Last Minute Gift Ideas for Everyone on Your List

If you’re a last-minute shopper, you’re in luck! I have hundreds of last minute gift ideas for everyone on your list.

And if you order from Amazon by midnight on Saturday night – you’ll still get it in time for Christmas!

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Last Minute Gifts for Everyone on Your List

Toys Your Kids Will Love

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1. These are a huge hit at my house – with all three of my kids! Melissa & Doug Beginner Pattern Blocks

2.There’s a reason this was so popular when we were growing up. Kids love it! Classic Etch A Sketch Magic Screen

3. My 2-year-old, 4-year-old and 6-year-old are all obsessed. Enough said. Deluxe Marble Run Set, 66 Wooden Pieces with 6 Marbles

4. I urge you to check one of these out in a store, or find a video to watch online. This thing is SO cool, and every single one of my kids loves it! Symphony in B Music Toy

5. I have it on good authority that this is an awesome toy! The kids can play post office, stamp their mail and mail their letters. Melissa & Doug Stamp and Sort Mailbox

6. This is awesome – especially for the two of my kids that are learning to read! Melissa & Doug Magnetic Wooden Alphabet

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7. All of my kids love Magna Tiles. They LOVE them. If our house were burning, and I could only bring one toy – I would bring these. That’s how much we love them. They got the deluxe set from Santa last year. This year they’re getting this set with more pieces to build with and a few fun extras too. Magna-Tiles Solid Colors 48 Piece DX Set

8. My kids sit and watch paint dry for four hours and barely move. She loves to play with Alphie by herself – even though they don’t necessarily know the answers – they couldn’t care less. He’s a great gift for ages 2 1/2 and up. Playskool Alphie

9. Like Tinker Toys – only better. My kids can spend HOURS building with these things. Superstructs Super Set

10. Another oldie but goodie. Seriously – these keep my kids occupied for hours! Lincoln Logs Classic Edition Tin

11. The original Spirograph is back (with a few great improvements)! And my 5 and 6 year old LOVE IT! Spirograph Deluxe Design Set

12. I’m not sure what we’d do without this thing. It’s fun in the yard – and it’s fun in the basement for rainy days. Pure Fun 9001KJ Kid’s Jumper Trampoline

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13. You just can’t go wrong with Lego’s. This was a great starter set for my son. LEGO Ultimate Building Set

14. My boys love these just as much as my daughter. Pop-Arty Beads

15. I’ve been told this game is great for fine motor skills. Who cares? I enjoy playing it just as much as my kids. The Sneaky, Snacky Squirrel Game

16. I really can’t express to you how much my 2-year-old loves this! And I love it because it doesn’t make noise. Melissa & Doug Car Carrier

17. We’re a huge fan of Bruder trucks. They’re durable, realistic-looking, and they don’t take batteries or make a single sound. Bruder Toys Man Side Loading Garbage Truck Orange

18. Does it get any better than wooden blocks? My kids don’t think so… Melissa & Doug 60-Piece Standard Unit Blocks

Gift Ideas for Men

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1. Watches are perfect accessories.

2. The ION Digital Conversion Turntable will allow the men on your shopping list to convert their old records to MP3 files directly onto any iDevice.

3. He will be able to keep his feet cozy all winter long with these moccasins.

4. This charging valet will charge three electronic devices and hold many accessories in the provided drawers and cubbies.

5. This tie hanger will let him keep up to 24 ties organized.

6. For the coffee lover on your shopping list: this Thermos travel mug will keep his drink warm on-the-go.

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7. A pair of work gloves is a great investment to help out with heavy duty projects around the house.

8. Stuff Every Man Should Know covers a broad range of topics and makes a handy how-to manual.

9. O’Keeffe’s Working Hands Cream heals dry, cracked hands without a pungent scent.

10. This home hair cut set has everything he will need to stay well groomed at home.

11. Here is a small Multi-Function Tool for your key ring that does it all: it’s a bottle opener, screw driver, straight blade knife, and a serrated knife!

12. A year’s subscription to ESPN The Magazine is the perfect gift for sports lovers.

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13. The Oatmeal’s cartoon titled “My Dog: The Paradox: A Lovable Discourse about Man’s Best Friend” has been turned into a book! This is a great gift for any guy who loves dogs!

