Metro Pets

By Sharon Gomes Thomas

It’s spring time, time for flowers, Easter bonnets and all things colorful. Even if you don’t have a garden to grow a bunch of tulips, or even a green thumb to sustain a potted plant, bring the outdoors in with these cute flowery items for your pet.

Harness your inner Martha Stewart with a vibrant handmade collar from Lucky Fiona at http://www.luckyfiona.etsy.com. Handmade from retro style fabrics, these are available in any size, for the cat or dog in your life. Like the colorful Feedsack Collar, based on 1930’s Feedsack patterns, this dandy new style is just what your pet needs to get a little variety in their collar wardrobe. A robin’s egg blue background is “scattered with daisies. Also available at Lucky Fiona are Catnip Toys of 3″x 3″ squares, chock full of organic US grown catnip. Your feline will surely be a-meowsed! Each square is made from high quality vintage inspired fabrics and is perfect for batting, kicking, slobbering on and coveting.

Dampen your spring fever and quench your doggie’s thirst with the vintage style, printed travel bowls. The Daisy Bowl is a space saver that opens up into a bowl and folds back up like a wallet. Perfect for your purse, travel bag, or just snap it around your leash. Travel in style with the matching printed Coral Daisy Pet Carrier made 100% cotton canvas. Inside the bag is a logo ring to hook charms or keys.

Available at BowHaus NYC – http://www.bowhausnyc.com – Ph:212.673.2705.

Let your pooch become a hippie chick with these sure to please toys from Upscale Pup http://www.upscalepup.com. Ph: 1-866-738-8245. The Upsie Daisy Tug Toy Each combines a fresh-faced, plush flower with cotton rope tug for more interactive play Each toy contains a squeaker and crinkle material in the petals. Or get all four colors of the Sleepy Flower Plush Toy, in the style of Anne Geddes. You and your doggie will be drawn to the sleepy, happy faces of these super soft and super cute flowers.

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Originally published April 2009
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