13 Eco-Friendly Pet Products We Love
Get the scoop on training pads, leashes, scratching posts and other items that are perfect for pets and the planet.
Staying connected to your pet can be sustainable and stylish with a leash like this. Made from locally-sourced materials and marine-grade rope, this ombre leash can withstand hundreds of pounds of pull. You can even use the brass carabiners to clip the lead to your waist or secure it over your shoulder.
Buy It: Urban Outfitters, $62
Reusable Waste Bag Dispenser
Something tells us you won't mind scooping up this reusable waste bag dispenser. Featuring a bright pattern and small brass clip, this handy accessory attaches to your dog's leash and discreetly keeps bags at the ready.
Waste Bag Rolls With Cardboard Cores
Be a responsible pet parent by filling your waste bag dispenser with eco-friendly equipment. These rolls are leak-resistant, break down faster than regular bags and have biodegradable cardboard cores instead of plastic tubes.
Buy It: Petco, $12.99
Earth-Conscious Potty Pads
Potty training a new puppy? Swap those plastic squares for a pack of earth-conscious pee pads. Their bleach-free, dye-free design is highly absorbent and kind to your pet, with 50-percent recycled fabric that's kind to the environment.
Buy It: Petco, $29.99
Natural Pine Litter
Let your cat sink their paws into this all-natural kitty litter. Instead of relying on harsh chemicals and synthetic perfumes to mask offensive odors, this litter has pine fibers that absorb liquid and prevent smells from spreading.
Buy It: Target, $9.99
All-Natural Shampoo + Conditioner
Leave harmful sulfates and colorants out of your dog's coat with the help of natural shampoo and conditioner. This set uses colloidal oatmeal and honey to moisturize your pet's skin and make their fur look extra glossy.
Buy It: Amazon, $17.97 (Set of 2)
Silicone Can Covers
Why waste plastic wrap when you could preserve your pet's food with a silicone can cover? This pack contains two BPA and phthalates-free can covers in light green and blue hues. Use them throughout the week, then toss them in the dishwasher.
Buy It: Amazon, $9.25 (Set of 2)
Small Stoneware Bowl
Melamine dishes might be cute, but they just don't last as long as a set of stoneware bowls. Go ahead and snag these diamond-print pieces for your pup. Although the bowls look delicate, they have a chip-resistant coating that will survive dinnertime and the dishwasher.
Buy It: Crate & Barrel, $14.95
Repurposed Dog Passport
We think an adventurous pup deserves their own passport, particularly one that squeaks and is made from recycled PET bottles. Purchase this toy to divert waste away from landfills and give your dog a free pass to Grandma's house.
Wool Sushi Set
When you want to treat your favorite feline to some plastic-free play, serve up these sushi toys. Your cat will love chasing after their "fresh catch," which is soft and made from sustainably-sourced wool.
Owl-Shaped Cat House
Your cat will happily move out of their condo when they see this eco-friendly unit in the corner. Shaped like an owl and decked out with soft merino wool, this house has the curb appeal and comfort they've been looking for.
Recycled Polyester Pillow
Put this large, recycled polyester bed at the top of your dog's wishlist. Your furry family member will love having such a soft crash pad in the house, while you'll enjoy seeing the bright yellow bands light up your floors.
Buy It: Pottery Barn, $99 - $149
Cardboard Cat Ramp
We're all for satisfying your cat's clawing instincts, especially if it's with a cardboard ramp. After your cat's worn out the incline, you can just pack the piece up and put it in the recycling bin.
Buy It: Petco, $14.99