14. For someone who likes craft beer, The Craft Beer Cookbook is a creative choice.

15. If he’s not cooking with beer, maybe he’d like some nice >craft beer glasses to drink out of.

16. For someone who is constantly on-the-go, this travel toiletry bag is great for stowing personal items.

17. Stay warm this winter with a quilted winter vest.

18. Finally, keep his feet cozy too with a pair of Smartwool socks!

Stocking Stuffers for Men

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1. Old Spice Classic After Shave

2. Victorinox Swiss Army Classic Pocket Knives come in all shapes, sizes, and colors, with a variety of designs printed on them.

3. Maglight flashlights are so handy!

4. These Leathercraft Work Gloves are durable and practical.

5. How about a deck of playing cards?

6. This set of tie clips has very cool designs.

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7. Monogrammed stationary for personalized notes

8. This guidebook about tying knots is great for the fisherman, camper, and climber.

9. Amish Country Popcorn for the popcorn lover.

10. Nike no-show socks

11. Eyeglass Repair Kit

12. The 25 Days of Christmas Cocktailing: One Man. One Month. One Very Merry Mission.”

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13. Brown wallet

14. The New York Times Light and Easy Crossword Puzzles

15. Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Extraordinary Book of Facts: And Bizarre Information

16. How about a set of pocket squares?

17. Small book light

18. The Oral B rechargeable toothbrush is so handy!

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19. Men in your household will love this Deluxe back scratcher, and you will love not having to scratch their backs for them!

20. The Bed Buddy Hot/Cold Pack will ease sore muscles.

Gift Ideas for the Fitness Enthusiast

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1. FitBit Wireless Activity + Sleep Wristband
Wear the FitBit and track your daily activity and sleep patterns with this small device.

2. Extra Thick High Density Yoga Mat
Extra thick yoga mat for added comfort; it comes in many bright colors too.

3. Inflatable Exercise Ball
Inflatable exercise balls: they take up a lot of space in the corner of your room and are a glaring reminder that you haven’t worked on your balance, coordination, flexibility, or strength in a very, very long time.

4. Ponytail Headband
Wear a ponytail and stay warm while being active outside? I’ll take it!

5. Pilates Workout Kit with DVD
This kit has everything you need to get started with a Pilates workout: an instructional DVD and BodyBands to boot!

6. Nike+ SportWatch GPS
Track your runs, set personal goals, and view all workouts on the Nike+ website.

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7. Adidas Women’s Duffel Bag This bag is the perfect size for the athletically inclined to stow all their workout gear. It comes in a variety of fun colors.

8. Philips Rich Bass Neckband Headphones These headphones will stay in place (and not hurt your ears) and provide great sound during a workout.

9. Lifeproof iPhone 5 Case
This is the perfect case for someone who cannot be slowed down by sweat, water, blood…hey some people are intense about working out, okay?

10. New Balance Capris
These look both interesting and forgiving. I’ll take a pair.

11. New Balance Men’s NDurance Athletic Workout Sleeveless T-Shirt
Here’s a reasonably priced shirt that is sure to make any athletic guy on your shopping list happy.

12. Magic Bullet Express Mixing Set
This is a perfect set for anyone who likes to make delicious shakes on the go.

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13. Thermal Outdoor Socks
These socks are a great choice for anyone who likes to spend time outdoors hiking or skiing, for example.

14. “The Stick” Travel Stick
I already cut my husband’s toenails; I will not be sucked into massaging his sore muscles too. Maybe I should buy him one of these so he can massage his own aches and pains.

15. High-Density Round Foam Roller
On that note, maybe I should get him one of these, too. Foam rollers are great for stability and strengthening exercises, but also for relieving sore muscles.

16. Wii Fit Plus Software
Get started with the Wii Fit software to keep you motivated; add on different features and workout equipment as you go!

17. Level Terrain Exercise Flip Belt for Runners
The Flip Belt comes in a variety of colors and stores your personal belongings worry-free (and bounce-free) while you’re out for a run…or maybe just a walk. Let’s not get ahead of ourselves here!

18. Nike Swoosh Women’s Running Tank
Great tank for workouts or for lounging around.

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19. Marmot Waterproof Baseball Cap
A great choice for someone who wants protection from the elements: this hat is made of moisture wicking fabric and is also waterproof.

20. The Road ID A must-have for anyone who enjoys outdoor workouts. Write you emergency contact information on a card, slip it into the provided sleeve, and attach it to your shoelaces. Peace of mind for your and your family while you’re out on the road.

21. Shaun T’s FOCUS T25 DVD Workout – Base Kit
If you liked Insanity, you’ll like this one even better! Just 25 minutes per day – and just as intense as intensity. Includes 11 workouts – and lots of extras. So worth the price!

