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National Pet Day is here! And there’s no better way to celebrate your furry friend than buying them some awesome new pet gadgets.

Think about all the love your pet has given you over the years. Let’s not forget about them on this special holiday or anytime this year. We are always on the go and I’d like to remind you to take a break from all the noise and focus your attention on your little sidekick this weekend.

Not only will these pet gadgets make them do a backflip, but you will also save time, money and stress by using these automated pet gadgets. Do yourself a favor and make both of your lives easier (and more fun too!).

We’ve searched high and low to find the best pet gadgets that will improve the quality of life for both you and your pet. But be careful…These are all amazing pet gifts and you might end up buying them every one of them!

Personalized Pet Blanket

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VEELU Personalized Throw Dog Blanket

If you are the type of dog mom or dad that loves to see cute pictures of your pet, this blanket is for you. The VEELU Personalized Throw Dog Blanket will let you customize any cute photo of your pet and print it up on a huge blanket.

You will be able to snuggle with your little one whether you are at home or on vacation. Your family will also adore this beautiful blanket.

This isn’t necessarily a pet gadget, but it is definitely one of the best gifts you could give a dog or cat lover. If your significant other is a proud pet parent, think about giving them this gift that will make their heart melt throughout the year!

Premium Pet Travel Bag

Pet Travel Bag

Hilike Premium Pet Travel Bag for Dog & Cat

Everyone loves a good adventure, especially with our furry friends! The Hilike Premium Pet Travel Bag makes sure both of you have everything your need for an awesome outing.

Not only is it designed to maximize space, but it actually comes with some great tools that are space-saving, such as the collapsible bowls.  Everything you need fits perfectly, and you’ll worry less about forgetting to bring the important items.

If all of that wasn’t enough, they’ve even made sure to design it to be compliance with airline carry-on requirements to make travel with your pet a breeze.


Smart Cat Feeder

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SureFeed Microchip Cat Feeder

Feeding a pet can sometimes be a bit of a chore and rather stressful. I mean, I struggle enough just trying to figure out what to make myself for dinner! With the SureFeed Microchip Cat Feeder however, a large portion of this chore can be automated!

Automatic feeding isn’t the only perk here either. This feeder is able to help with portion controls, and helps prevent food stealing between multiple pets. A properly fed cat is likely to be more healthy too, which means fewer trips to the vet. Translation: money and time saved!


Ring Launcher

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HurriK9 – Flying Ring Launcher for Dogs

Fetch just got upgraded! Say goodbye to tossing a ball, and hello to launching rings! The HurriK9 Flying Ring Launcher will let you fire rings up to nearly 100 feet, making for some epic rounds of fetch.

The rings are of course made from extra durable, non-toxic materials that should hold up against the toughest canines. Launch distance can be controlled, making this toy usable in the house (for those who are brave).


Dog Thunder Shirt

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ThunderShirt Sport Dog Anxiety Jacket

There are always a few days of the year when your dog’s anxiety jumps through the roof.

For some dogs, it is during the 4th of July or New Years Eve firework celebrations. For others, it is the extreme separation anxiety they get when you go out of town.

For any circumstance that arises, this ThunderShirt Sport Dog Anxiety Jacket will help your pup calm down immediately. The jacket has a minor suppression that gives the dog comfort from any of the craziness that is happening in the background. Give your dog some peaceful rest and comfort when they need it.


Anti-bark device

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MODUS Anti Barking Device, Ultrasonic Dog Bark Deterrent

Are you worried that the neighbors don’t like you because your dog barks too much? Worry no more! The MODUS Anti-Barking Device is proven to lend you a hand at keeping your pet a little better behaved in a safe and humane way.

The Anti-Barking device emits a non-harmful sound that only our furry ones can ear, helping to curb a variety of unwanted behaviors such as barking, digging, eating dirty items, or fighting.  It’s great to use for training, and works well both in and outdoors.


Cat Window Perch

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K&H Pet Products EZ Mount Penthouse Cat Sill

If your cat is like… well, any cat pretty much, then I bet it loves laying in the sun! The K&H Pet Products EZ Mount Penthouse Cat Sill is the perfect gift to make your kitty feel like a king!

The device mounts easily to nearly any window or glass door with incredibly strong suction cups that can support the weight of multiple felines. It also has a built-in ledge to allow ease of access for added safety (even though cats somehow always manage to land on their feet).


