5 Amazing Experience Gifts For Dogs (And Their Owners!)

Unleash the Joy: Top Experience Gifts for Dogs and Their Owners

I don’t know about you but becoming a dog owner has changed my life! As my human babies have grown older they need me less and definitely want to spend less quality time with me but my fur baby is my best friend! She is ALWAYS happy to see me, just loves spending time having cuddles and wants to be included on any adventure I dream up. With that in mind I thought it would be useful to compile a list of experiences that are suitable for dog owners to do with their dogs.

Why Experience Gifts Matter to Dog Lovers

We all know that experience gifts have the power to create lasting memories, that’s why we champion them as gifts. Time spent with others is good for your mental health. Experience gifts that can include your dog help to strengthen the bond between owners and their furry companion. Unlike material possessions, experiences offer a unique and meaningful way to celebrate the special connection shared with a beloved pet.


Top 5 gift experiences for dogs (and their humans)

Our top 5 amazing experience gifts for dogs are just as fun for our furry friends as their owners! Our four legged friends usually feature highly on our Christmas shopping lists, but why not get them something a bit different this year to the usual dog treats and chew toy? 


  1. Woodland Walk Dog Photo Session in Yorkshire
  2. Animal Paw Print Keepsake in Clay
  3. Pet Portrait Photography Package
  4. Afternoon Tea for Two (humans!) at The (dog friendly) Brownie Barn in the Yorkshire Dales
  5. Yorkshire Heart Guided Tour of the Vineyard followed by Afternoon Tea

Woodland Walk Dog Photo Session in Yorkshire

Woodland Walk Dog Photo Session in Yorkshire

Capture a moment to enjoy for a lifetime! Spend a magical couple of hours with your dog in a stunning North Yorkshire forest location while professional photographer David captures the perfect pet portrait.

Once your woodland adventure is over David will prepare your photos for reviewing and the package will include one professionally retouched print of your choice to fit 20″x 16″ frame chosen from a selection of watermarked social media ready jpegs.

BOOK: Woodland Walk Dog Photo Session in Yorkshire

Animal Paw Print Keepsake in Clay

Animal Paw Print Keepsake in Clay

Looking for the perfect gift for an animal lover? This experience is just pawfect for pet owners! On this experience Danielle from Clayfever will visit your pet (within 20 miles of Tadcaster) and take a paw print in clay with your help. She will then work her magic back at the studio and glaze your piece providing you with a unique and special clay momento to treasure forever.

BOOK: Animal Paw Print Keepsake in Clay

Pet Portrait Photography Package

Pet Portrait Photography Package

Capture your pet in print and create a memory that will last forever! Our pet photography package includes a private photo shoot for your beloved pet with photographer Stewart Waite.

To capture your pet in the best light the shoot will take place outdoors. A garden is absolutely fine, or if you have a special venue in mind this can be arranged between the photographer and pet owner. The venue needs to be within a 10 mile radius of York.

BUY: Pet Portrait Package near York

Afternoon Tea for Two (humans!) at The Brownie Barn in the Yorkshire Dales

Afternoon Tea for Two at The Brownie Barn in the Yorkshire Dales

A wonderful experience to enjoy with your furry friend by your side! Enjoy a fabulous afternoon tea in a beautiful location. Nestled at the foot of Simon’s Seat in the Wharfe Valley is the Brownie Barn. A cosy eatery with stunning views across the valley to Skyreholme and Parcevall Hall Gardens.

The afternoon tea includes a delicious range of savoury snacks and sandwiches, scones, cakes and of course the famous brownies baked on site by Love Brownies. Why not take your four legged friend for a nice long walk to help burn off those tasty treats in the beautiful surrounding area.

As well as being a dog friendly venue, The Brownie Barn also sell a range of dog ice creams, so why not treat your pup!

BOOK: Afternoon Tea for Two at The Brownie Barn in the Yorkshire Dales

Yorkshire Heart Guided Tour of the Vineyard followed by Afternoon Tea

Guided Tour of the Yorkshire Heart Vineyard followed by Wine Tasting & Nibbles

For the wine-loving dog owner, consider a dog-friendly wine tasting experience. After a welcome arrival drink you will join vineyard owners Chris & Gillian Spakouskas on a guided tour of their beautiful vineyard at Nun Monkton. The stunning setting coupled with the passion and knowledge shown by the team makes this a truly memorable experience. After tasting a selection of the white, red & rose wines you will sit down to a scrumptious afternoon tea. A fab group gift experience or experience gift idea for a couple!

BOOK: Vineyard tour and tasting with afternoon tea at Yorkshire Heart Vineyard


Experience gifts for dogs and their owners are a thoughtful and unique way to show appreciation for the special bond between a pet and its owner. Whether it’s a day out in nature, a paw print session, an afternoon tea or a wine tasting experience, these gifts will create memories that last a lifetime. Consider gifting an experience for the next special occasion and make it a truly unforgettable gift for the dog owner in your life.

Take a look at our full range of experiences for inspiration!