Shopping for a Cause (Part 2)

We’re back with more pug-owned businesses who help rescue! ‘Tis the season to give back, and we love to do our shopping at businesses that spread the love with their support. Check out these makers and shops to pick up the gifts you didn’t get this howliday, and treat yo self!

For more places to shop and support rescues at the same time, check out Part 1.

Pug-Owned Businesses: Crafty Hong Sisters
Crafty Hong Sisters
The Crafty Hong Sisters make handmade crocheted and knitted masterpieces inspired by their motley crew of three pugs – the M3 Crew! – Mochi, Macho Jerome, and Marshmallow.

They whip up whimsical items like scarves, pug rugs, and sweaters for humans and dogs alike.

Their attention to detail makes each piece special. Their Etsy store will re-open in 2017, so stay tuned!

Pug-Owned Businesses: House of Paws
House of Paws Pet PortraitsOwner Michele combined her passion for dogs and art to create House of Paws Pet Portraits. She specializes in custom pet portraits all painted by hand with incredible detail.

The shop offers ornaments and pendants in a variety of colors and sizes. Get one for every special pet in your life!

Pug-Owned Businesses: 157 of Gemma
157 of GemmaArtist Gemma Gene gets daily inspiration from her loving pug Mochi. Every day she publishes a new cartoon of her adventures with him on their Instagram page, keeping their large audience smiling and laughing.

Gemma’s online shop offers her super cute and funny drawings on everything from phone cases to pillows. Be sure to check out her Pug Zodiac series too!

Pug-Owned Businesses: Tuesday's TiesTuesday’s TiesRescue pugs Tuesday and her brother Louie love to play dress up, which inspired their mom to create Tuesday’s Ties. With fun styles and seasonal patterns, your pup is sure to look amazing in these well-made bow ties! No wardrobe is complete without one.

The best part? 10% of every sale goes to rescue! (including Pug Squad!)

Pug-Owned Businesses: Stylish BisouThe Stylish Bisou
What happens when you mix a pug obsession with a passion for fashion? The Stylish Bisou!

Designer and Stylist Heather loves to put together amazing outfits for herself and her pugs. She shares their #twinning looks on her blog and social media, making her pugs the best dressed pooches on the Internet.

She recently showcased her designs on the cat walk…err dog walk!…at Fashion Week San Diego. Her shop will re-open in 2017, so be sure to check it out.

Pug-Owned Businesses: All You Need is Pug
All You Need is PugWhen Jessica first adopted her pug, James Dean, she couldn’t find dog clothes that fit him. A young college student in Massachusetts, she started hand making James Dean’s hats. People began to notice her creations, and All You Need is Pug was born!

Not only do her designs look good, but they provide some much needed warmth during the cold winter months. Check out her shop for neck warmers, hats, and even tote bags.

Are you a business that donates to animal rescue? Get in touch! We’d love to to know about you!