Automatic Pet Feeder

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BELOPEZZ 6Liters Smart Pet Automatic Feeders for Dog and Cat Food Dispenser

Feeding pets can be a pain sometimes, especially when you have a crazy schedule! The BELOPEZZ 6Liters Smart Pet Automatic Food Dispenser takes the hassle away, and makes sure every meal time, is on time!

Not only does this handy gadget make it easier to keep your pets fed, but is also make sure they get fed the right amount. Proper diet leads to healthier pets, which means fewer trips to the vet!


Collapsible Dog Bowl

collapsible dog bowl

COMSUN Collapsible Dog Bowl, Foldable Expandable Cup Dish

Tired of carrying your pets bowls around whenever you go on an adventure? You probably aren’t because you probably don’t do it, because it’s rather inconvenient. Well not anymore! Pick up a COMSUN Collapsible Dog Bowl and you’ll be able to easily bring bowls with you wherever you go.

Adventures won’t need to be cut short anymore because of a lack of bowls.  If you’re already thinking about picking this one up, it’s worth taking a look at the adventure bag towards the top of our list, which already includes collapsible bowls. Time to upgrade your adventures!



No Tangle Dog Leash

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iYoShop No Tangle Dual Dog Leash with 360-degree swivel

Have more than one dog? If so, you probably have had them tangled up during walks.

This iYoShop No Tangle Dual Dog Leash is a life-saver because it is completely tangle-free. You simply connect the two leashes to a swivel and your dogs can run in circles, zig-zags, or wherever their free-spirit takes them.

I have personally used (and loved!) a no-tangle dog leash which makes this a no brainer to put on our list of favorite pet gadgets in 2020.


Furbo Pet Camera

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Furbo Dog Camera: Treat Tossing, Full HD Wifi Camera, 2-Way Audio

If you haven’t been living under a rock, you have probably already seen this before. The Furbo Dog Camera is one of the greatest inventions to stay connected to your pet at any time during the day.

You can call your pet to say hello or toss them a treat or two to let them know you are still there for them. Be careful, though. This pet gadget can get quite addicting.


GPS Pet Tracker

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PetFon Pet GPS Tracker, Real-Time Tracking Collar Device

The PetFon Pet GPS Tracker does exactly what it says in the name.

This is a perfect way to give yourself peace of mind, knowing your furry friend will always have a safety net. If they get out of their leash or like to dart when the front door is cracked, this will help you find them quickly. The device is very accurate and will lead you straight to your pet.

This pet tracker could be a great gift to someone who has an over-energetic dog.


Automatic Ball Launcher

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Franklin Pet Supply Ready Set Fetch Automatic Tennis Ball Launcher

Talk about automation. This nifty dog toy will let your dog play fetch…by themself!

All the pup has to do is drop the ball in the top and it will shoot out the front. Then the dog fetches and drops the ball again. And fetches and drops the ba–you get the point. Give your arms a rest and let the  Franklin Pet Supply Ready Set Fetch Automatic Tennis Ball Launcher do all the work.

You might want to watch a few YouTube videos or read some reviews before buying this gadget. Mainly, so you know that your dog’s breed takes well to this type of toy. However, I’m sure you can get almost any dog to play with this correctly if you train them well enough.


Pet Feeding Tracker

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Did You Feed the Dog? Feeding Scheduler

There have been hundreds of times where my wife and I assumed the other person fed our pets.

With the Did You Feed the Dog? Feeding Scheduler you won’t have to assume ever again. When for feed your dog (or cat/fish/lizard?), simply slide the button over and it will record when you fed your pet last. 

This is a perfect pet gift if there are multiple pet owners or if you are just extremely forgetful.


Urine Detector UV Light

urine detector flashlight

Vansky UV Flashlight Urine Detector

This flashlight can come in handy if you have a pet that tends to have accidents every now and then.

If you are suspicious of an accident, simply flash this light on the carpet or rug and you will be able to find the mess right away. The Vansky UV Flashlight Urine Detector works well and is backed by many great reviews on Amazon. This will really help you spot those unwanted odors and stains before it gets worse.

Cat Laser Toy

cat toy laser

Friends Forever Interactive Automatic Rotating Laser Cat Toy

The Friends Forever Rotating Laser Cat Toy is probably one of the best toys a cat could ever ask for. Every cat loves playing with lasers and this one is the gift that keeps on giving.

