Over-the-Top Dog Gifts

A car, a sturdy dog house, and an automated dog trainer are some of the items featured on this page of products that start at the $100 price point.

PetSafe Smart Electronic Pet Door
Your meeting ran late…traffic is awful…you panic. No need to stress: your dog has his very own key to go outside — no opposable thumbs needed. While within a 3-foot range, the SmartKey attached to your pet’s collar opens the battery-operated PetSafe Smart Door. When outside of range, the door flap automatically locks You can even set the door’s operational hours. Five separate programmed SmartKeys can open one installed door. Doors are available in small (pets up to 15 pounds) and large (up to 100 pounds) — even the cat can get in on the action.
Available at: Amazon | Petco

Pet Zone Tuff-N-Rugged Dog House
If your dog must spend an extended period of time outside in the elements, then you need to make sure he has a comfortable, safe domicile with plenty of room. Constructed of insulated UV-protected, all-weather plastic, the Tuff-N-Rugged Dog House assembles in minutes (no tools required), features a lift-off roof for easy cleaning and adjustable ventilation. Measuring 45.3 by 32 by 32.5 inches, this item is made for dogs who weigh up to 125 pounds. An optional Dog House door is sold separately.
Available at: Amazon | The Home Depot | Petco | Walmart

Premier Treat & Train Remote Reward Dog Trainer
Let the Premier Treat & Train Remote Reward Dog Trainer help you correct your dog’s unwanted behavior. This tool is designed to use positive reinforcement (and treats) to help your dog act appropriately at home or perform better in a competition setting. A remote control helps you to train your dog at a distance in everything from potty training and basic commands to more advanced skills such as agility and even service work. An ideal product is suitable for all dog ages and breeds.
Available at: Amazon

The Subaru 2014 Outback
Subaru is one of the highest-rated car brands in terms of reliability, safety, and overall value. Throw in all-wheel drive and generous cargo space and you have an ideal vehicle to take your dog almost anywhere. With the 2014 Subaru Outback, you’ll find more than 34 cubic feet behind the second row of seats (double that with the seats folded), which is adequate for almost any size of dog, and optional Dog Barrier and Dog Guard accessories ensure safety for pooch passengers and humans. One of Subaru’s mottos, “Dog tested. Dog approved,” is an apt phrase.
Available at: Subaru

Upet Umbra Tent
Looking for a portable place to help keep your dog safe? This multi-purpose pop-up tent is designed to contain your dog in the car, keep her in one spot while visiting friends (or in your house), and comes complete with a front porch to provide a comfortable place to sleep when outdoors. The Umbra tent is created with durable, scratch-proof mesh windows so your pet doesn’t miss out on any of the action. An umbrella-like mechanism makes for easy set-up and it includes a lightweight carrying bag. Available in small, medium, and large sizes.
Available at: Amazon | Pet Ego