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Affordable Ways to Spoil Your Pet When You’re on a Budget

Financial difficulties don’t have to mean your pet gets less. There are plenty of affordable ways you can continue to shower the four-legged member of your family with affection while you get your budget back on track.
Free and Cheap Ways to Spoil Your Pet in Clover, SC
Activities
Homemade Toys: Don’t pay the massive markup on pet toys. Making your own pet toys is affordable and fun, and many of them can be thrown together from things you have laying around your house.

One of our favorites uses a paper towel roll, paper, and some tape. Cut some holes and slits in the roll and fill it with your pet’s favorite treats, and seal off the sides with paper. Both cats and dogs will enjoy rolling the toy to get treats to come out.

Local Parks: Dogs also love getting a chance to explore the outdoors. There are plenty of local parks you can bring your furry friend to, like the Clover, South Carolina, Community Park. If you’re willing to make a drive, you can take your pooch to socialize with other dogs at Central Bark in Tega Cay.

DIY Pet Bed: Sleep is most pets’ favorite activity. Make your dog or cat’s nights more comfortable, keep hair out of your own bed, and save money by making your pet a bed from repurposed things around the house.
Affordable Pets
If you haven’t chosen a pet yet, consider getting a smaller breed. Overall, smaller animals need less food, shaving dollars off your budget.

You can also save money by rescuing your cat or dog. Rescue fees are usually very low and rescue animals often come with neutering and vaccination already taken care of. You’ll [...]

By |April 20th, 2018|Tips and Hints|Comments Off on Affordable Ways to Spoil Your Pet When You’re on a Budget|

10 Affordable Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season

Christmas is the season of giving. Unfortunately, giving isn’t easy when funds are limited.

But you don’t have to break the bank to make the holidays special. Here are 10 affordable gifts for the holidays that are sure to bring some Christmas joy to your friends and family.

Wireless Swivel Speaker. Small but powerful and able to swivel in any direction to always follow the party, this speaker costs only $10 and has a four-hour rechargeable battery.  
Floating picture frame. This frame adds a modern twist to displaying pictures. The picture floats within a slick copper frame and allows for both horizontal and vertical displays, all for just $15.
Mini waffle maker. Two things everybody loves: waffles and saving space. For just $10 and only two minutes of baking time, this 4’’ x 6’’ non-stick waffle maker is a small investment with a big payoff.
Mouse ring holder. Have someone on your shopping list who wears a lot of rings? This mouse ring holder costs only $10 and can save your someone from losing a lot more.
Dachshund ice cube tray. If there are any Dachshund dog owners on your list, this $10 gift can chill their drink during the dog days of summer.
Disposable camera. Disposable cameras are making a comeback and this $10 gift is ideal for the person on your list with a big vacation or holiday party coming up.    
Lotus cotton swab holder. If there’s a neater way to store Q-tips, you probably won’t find it for less than $6.
Man candles. The men in your life can burn candles in scents they love such as dirt, pizza, cigars, sawdust, [...]

By |November 21st, 2017|General|Comments Off on 10 Affordable Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season|