Simply set up the laser on the ground and let this pet gadget take care of the rest. Once turned on, it will entertain your cat more than ever before. The laser can be set to 3 different settings. The slow setting for casual play, fast for more energetic play, and random for a blast of excitement.


Dog DNA Testing Kit

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Wisdom Panel 3.0 Canine DNA Test

Do you have a mixed breed and can’t seem to answer that question of “What breed of dog is he/she?”. Or maybe a more important question to answer is “Is my dog really a pure-bred dog?”.

The Wisdom Panel 3.0 Canine DNA Test  will solve those questions by giving you data that is backed by DNA evidence. It will not only tell you the family tree, but it will also give you many other statistics for their health and other benefits. 

This test is very easy to conduct and you can get the results within weeks. If you are needing to know more about your dog, give this test a shot!


Pet Deshedding Gloves

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HandsOn Pet Grooming Gloves For Dogs & Cats


These look pretty badass, right?

Not only do they look cool, but they feel great. Not on you, but on your fur-baby. Your dog or cat will love getting groomed because these gentle, yet effective gloves will grab all the loose hair and give a massage at the same time.

The HandsOn Pet Grooming Gloves do a great job for the low cost. Don’t worry about getting those brushes that end up in the trash a year later. Use these gloves and watch them last much longer.


Dyson Groom Tool

dyson groom tool for dogs

Dyson Groom Tool For Dogs & Cats

If the gloves above don’t do the trick for you, try this Dyson Groom Tool out.

The great benefit of this tool is the fact that you won’t have to clean up all the hair because you can attach this directly to your vacuum. Keep in mind that this tool fits on Dyson Vacuums only and your vacuum might not work if it isn’t a specific model number.

If you do have a Dyson, this pet gadget is a great item to have when grooming your pet.


Waterproof Dog Blanket

waterproof dog blanket

PetAmi Waterproof Dog Blanket for Bed & Sofa

Do you have an expensive couch? What about a bed that you would never want your pet peeing on?

If only there was a blanket that your dog would love and you wouldn’t ever have to worry about anything leaking through it. Well the PetAmi Waterproof Dog Blanket solves that problem. It is extremely soft and has a waterproof bottom side that will prevent anything from ruining the furniture underneath it.


Robot Fish Cat Toy

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BlackHole Swimming Robot Fish Toy For Cat

Finally, a cat toy that my cat won’t get bored with.

The BlackHole Swimming Robot Fish Toy does the trick by automatically swimming and lighting up at the same time. If you drop a few of these in a container of water, the cat will stay busy trying to hunt for the fish all day.

You will be filled with joy watching your cat have fun chasing after the fish. This is definitely a great pet gift for your little cat.


Portable Dog Paw Cleaner

dog paw cleaner

Dexas MudBuster Portable Dog Paw Cleaner

You know that feeling when your dog tries to run inside after being out in the rain?

This is a huge pet peeve of mine and I know it must be stressful for other dog parents. The Dexas MudBuster Portable Dog Paw Cleaner will solve this problem because you can clean off their paws before they track mud throughout the house.

This pet gadget is convenient because it is small and portable. Keep it at home or take it on the go.


Smart Cat Litter Box

Smart Cat Litter Box

Purina Tidy Smart Cat Litter Box

The Purina Tidy Smart Cat Litter Box is a hooded cat litter system that is very easy to use, helps reduce odors, and the hassle of cleaning.

The hood is hinged so you can take it apart very quickly. It also has a pull-out pad drawer to remove the used pee pads when necessary. Because it is multi-layered, the solids and urine is separated to reduce the odor (which usually won’t show up for days).

Give your back and nose a break by investing in this great litter box.


Automatic Cat Water Fountain

smart cat water fountain

Comsmart Automatic Drinking Water Fountain For Cats


This is the pet gadget that your cat has always been wanting.

The Comsmart Automatic Drinking Water Fountain is cute and practical. It doubles as a drinking fountain as well as a playing fountain. There is also a pad that rests underneath this cat gadget so there won’t be a mess to clean up afterwards.

The 3 different modes will let you keep things fun and exciting for your cat. Turn it on and let the fountain take care of the rest!


We hope you and your furry friends enjoy these pet gadgets as much as we do. If you know of any that we missed, feel free to leave us a comment below.


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