Stocking Stuffers for Women

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1. The Foot Rubz foot, hand, and back massage ball helps massage away aches and pains.

2. The Burt’s Bees essential everyday beauty kit includes cleansing cream, lotion, and lip balm. This stuff is amazing!

3. The Spiffer manicure pen is discreet for travel and extremely useful for all your manicure needs.

4. Try these tennis shoe-shaped air fresheners in your car!

5. The Hollywood bra converter is sure to be a hit in her stocking!

6. This holiday soap sampler includes 4 great scents: peppermint, holly, mistletoe, and winter garden.

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7. Who wouldn’t love stocking stuffer chocolates?

8. During these cold winter months, the Ped Egg pedicure foot file helps remove dry, cracked skin on your feet.

9. Draw a hot bath and add lavender chamomile bubble bath

10. Sweaty Bands are stylish and they stay put while you work out. No slipping! They come in many colors and patters; or you can visit the website to order customizable Sweaty Bands.

11. Going out but don’t want to carry a lot with you? Try this case for the iPhone which has room to store an ID and/or credit card.

12. Puffs Fresh Faces Wipes are great for cold and flu season: they have saline which cleans mucous and are Vicks-scented. And they’re hypoallergenic.

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13. The Aladdin tumbler is a great travel mug; it’s also both recycled and recyclable so you can feel good about using it!

14. Try the TravelMate memory foam neck pillow for the traveler on your list.

15. I always struggle to organize jewelry while I travel; fortunately, Conair’s travel smart jewelry organizer is here to help!

16. Try this silky soft pashmina scarf for style and comfort.

17. This cute pig spoon holder can be placed on the edge of a pot to keep spoons from sliding into whatever you’re cooking on the stove!

18. This swivel top purse hanger comes in a variety of colors and holds your purse so you don’t have to stow it on the floor.

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19. If you know someone who has cables running every which-way on her desk, these multi-purpose cable clips will certainly help keep things in order.

20. Try these neon leather luggage tags the next time you travel.

21. This is a beautiful vintage leaf ring!

Kitchen Gadgets to Give as Gifts

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1. The Foot Rubz foot, hand, and back massage ball helps massage away aches and pains.

2. The Burt’s Bees essential everyday beauty kit includes cleansing cream, lotion, and lip balm. This stuff is amazing!

3. The Spiffer manicure pen is discreet for travel and extremely useful for all your manicure needs.

4. Try these tennis shoe-shaped air fresheners in your car!

5. The Hollywood bra converter is sure to be a hit in her stocking!

6. This holiday soap sampler includes 4 great scents: peppermint, holly, mistletoe, and winter garden.

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7. Who wouldn’t love stocking stuffer chocolates?

8. During these cold winter months, the Ped Egg pedicure foot file helps remove dry, cracked skin on your feet.

9. Draw a hot bath and add lavender chamomile bubble bath

10. Sweaty Bands are stylish and they stay put while you work out. No slipping! They come in many colors and patters; or you can visit the website to order customizable Sweaty Bands.

11. Going out but don’t want to carry a lot with you? Try this case for the iPhone which has room to store an ID and/or credit card.

12. Puffs Fresh Faces Wipes are great for cold and flu season: they have saline which cleans mucous and are Vicks-scented. And they’re hypoallergenic.

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13. The Aladdin tumbler is a great travel mug; it’s also both recycled and recyclable so you can feel good about using it!

14. Try the TravelMate memory foam neck pillow for the traveler on your list.

15. I always struggle to organize jewelry while I travel; fortunately, Conair’s travel smart jewelry organizer is here to help!

16. Try this silky soft pashmina scarf for style and comfort.

17. This cute pig spoon holder can be placed on the edge of a pot to keep spoons from sliding into whatever you’re cooking on the stove!

18. This swivel top purse hanger comes in a variety of colors and holds your purse so you don’t have to stow it on the floor.

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19. If you know someone who has cables running every which-way on her desk, these multi-purpose cable clips will certainly help keep things in order.

20. Try these neon leather luggage tags the next time you travel.

21. This is a beautiful vintage leaf ring!

Stocking Stuffers for Kids

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1. These touchable bubbles will surprise everyone! Blow the bubbles, then you can touch them, stack them, and play with them because they’re made with a strong polymer that makes them more durable than regular bubbles!

2. Let the kids make their own popsicles with these ice pop molds

3. Kids will have fun with these cute holiday stamps

4. Encourage creativity with this mini painting set

5. Or appeal to their musical side with this harmonica

6. Scrabble Slam: fun for the whole family!

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7. Disney Pixar “Cars” Oversized Playing Cards are fun for your favorite card games.

