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Gift ideas for vet?

Discussion in 'General Dog Chat' started by GChiu, Oct 30, 2013.

  1. GChiu

    GChiu Forums Enthusiast

    I know it's a little early, but I was wondering what are some good Xmas gifts for my vets? My vets are so awesome I'd like to give them something nice. I am a crafter, so I can make things, too.
  2. MissieLynn

    MissieLynn Forums Enthusiast

    Jun 14, 2013
    A baked goodie? (Probably without chocolate.) Or a framed counted cross-stitched sign with a sweet pet related quote?
  3. Tabitha

    Tabitha Forums Enthusiast

    Apr 5, 2013
    Lubbock, Texas
    What kind of crafts do you do? Maybe something personal, like a picture of their dog(s)/cat(s). I also do crafts, mainly sketches, paintings, needle point, kniting, crocheting (you can knit/crochet pictures also), etc.
  4. GChiu

    GChiu Forums Enthusiast

    I make skincare, can craft with paper, paint, draw... but I think I may be too ambitious. I have a new baby and finding time to do things is tricky. :lol:
  5. tofu pup

    tofu pup Moderator

    Aug 28, 2009
    Brooklyn, NY
    I second baked goods/fruit basket/something edible... don't forget, your vets are part of a team of techs and office staff who also deserve a big thank you! Something the whole office can share is always a good idea.
  6. Justicemom

    Justicemom Premium Member

    Oct 2, 2009
    Vets like food, vet techs like food, animal care techs, front desk like food, managers like food. Yes something for the team because without them, no matter how great the vet, your experience would be miserable.

    Trust me I know.
  7. GChiu

    GChiu Forums Enthusiast

    It's done. I put together a foodie basket for the whole office (I hope). I included Christmas teas, gingerbread cookies, peppermint bark, fudge, shortbread, peanut brittle, etc and apple chips, too.

    I hope they'll like it!
  8. Ann

    Ann Moderator

    Feb 25, 2008
    Western Connecticut
    Every year I buy a big box of candy and take it in to my vet's office. I don't know how much of it my vet sees, but the staff loves it and IMO they're the backbone of the practice. They're the people who get me in right away when I call in a panic, take care of my special requests and who make sure everything runs smoothly.
  9. tofu pup

    tofu pup Moderator

    Aug 28, 2009
    Brooklyn, NY
    That sounds wonderful! I am sure they will really appreciate it.

    Happy holidays!
  10. take4roll10

    take4roll10 Moderator

    Aug 31, 2009
    New York
    I do the same as Ann. A nice box of candy.

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