It may come as no surprise that cat moms love to pamper their best furry friends with the best gifts… on just about any and every occasion. When it comes to birthdays, special occasions, the holiday season, and (yes) National Cat Day on October 29th, how about nailing that gift pick with something she'll adore: cat-themed swag! But what's on her wishlist? With the dizzying array of catty merch out there, we've found unique gifts and personalized cat-themed items that'll put a smile on her face, and maybe even bring a slight tear to her eye. Whether you're looking for a monthly cat subscription box, a one-of-a-kind cat lady gift, or a special sentiment to let her share her "crazy cat lady" status, we've got you. Read on for the best cat subscription boxes and gift ideas to spoil the proud cat parent in your life, and even yourself.
Best Cat Subscription Box Gifts
There's no end to the joy they'll feel when it comes to cute cat subscription boxes filled with cat toys, catnip, and treats. They make purr-fect gifts for cool cats and the cat owners who love them. Get inspired with some of our favorite kitty-approved subscriptions and one-time gift boxes.
The Cost: Cat pack with 3-4 items $15 a month. Multi-Cat Pack with 5-8 items $25 a month. $17 for a one-time gift. Free U.S. shipping. Sign up here!
About the Box: Our readers love how affordable this cat subscription is! Each month cat lovers will receive treats and toys with which to delight their darling (you know the one we mean).
The Cost: $19.99 a month for Happy Cat subscription, $29.99 a month for Multi-Cat. $29.99 for a one-time gift. Free U.S. shipping. Sign up here!
About the Box: It's time to make your cat's day (again and again). Toys, natural treats, and helpful hygiene items can all be found in the KitNipBox—though if your cat has a sensitivity you can choose the "no treat" option.
3. VetPet Box
The Cost: Starts at $35 per month for Single Cat subscription, $41 for Multi-Cat subscription. Save with longer subscription options. $37 for a one-time Single-Cat gift, $42.50 for a one-time Multi-Cat gift. Free U.S. shipping. Sign up here!
ACTIVE DEAL: Save $15 off your first box!
About the Box: Every toy, treat, and grooming supply that comes in the monthly VetPet Box has been approved by veterinarians, with cats' needs in mind. It's a regular delivery of delights with the bonus of peace of mind.
The Cost: $22.95 a month or every other month. Gift subscriptions are $29.95 for one month, $80.85 for three months, or $137.70 for 6 months. (Gift subscriptions do not renew.) Free U.S. shipping. Sign up here!
About the Box: Ready to get your cat all riled up? Each month, you'll receive 5-6 toys and treats. Subscribers can expect everything from squeaky toys and catnip to quirky collars and other surprises! Know that meowbox will substitute non-food items for cats with special dietary requirements—there is a box to check during the signup process if you want to do this. What's more, for every meowbox you buy, they give one can of food to a shelter cat!
The Cost: $34.99 for the CatLadyBox, $39.99 for the Crazy CatLadyBox. Save with longer subscriptions. Free U.S. shipping. Sign up here!
About the Box: You know who you are. Lean into your cat craze by subscribing to receive a monthly delivery of unique and exclusive cat lady finds, from cat-themed jewelry and clothes to accessories, home décor, books, and other cat products. The Crazy CatLadyBox also includes a few goodies for the feline in your family!
The Cost: $24.99 per box. Buy one here!
About the Box: Make every occasion memorable for your cat lover with a Chewy Goody Box! These one-time purchase boxes provide everything cats need to celebrate their birthday or upcoming seasonal holidays. Each goody box includes 5 or more full-sized, hand-picked, premium items to delight your cat. Chewy Goody boxes burst with surprises any pet will adore, so they make a great gift idea for your furry friend!
The Cost: $33.90 every other month ($24.95 subscription price + $8.95 shipping). Sign up here!
About the Box: Want to pamper your pet without building up a backlog of new stuff to explore? This is a bi-monthly subscription that sends cat toys, treats, and more.
Want more ideas for cat subscriptions? Check out our complete list of Cat Subscription Boxes for a great gift that keeps on giving. Read on for more meow-worthy presents for your favorite cat and cat owner.
Best Gifts for Cat Fanatics
When your feline-loving friend has everything—including the best cat in the universe—it's time to up the ante with the best cat gift ideas ever. To help in your quest, we've rounded up gifts and treats with the most cattitude and sweetest sentiments to totally make their day.
The Cost: $12.95
You can make all the cat lovers on your list happy with the delightful and heartwarming tales in Working from Home with a Cat from Chronicle Books. Author/illustrator Heidi Moreno captures all-too-relatable struggles with her kitty co-worker, Peanut, in whimsical and colorful storytelling. What Peanut lacks in "office" etiquette—interrupting video calls, stepping in paint, awkward bathroom breaks—he makes up for in pure entertainment and utterly lovable moments. This fun cat book helps remind your fave cat person that they're not alone in their joy and exasperation of owning and loving a kitty cat.
The Cost: $80
Regal cats deserve regal digs, and the Cat Person Canopy Bed fits the bill. Your friend can't go wrong with this simple style in 3 color schemes that look great with any home décor. Plus, it offers easy functionality and convenience. (Um, the cushion cover even goes in the wash.) Her kitty cat will dig the memory foam cushion and adjustable 3-in-1 felt canopy, whether they want a fort, walls, or just a cat bed. Meow!