8. Does the Rubik’s Cube even need a description?

9. Socks for boys with dinosaurs, or for girls, with flowers and animals.

10. This Hello Kitty necklace is great for a young girl

11. Thomas the Tank Engine: Lost at Sea is sure to be a hit!

12. Let kids follow along on Dora the Explorer’s adventures with this book, complete with sound effects.

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13. Silly Putty is a timeless favorite!

14. The Everything Kids’ Puzzle Book has mazes, word games, and puzzles. Hours of fun for the kids!

15. Kids can learn to play alone or with a friend when they master all the string figures in Klutz’s Cat’s Cradle Book Kit K536

16. Let the kids’ imaginations run wild with LEGO Mini Figures. This package comes with an eclectic mix of characters inspired by movies, sports, history, and daily life.

17. This Easy Origami book includes instructions that allow even beginners to create origami masterpieces!

18. Juggling Balls for the beginner or expert!

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19. These Goody hair clips are sure to make a girl smile.

20. Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree is a classic: make it an even better experience by including a CD to go with the book.

Gift Ideas for Families

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1. Large Canvas Tote Bags
12 bags are included in this purchase; give everyone in your family a different color bag to lug all their belongings around!

2. ChopChop: The Kids’ Guide to Cooking Real Food with Your Family
This book is based off a Magazine, also called ChopChop, which has been endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics. This is a must-read if you’re looking to spend time with your kids and make and enjoy healthy meals!

3. Farkel Party Game
Farkel is an easy-to-learn, educational, and fun-to-play dice game. It promises fun for the whole family!

4. Indoor Culinary Herb Garden Starter Kit
This pairs well with ChopChop; have fun incorporating fresh herbs into your recipes.

5. Family Glassware
Add a little fun to your dining room table with these glasses.

6. Design Ideas Toast It Coasters
Cute and practical idea for coasters!

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7. Apples to Apples Party Box – The Game of Hilarious Comparisons
This is always a crowd-pleasing game and fun for all ages!

8. Snowman Family of 5 Personalized Christmas Holiday Ornament
Fill your tree with personalized family ornaments – great for your own family or as a gift!

9. Wabash Valley Farms 25008 Whirley-Pop Stovetop Popcorn Popper
Start of family movie nights right with this stovetop popcorn maker!

10. Make Your Own Opoly Board Game
Make your own version of Monopoly with this fun set!

11. Penguin Flannel Christmas Clothing
The whole family will be cozy in these matching pajamas.

12. Rubberneckers: Everyone’s Favorite Travel Game
Beat road trip boredom with this fun game – great for all ages.

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13. National Geographic Kids Ultimate U.S. Road Trip Atlas
I wish we’d had this on those long drives to my parents’ alone with the kids. Or on those long drives to the grocery store.

14. Automatic Toothpaste Dispenser and Tooth Brush Holder
For a mere $5.90 investment, there will be no more toothpaste all over the counter, right? Right?

15. 17-Piece Bath Set
A great way to spruce up the kids’ bathroom!

16. Personalized Name Puzzle Coat Rack
Organize your entryway by giving each family member his or her own separate space to stow things.

17. YayLabs Play and Freeze Ice Cream Ball Ice Cream Maker
You can make ice cream anywhere with this: just add all the necessary ingredients, play with this contraption for 10-15 minutes, and – voila – ice cream for everyone!

18. Bocce Ball Set
It’s cold out now, but when warm weather hits, this bocce ball set will be perfect for outdoor fun!

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19. 10-Game Outdoor Combination Set
Why stop at just bocce ball? This set includes 10 more outdoor games!

20. “Family” Memory Book
Capture family memories with this large photo album; you can even choose the color and wording on the front.

Gift Ideas for Women: Jewelry

Gift Ideas for Women Jewelry

1. This chunky o-ring bracelet by Lauren Ralph Lauren is sure to be a hit!

2. These gold earrings with a celtic design make a statement.

3. Isn’t the color of these oval jade earrings beautiful?

4. These sterling silver disks are personalized with any initials you want. Perfect for her initials or for her kids’!

5. This sterling silver cuff bracelet comes in your choice of design and is the perfect piece to go with any outfit.

6. All this jewelry…where to store it? How about on a jewelry tree? It holds an amazing amount of jewelry and even has a small “nest” basket to hold items.

Gift Ideas for Women: Accessories and Cold Weather Wear

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7. This oversized tote bag is the perfect size to haul all you need, and it comes in a number of great colors!

