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21 Best Puppy-Themed Baby Gifts for New Parents

January 04, 2023

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Finding adorable and high quality puppy-themed baby gifts for you or a new parent isn't always easy. Are you a soon-to-be mom looking to spoil your newborn with cute clothes and/or design your little one's new nursery with dog-themed decor? Need to find a budget-friendly baby shower gift for a dog lover in your life?

Mike and I (Steph) have an adorable month old boy and a rambunctious 3.5 year old toddler. We are also madly in love with our longhaired dachshund Django—our first child! We've bought and been gifted countless dog-themed baby gifts, toys, and accessories over the years.

In this DJANGO Dog Blog article, we round up our favorite 21 puppy-themed baby gifts that are sure to elicit 'oohs' and 'aahs' when unwrapped. Scroll down for dog-themed baby clothes and accessories, dog-themed toys for babies and toddlers, and dog-themed home and nursery decor.

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PUPPY-THEMED BABY CLOTHES AND ACCESSORIES 

1. "EVERY DOG NEEDS A BABY" ONESIE
"EVERY DOG NEEDS A BABY" ONESIE

This luxuriously soft onesie is perfect for dog lovers adding a new edition to the family. It has three-ring snap closures at the bottom for on-the-go diaper changes. The short sleeve romper also comes in 3 sizes (i.e., newborn, 6 months, and 12 months) and 5 calming colors, including light blue. 

 
2. PUPPY PRINT BABY SLEEPERS - SET OF 2
PUPPY PRINT BABY SLEEPERS

These 100% organic cotton rompers will keep your baby nice and warm while looking as adorable as ever. The 2 pack features a white, long sleeve baby romper with an all-over puppy print and a covered zipper. It also has a puppy-graphic baby sleepsuit with front snaps for easy diaper changes.

3. DOG RATTLE TOE SOCKS
DOG RATTLE TOE SOCKS

There is a sea of squeal-worthy baby rattle socks out there. But this wiener dog pair by Mud Pie will make you the most popular guest at any baby shower. These gray, tan, and white baby booties feature a rattling sausage dog head and read, "I love my dachshund" on the bottom. 

4. 3D PUPPY FAUX BLUE JEAN OVERALLS
3D PUPPY BLUE JEAN OVERALLS

Bag the cutest baby overalls in the game. These super soft, fake blue jean shortalls feature an adorable cartoon puppy with long floppy ears. The stone washed infant jeans also have adjustable button suspenders and are available in sizes 6 months to 3T.  

5. FRENCH BULLDOG UNISEX COTTON ROMPERS - 3 PACK
FRENCH BULLDOG UNISEX COTTON ROMPERS - 3 PACK

These unisex cotton rompers by Hudson Baby are specially designed to keep the tiniest French bulldog lovers of the world comfortable. The 3 pack has a blue and white striped baby bodysuit with crotch snaps for fuss free diaper changes. It also includes a short sleeved romper with Frenchies all over and a white baby romper with a French bulldog in glasses that says, “Bonjour!"

6. PUPPY THEMED LEATHER BABY SHOES
PUPPY THEMED LEATHER BABY SHOES

These cream-colored, puppy-themed crib shoes will get your baby off on the right foot. They feature a wide, flat base and nonslip rubber soles for babies learning to stand. The vegan leather, hand-sewn infant walking shoes also have a hook and loop velcro closure for easy off and on. 

7. "DON'T LOOK AT ME THE DOG DID IT!" ONESIE

"DON'T LOOK AT ME THE DOG DID IT!" ONESIE

Between spilled milk and runaway Cheerios, parenting can be ridiculously hard. But no one will blame your newborn baby if he is wearing this sarcastic onesie. This short sleeve cotton romper has snap closures and an expandable lap shoulder neckline for easy over the head dressing and emergency diaper blowouts. It comes in 3 sizes and 5 mellow colors, including pink. 

 
8. DOG STYLE BAMBOO BABY HOODED BATH TOWEL
DOG STYLE BAMBOO BABY HOODED BATH TOWEL

Plot twist: not all newborn babies love bath time, but this embroidered hooded puppy towel can make things more comfortable. It is made from super soft and absorbent 100% organic bamboo that quickly dries your infant's skin. This baby bath towel comes with a free bamboo washcloth, a rubber duck, and a greeting card. It is available in two sizes (i.e., 35" X 35" and 30" X 30").  Available in pink, blue, and light blue or gender neutral brown and white.


PUPPY THEMED TOYS FOR BABIES AND TODDLERS 

9. BARKLEY THE BULLDOG PACIFIER HOLDER WITH BUILT-IN RATTLE

BARKLEY THE BULLDOG PACIFIER HOLDER WITH BUILT-IN RATTLE

And the award for cutest pacifier holder goes to Barkley the Bulldog. This plush baby rattle toy eliminates the stress of looking for lost pacifiers. It also features a flexible hug ring that attaches to popular baby pacifier brands like MAM. With a Nookums Chillies Teether Add On, Barkley the Bulldog doubles as a baby teether to soothe even the crankiest gums.

10. PUPPY BABY ACTIVITY AND TEETHING TOY

PUPPY BABY ACTIVITY AND TEETHING TOY

Parker the Puppy by SKIP*HOP will engage your infant during tummy time. The baby sensory toy has a bandana-shaped teether, rattle ring, and crinkle details. It can be attached to a car seat or baby stroller for fun at home or on the go.