The Cost: $15
Happy pet, happy life. If you're looking for the perfect gift, get tails wagging with this Natural Life 16-oz Happy Pet Coffee Mug. Bonus: there's a matching Dog Person coffee mug, too, if you want to treat your dog lover friends. This cute cat mug is nice and big for endless sipping, and hand-sculpted and hand-painted—we think they'll be pleased.
The Cost: $21.99
Who's to say your favorite cat person isn't a puzzle person, too? Inspire a new puzzle pastime with this 23" x 23" eeBoo Cats at Work 1,000-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle illustrated by Monika Forsberg. The whole feline-loving family can get in on the fun around the table (notice there's no top or bottom to the puzzle), putting the pieces together. They'll muse while admiring kitties hard at work batting balls of string, plants, butterflies, and other creatures. It makes a great gift for every cat lover who has a little extra time on their hands at home.
The Cost: $46.50 (engraving on 1 side) or $51.09 (engraving on 2 sides)
Thanks to the GIGIMEY Cat Face Necklace, cat moms can take their fur babies with them wherever they go. You choose the engraving on either 1 or 2 sides of the charm (you can also get a blank charm for $41.92), plus the color and necklace length, for the ultimate personalized cat lover gift. What better way to keep a pet close to their (or your) heart than with this nice-quality engraved cat face necklace?
The Cost: $12.39 hardcover
According to at least one crazy cat lady, "dogs eat, cats dine," meaning that cats require a special diet for digestion and health. A helpful gift for feline fanatics (raise your hand if that's you), Cooking for Cats from Pavilion Books contains 20 pampering DIY recipes, feeding advice, and homemade DIY craft ideas for the benefit of you and your marvelous kitty cat.
The Cost: $60 for 1 pet, $99 for 2 pets, $120 for 3 pets
I mean, is there a more perfect gift for your favorite animal lover? Prepare to thrill your recipient when you gift them a one-of-a-kind cat print (or dog print) by West & Willow Custom Pet Portraits. You submit a photo and choose the template, background color, and frame size—and they do the rest to create your artful cat print. For the background, you can choose solid colors or festive limited-edition colors that make the perfect gift for the holiday season. Your custom cat portrait comes printed on gallery-quality paper and is shipped ready to hang.
The Cost: $9.99
Help them get pawsitively purr-fect photos and videos of their funny cat with the multitasking Kikkerland Kitty Phone Clip. Snap the cat toy on their phone, and the fuzzy pom-pom works its magic to get their feline friend's attention. Voilà, their kitty cat will be ready to become an internet celebrity and take the social world by storm.
The Cost: $28.99
Need we say more? Your crazy cat friend's mantra + a cozy sweatshirt makes for a no-brainer gift. Life + Lemons Co. Weekends. Coffee. & My Cats. Sweatshirt is super comfy, oversized, and available at a more attractive price point than some other cat-themed sweatshirts out there. Soft and lightweight, it's perfect for year-round wear for those special people who love cats. Beware, you may end up getting multiples!
The Cost: $18.95
These mixed-metal Animal Rescue Moonlight Cat Earrings do double duty as an enchanting and unique gift for a cat mom, while the sale of the earrings helps feed 35 shelter animals. At 0.75" in diameter, they're sized just right and crafted of sterling silver, copper, and brass. This design was handmade by artisans in Mexico using fair trade principles, so you can feel good about giving these ethically made earrings to your bestie.
The Cost: $10.64 for 1 taco
Tell your friends—cats love tacos, too! Enjoy taco time while your funny cat rolls and jumps around with their new favorite Catnip Toy Taco. This felt taco is filled with organic catnip and made by hand with love in Canada. It measures approximately 3.75" x 2", making it the right size to bat and chase around. You can give it as a Christmas stocking stuffer or Valentine's Day surprise. Or treat your favorite cat and cat owner just because.
The Cost: $12.95
When sweet kitties and cool cats need to dress in their fashion finery, real friends answer the call. Treat the natty cat and lucky pet owner in your life to these adorable Made by Cleo Pet Bandanas. And, yes (get ready), there are matching masks for pet owners, too. These oh-so-trend-right bandanas, in a range of holiday, seasonal, and year-round patterns, slide onto the collar so there's no tying (phew).
The Cost: $13.10
Behold the perfect merry & bright Christmas gift for cat lovers. This Personalized Cat Christmas Ornament lets you honor fur babies both present and past with a beautiful wooden birch engraved design. Both rustic and simple, it's available in 12 different cat shapes and your choice of name or personalized message. Makes the perfect gift or stocking stuffer!
The Cost: $79.95
If the cat lover in your life—and most definitely their boss, the cat—are ready for a kitty litter box upgrade, the Modkat Flip Litter Box with a scoop and reusable liner is the way to go. This spacious enclosed design offers three lid positions (fully open, half-open, or completely closed) to satisfy any cat's preference. Its magnetic hinged top allows for easy access for daily scooping and cleaning—with no need to remove a bulky hood as you'd find on typical kitty litter boxes. It holds a custom-fit, reusable tarp liner that stays securely in place with hooks and clips. Thankfully this also helps reduce messy situations, leaking, and odor. The liners are also not too bad to clean. Before buying the Modkat, know that the liners need to be replaced every three months or so, making it an added expense. Modkat is a pricier litter box upgrade option, so you might want to check ahead before giving it as a gift.
That wraps up our list of purr-fect gifts for cat lovers & crazy cat ladies. Did your favorite make the list? Which other cat subscription boxes and unique cat gifts do you love? Do share! If you’re looking for more, check out the Best Cat Subscription Boxes—As Voted by Our Readers.