According to a recent survey 91 per cent of pet owners are planning to give a gift to their pet at Christmas. More than 60 per cent of Irish households are pet-parents to either a dog or cat  so that is a lot of Christmas shopping. To make it that bit easier Petmania has launched a range of gifts for our favourite four-legged family member this Christmas. Petmania has a huge range of dog toys available.

Here are Petmania’s  top 10 that any hound is bound to love. If only humans were as easy to please!

 Petmania, Irish- owned specialist pet retailer and grooming studios, offers a range of gifts including Christmas themed toys, puzzle treats and warm festive blankets and bedding at their 12 stores nationwide and via its new online store www.petmania.ie for more.


  • DOG LIFE Seasons Green-tings Latex Sprouts are just the ticket for some Christmas playtime. Available in two sizes these squeaky toys are guaranteed to entertain this festive season. You might go barking mad though !
  • M-PETS Eco Dog Toy Range are for the green dog that prefers to make the environmentally friendly choices. The fabulous toys are made from recycled plastic bottles and are available in 3 fun designs that are guaranteed to entertain. Choose from a Reindeer, Sheep or Hedgehog design.
  • MPETS Pneumatic Treat Dispenser Dog Toys. Place your dog’s treats inside the toy and watch your pup shoot them out using the air propelled motion. Also enjoyed by owners !
  • KONG Holiday Large Wubba Weaves Tug Toy with Rope is pawfect for dogs that love to tug and toss…. Well that is all dogs … and  offers the durability that Kong is known for.
  • ROSEWOOD Festive Giggling Bear Toy vibrates and giggles to entertain your pooch this Christmas. This large plush toy is great for bigger dogs that like to play and cuddle. Can you bear to watch?
  • ROSEWOOD Rope Koala Toy is pawfect for cuddle and play with durable rope ears and a hidden squeaker. Your pup may finally give up eating coal. You have tried everything else
  • The Greenbo Natural Rubber Bone from M-PETS is made from 100% Natural Rubber and available in 3 sizes, offering hours of entertainment for dogs that like to chew! i.e. all dogs. Watch the pet parent practice saying ‘drop it’.
  • Got a dog that loves to play catch? The SPORTSPET Tennis Balls in a 12 Pack are exactly right for under the Christmas Tree this year. Made from high quality rubber these tennis balls offer a high bounce that your dog, and possibly Sue Barker,  will love. Play with your pet and shed those Christmas pounds. A game, set and match present.
  • The JOLLY PET Tug N’ Toss is a fantastic choice for interactive play with your dog this Christmas. Requiring no inflation as it floats through the air and darts wildly around the ground upon impact. The handle makes it easy to retrieve the toy from the jaws of a pooch that just won’t let go. Available in a choice of 6 colours.
  • The JOLLY PET Soccer Ball is a dog proof soccer ball lets you keep your eyes on the real goal, having fun with your pup! Much loved by Pup Guardiola, this ball can be punctured and will not deflate! Available in a choice of 3 colours.