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Wednesday, December 12, 2012
When shopping for Christmas gifts for loved ones this festive season, make sure you don’t forget your pets.
Reporter Emma Knights asked Kevin Gribben, manager of Jollyes pet food superstore in Norwich, for some inspiration and he has highlighted a wide range of Christmas treats perfect for your pet.
Dog walking is far more enjoyable when both dog and owner are kept warm. Dog coats help keep your dogs warm and dry in the winter months, especially if your dog has a short coat, or is a mature dog as they can develop conditions such as arthritis and keeping their joints warm and dry is much more important.
Prices range from 10.69 to 26.99
Dog or cat beds
A dog or cat bed is an essential for all dogs and cats. A bed provides insulation from the floor both in winter and summer, will cushion your pets joints and bones and provides a private space for your animal.
Prices start at 14.99
Pet Bakery turkey and cranberry dog biscuits
A delicious hand-made Christmas treat your dog will love.
Nite Safe flashing dog collar and lead
Keep you and your dog safe at night with one of the Nite Safe flashing dog collars and leads. They are light-weight and highly reflective with an illuminated red back light which operates in three modes-continuous, flashing and rapid flashing.
Prices from 6.99 to 8.99
James Wellbeloved cat Christmas box
A Purrfect Christmas gift for the special cat in your life. These JWB Cat Christmas Boxes not only contains treats and a toy, but also a money saving voucher.
Chilly Snowman dog toy
This Jolly Doggy Chilly Snowman is a great stocking filler for your dog. The snowman is strong, fun, plush and squeaks - a great way to keep your dog entertained over the festive period.
Wild Bird Seed/Fat-Balls
Feeding wild birds is a great way to attract more wild birds to your garden, and is particularly important during the winter months when their food sources can become low.
Prices start at 1.39
Animal Christmas stocking
An animal Christmas stocking is full of treats to make Christmas extra special for your pet.
Prices start at 3.99
Festive rawhide cane
All natural rawhide has been braided into festive Christmas shapes.
It is currently available as part of a three for two offer.
Snuggle Safe small animal heat pad
This is an innovative way to keep your pet warm. Simply pop the heatpad into the microwave and then place under your pets bedding.
As well as having a store on the Sweet Briar Retail Park, in Norwich, Jollyes also has other Norfolk stores in: Yaxham Road, Dereham; Hardwick Retail Park, Hardwick Road, Kings Lynn; and Lime Kiln Lane, Thetford.
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