11. FISHER PRICE LAUGH & LEARN PUPPY THEMED BABY WALKER
 Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Baby Walker and Musical Learning Toy with Smart Stages Educational Content, Learn with Puppy​

The journey to the high chair can be a hard one. But this Laugh & Learn Puppy Walker by Fisher Price loves going on walks. With an easy grasp handle and 4 sturdy plastic wheels, this musical infant walking toy helps steady your baby's first steps. It features 7 hands on activities, including light up piano keys and a flip page. As your little one grows and goes, this baby activity walker will introduce him to the alphabet, shapes, colors, numbers, and Spanish words. It even includes 75+ songs, sounds, and phrases. 

12. INFLATABLE BOUNCY DOG
INFLATABLE BOUNCY DOG

Keep your little tyke active with this white cartoon puppy bouncer. It has 2 easy grip ears, 4 nonslip feet, and an anti-burst PVC body. So your toddler can giddy up on this inflatable bouncy hopper to his heart's content. Double action hand pump included. Supports up to 110 lbs.

13. FISHER PRICE PLUSH DOG NEWBORN TOY AND PORTABLE SOUND MACHINE
FISHER-PRICE PLUSH DOG NEWBORN TOY AND PORTABLE SOUND MACHINE
Every newborn baby should have a cuddly friend he can call his own. And this adorable plush dog does more than sit and look cute. The Amazon exclusive baby soother plays up to 10 minutes of gentle music with calming vibrations. This baby snuggle toy measures 10.63" x 3.54" x 8.27", so your bundle of joy can take his favorite puppy copilot wherever he goes.

 

14. PUPPY SECURITY BABY BLANKET

PUPPY SECURITY BABY BLANKET

This Labrador retriever security blanket will hold a special place in your baby's heart. The unisex, light brown blankie measures 16" X 16" and is made with plush fabric that is machine washable.

15. "IF MY DOG COULD TALK" PERSONALIZED PICTURE BOOK

"IF MY DOG COULD TALK" PERSONALIZED PICTURE BOOK

"If My Dog Could Talk" by I See Me! celebrates the remarkable bond between your baby and the family dog. This personalized, rhyming picture book is hilariously narrated from your pup's point of view. Choose between 10 illustrated dog breeds and various colors to create the canine that most closely resembles your pet. The names of your dog and two family members will also appear in the text and illustrations.

PUPPY-THEMED HOME AND NURSERY DECOR 

 16. ‘ME & MY DOGGIE’ KEEPSAKE PICTURE FRAME

‘ME & MY DOGGIE’ KEEPSAKE PICTURE FRAME

Commemorate the special bond between your newborn baby and his best furry friend. With a neutral gray frame and white lettering, this "Me & My Doggie" photo frame will match any nursery, home, or office decor. The 4" X 6" frame also has an easel back. 

 

17. DOG-THEMED FAUX LEATHER NURSERY OTTOMAN

DOG-THEMED FAUX LEATHER NURSERY OTTOMAN

This faux leather dog ottoman by Critter Sitters will become a statement piece for your newborn baby's nursery. With a 15 inch padded seat, it is close to the floor without actually being on it. It features screw-on wooden legs with felt furniture pads on the bottom, so you can move it around the nursery without damaging the floors. This puppy hassock also has a 9" x 7.5" x 8" storage compartment for stashing newborn baby essentials

18. LUMIPETS PUPPY NIGHT LIGHT
LUMIPETS PUPPY NIGHT LIGHT
Lull your kids to sleep with Lumipet's Puppy Night Light. It is made from high quality silicone that will not heat up, so it can be used at a distance or hugged by your anxious toddler. The rechargeable, dimmable night light has 9 soothing colors, from purple to teal to orange. This bedtime lamp for babies and toddlers can stay on for 12 continuous hours. But it also has 3 auto shutoff options: 15, 30, or 60 minutes. Press the puppy's head or use the remote control for slow flow or blinking color mode.

 

19. MUSICAL PUPPY BABY CRIB MOBILE

MUSICAL PUPPY BABY CRIB MOBILE

This Bow Wow Musical Baby Crib Mobile by Lambs & Ivy is an ideal gift for home birds. It features 4 velour puppies with embroidered faces. The puppy-themed nursery mobile also has a sandy taupe arm cover and a brown ring with 6 embroidered dog bones. It can play Brahms' Lullaby, Rock-A-Bye-Baby, or Twinkle Twinkle Little Star for up to 20 minutes and switches off and on.

 

20. WHITE AND BLACK PUPPY BABY PLAY MAT
WHITE AND BLACK PUPPY BABY PLAY MAT
This black and white puppy play mat is an excellent option for new parents that want something that folds easily for storage or travel. The 31 by 23 inch baby play mat has a soft plush top, so your babe will be comfortable during tummy time. This floppy eared dog also has baby safe embroidered eyes and is machine washable. 

21. PUPPY-THEMED BABY CRIB  BEDDING SET - 3 PIECE

PUPPY-THEMED BABY CRIB  BEDDING SET - 3 PIECE

Are you looking for a splurge worthy baby shower gift? Or are you setting up your soon-to-be baby's nursery? This 3 piece puppy-themed bedding set is worth the investment. It includes a 100% cotton fitted crib sheet with an all-over dog print. It also has a 14 ½-inch crib skirt with windowpane twill and gray herringbone print. This crib bedding set even comes with a patchwork baby quilt made from designer fabrics like ribbed velour. It features 6 adorable puppies in bow ties, glasses, and collars.

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