to any hairstyle. You can feel good about gifting this accessory on every level because 5% of the purchase price goes to Project C.A.T., which supports the World Wildlife Fund's efforts to double the number of tigers in the wild.

56. Ten Thousand Villages Shakers of Cat Salt and Pepper

These salt and paper shakers in the shape of black cats are the ideal hostess gift for cat lovers. They are sure to make anyone smile over dinner with their cute, smiling faces and perky ears. They are made by hand in India of black pale stone.

57. Fluff Trough Cat Feeder

The Fluff Trough was invented for dogs by a pug owner, but it's also a great gift for cats who have trouble eating from traditional pet bowls. It can help to reduce neck and back strain while also improving posture and digestion. You can even personalize it by adding the cat's name and face.

58. Angry Orange Pet Odor Eliminator

While cuddly cats are the cutest pets in town, the odors and stains they leave behind are not. One of the highest-rated options on the Internet, Angry Orange Odor Eliminator, will go to work safely dispelling stains, odors, and other cat-related cookies. These are some more simple methods for removing pet odors.

59. Catit Senses 2.0 Wellness Center

If your cat is royalty (of course they are), they will appreciate the pampering provided by this wellness center. It provides full-body massages and keeps catnip in a hidden location. It even comes with two self-grooming brushes.

60. V Coterie Feline Good Pin

People who enjoy a good pun will love this V Coterie pin, which features the words "feline good" on the body of a black cat. It's made of hard enamel and plated in polished silver. Consider pairing it with one of these Secret Santa gifts.

61. Frisco Cat Tracks Butterfly Cat Toy 

Keep kitties entertained with Frisco’s three-tiered toy. The rolling balls and bouncing butterflies provide hours of entertainment, and the nonskid bottom keeps cats in place while they play. It'll quickly become one of their favorite cat lover gifts.

62. Genuine Fred Wine Lives Kitty Drink Markers

This set of six drink markers is shaped like a curled-up cat, adding an adorable touch to any gathering. They have distinct colors (which helps guests avoid confusion) and a flexible silicone design that allows them to easily fit around wine glasses, martini glasses, or champagne flutes. Just keep an eye on what snacks your kitten consumes during your gathering. Certain foods are poisonous to cats.

63. Pottery Barn Peeking Cat Doormat

A doormat with the face of an adorable kitten is the ideal cat lover gift for the person whose cat greets you every time you visit. It measures 24 by 36 inches and is made of thickly woven coir.

64. Pura Vida Project CAT Charm Bracelet

Pura Vida's sweet charm bracelet is simple and elegant. The dark braided band draws attention to the chic enamel tiger charm with a gold finish. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the World Wildlife Fund's efforts to increase the number of wild tigers. The bracelets are ideal for teens who adore cats of all sizes.

65. Cat Person Mesa Bowl

This bowl was ergonomically designed for cats' comfort and safety, preventing them from hunching or crouching while eating. Owners can feed kittens by placing the bowl directly on the tray; for adult cats, they can snap it onto the stand. The shallow bowl was designed to fit a cat's face, preventing whiskers from becoming agitated as they eat their favorite foods.

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