8. These touch screen gloves will keep her hands warm while still allowing her to use touch screen devices. And with a variety of color options, you’re bound to find her favorite color!

9. How about a warm GAP jacket to ward off the cold?

10. …or a colorful sweatshirt for the cold winter months?

11. Try this polka dot scarf from GAP to accessorize!

12. I just love the button details on this sweater from Anthropologie.

Gift Ideas for Women: Shoes

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13. Nude pumps make any outfit look classy; this pair is a great deal from Target!

14. This pair of flats has a small heel and durable sole.

15. More shoes, but I can’t help it: these flats are so elegant!

Gift Ideas for Foodies

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1. Top Chef’s first and only female winner and owner of Chicago’s Girl and the Goat, Stephanie Izard will wow you with her innovative ideas. Check out Girl in the Kitchen: How a Top Chef Cooks, Thinks, Shops, Eats and Drinks.

2. Dorie Greenspan’s stories are interesting and her recipes are delicious and simple. Give them a try!

3. Is there a foodie on your list who loves to cook? The Mirro 50024 Foley food mill is for those who like to mash, strain, and grate their own whole foods.

4. Chefs will need a cookbook stand so all their cookbooks are easily accessible while cooking.

5. For the popcorn enthusiast: this Fresh from the Farm popcorn gift set provides a few options to try.

6. For the mixologist: a set of cocktail bitters to create interesting cocktails.

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7. This Tabasco sauce caddy is made for the person who enjoys the subtleties of different hot sauces.

8. This set of flavored olive oils is perfect for someone who enjoys playing with different flavors.

9. The Hamilton Beach coffee grinder is made for coffee connoisseurs.

10. And what better way to brew those grounds than with a Bodum Brazil 8-Cup French Press Coffee Maker?

11. For those who prefer tea, this stainless steel tea bag squeezer allows you to keep all the flavor from your tea bag in your cup.

12. Hopefully your foodie friend also likes to entertain. Maybe you’ll get an invite to help try out this electric fondue maker!

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13. If your foodie friend is really into DIY, maybe he or she will appreciate a pasta machine. Make fresh, delicious pasta!

14. For the foodie who likes to use fresh ingredients, this herb mincer can help.

15. Truly ambitious foodies will enjoy making their own cheese with this kit.

16. Maybe they will enjoy brewing beer too!

17. Its’ art, and it’s informational! This “Wine Around The World” poster has information about wines from across the globe. It would look great in a kitchen.

18. This “Spices and Culinary Herbs” poster 24×36 is similar: there’s a whole lot of information packed onto this poster!

19. The foodie who has tried too many recipes to recall favorites will love this recipe journal to stay organized.

Gift Ideas For Dogs

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1. The hide-a-squirrel toy will keep your pet occupied

2. This round pet bed could be used for dogs or cats. Looks cozy!

3. Your dog will look festive with this Christmas polka dot collar

4. Or what about this hilarious jingle bells Christmas dog collar?

5. If jingle bells aren’t your thing, try this holiday bandana

6. Stay organized with this leash hook shaped like a dog bone.

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7. Let your dog play and stay mentally stimulated with the IQ treat ball. Place your dog’s favorite treat inside, and let him or her play with it until the treat comes out. You can increase the difficulty level as your dog becomes comfortable with it.

8. With no stuffing inside, this stuffingless dog toy will provide plenty of entertainment and less mess.

9. It floats! It bounces! It’s recyclable! And Hurley guarantees it will replace this dog toy if your four-legged friend destroys it. What a deal!

10.This holiday dog stocking has it all: treats and a ball for your dog to play with!

Gift Ideas For Cats

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11. Have you seen the Cat’s Meow toy commercial on TV? You can order it online now, and keep your cat entertained for hours!

12. Sorry, but this toy requires a little manual labor on the owner’s part; however, the cat charmer is sure to provide entertainment for you and the cat!

13. This toy ball with feathers will keep your feline friend busy.

14. What’s with cats and laser pointers? Provide exercise for your cat and entertainment for you with this one.

15. Let your cats scratch their claws here rather than all over your furniture!

16. These colorful plastic springs will keep cats busy for sure!

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17. The great thing about this multi-level cat climber is that pet owners can install it on the back of a door or against a wall, meaning big space savings!

18. Cats should be festive for the holidays, too! Now they can be with this collar, complete with a jingle bell.

19. Feed your cat well this holiday season with some extra savory shrimp treats.

20. Need something quick and easy? This holiday stocking for cats is full of toys and treats!

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