Share your love of cats with your Valentine this Feb. 14 by choosing from one of these cat-conscious gifts.
1. Caring Chocolates
It wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without chocolate, but for those of us who like to give more than just a piece of sugar, give your sweetheart these beautifully wrapped Vegan chocolates that support Farm Sanctuary, America’s leading farm animal protection organization. $18
2. Kitty Bouquet
Another Valentine’s Day tradition, flowers are a given. The My Favorite Kitty bouquet is the perfect way to say I Love You to any cat lover. The boy and girl kitties made out of flowers are sure to bring a smile to your loved one. $49.99
3. Gift in Name
FiXiT, an organization dedicated to ending the overpopulation of animals, is offering the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for the socially conscious sweetheart. You can donate in your beloved’s name to someone on their list who needs financial assistance to spay or neuter their pet . Gift purchasers can chose to send their Valentine a certificate code via email, or print out a card to give them. $100
4. Custom Portrait
Melissa Smith’s paintings will capture your Valentine’s beloved feline in a stunningly real way. These custom pet portrait paintings are hand-painted in acrylic on stretched canvas by artist Melissa Smith referencing customer provided pet photographs to achieve likeness. In addition, you can specify the name of their favorite non-profit pet rescue organization the 10% order donation goes to during the online order checkout. Starting at $175,
5. Custom Cat Cards
This creative Etsy crafter has adorable cat themed Valentine’s Day cards as well as custom notesets to give as a gift for everyday use. A portion of the Valentine card sales benefit St. Huberts Animal Wellfare Org. Eco-friendly cards start at $3; 10 notecard set, $20. www.sent-well.com
6. “Couples” Aromatherapy
If you don’t mind taking a backseat this Valentine’s Day, give your sweetheart a gift to share with their favorite feline, just don’t be surprised if you find yourself enjoying the chocolates alone. Gerrard Larriett’s Wildwoods Aromatherapy Pet Spa in a Box is the perfect gift for kitty who likes to be pampered. The kit includes deodorizing soy candle, shampoo and conditioner, freshening and shining spray, and a tote bag. While the products are for the cat, the owner will enjoy the effects of the aromatherapy as well. $44
7. Cat Ring
Another talented Etsy seller has unique cat rings to delight your loved one. She can use her own designs, or customize using a photo of your Valentine’s own kitty. $45. Be sure to check out her other jewelry including bracelets and necklaces, all cat-themed.