Mother’s Day gift guide for cat mums

Spoil the cat mum in your family this Mother’s Day!

It’s not just mums of human babies who deserve to be recognised for the super important role they play. Cat mums devote much of their life to caring for, playing with and loving their precious kitties. So why not get the cat lady in your life a gift this Mother’s Day to show her fur baby’s love and appreciation?

We’ve compiled our top gifts for Aussie cat mums this Mother’s Day, with fun suggestions from  clothing and accessories to pet portraits and more. Happy shopping!


Best Cat Mum Ever relaxed fit jumper

For the best cat mum ever. What more do we need to say? This relaxed fit, unisex crew neck jumper in 100% French terry cotton is pre-shrunk and ethically produced.  If mauve isn’t her colour, there are 3 other colours and a range of sizes to choose from. Or explore the entire cat themed range from Furriends, which includes jumpers, long- and short-sleeved T shirts, tanks and socks.

Browse the Furriends range for cat lovers


Theberge kitten umbrella

The perfect practical Mother’s Day pressie just in time for winter… a beautiful cat-themed Claude Theberge artwork on an umbrella. Available from Get Catty!, this gorgeous, mid-sized, Australian-made brollie has a wooden shaft and handle for a classic look, and fully automatic opening for ease of use.

Get Catty! has offered a 7.5% discount to our readers by using the code BowWowMeow at checkout (valid until 31/05/2022 and can be used on anything on the Get Catty! website, excluding subscription boxes).

Buy the kitten umbrella here


Mr McGregor’s Cat card wallet

Peter Rabbit fans will adore this little wallet handmade from Kitty Came Home. Made from Peter Rabbit vintage fabric, featuring Mr McGregor’s cat sitting in Peter’s favourite veggie patch. Mum can keep her loyalty cards inside the two pockets which can each hold up to 10 cards. A clear PVC cover protects the fabric and the contents.

Buy the card wallet from Kitty Came Home


Custom pet portrait

Make her Mother’s Day truly memorable! A perfect gift idea for any pet lover, each image is unique, and hand made on demand in Australia using professional grade, high quality pigment inks on 192gsm archival smooth matte paper.

Order for your cat loving mum from Modern Pets  (note that a frame is not included; there are 2 print sizes and 6 font sizes available).

Order Pet Portrait


Ibiyaya canvas pet carrier tote

Designed to look like a tote bag, this lightweight Ibiyaya pet carrier makes a great gift for mums who like to take their kitty cat with them wherever they go.

The bag features a top mesh window which provides ventilation and visibility for the precious cargo. If kitty prefers to poke her head out, she can be secured with the attached safety lead. There is also a removable cushion for extra comfort and a front zippered pocket for storing keys, phone, treats, etc.

Buy the tote from Bells Dog World. Use promo code BDWBWM10OFF for 10% off your first order without signing up.

Cat Hoop glitzy earrings

These beautiful Cat Hoop earrings are the perfect accessory for the cat mum who loves a bit of glitz! Handmade in Melbourne, the cat shaped drop is laser cut from premium acrylic and set on surgical steel hoops. Available in assorted colours from The Collective Store.

Buy cat hoop earrings here


Cat faux leather cross body bag

Spoil the cat lady in your life with this gorgeous compact bag featuring a multi-layered cat embellished with bronze buttons and beads by Chala handbags. Large enough to hold her essentials, including a phone, small wallet or sunglasses, it has dedicated credit card slots inside as well as a rear pocket for extra storage. Two detachable straps of different lengths provide options to wear it as a handbag, cross body bag or wristlet / pouch.

Buy the Chala cat cross body bag from Animales and use promo code MOTHERDAY22 for 10% discount on all regular price items in their store.


Crazy Cat Lady board game

Every adoring cat mum will have fantastic fun dressing up like a crazy cat lady (optional!) and playing this board game with her feline-loving friends and family. The aim of the game is to collect the most cats as you make your way around the board. But ‘beware of the dog’ as you go, or you might ‘lose’ a cat or two…

The Crazy Cat Lady Board Game is available from Peticular. Or browse their huge range of awesome cat people gifts for that special something for your favourite cat person.

Shop the Peticular cat range here


Meowditation cat stress toy

Cat mums get stressed too! Help your favourite cat lady find her inner calm with this squeezy meditating kitty.

Do a good deed at the same time by purchasing the Meowditation Cat Stress Toy from the Illawarra Cat Rescue Support Shop, a non-for-profit shop where all profits go towards supporting cats and kittens in need in the Illawarra region of NSW. You can even buy it as a gift along with a card, let them know the message you would like written and they will send it on your behalf.

Buy it here.  Enter promo code KITTENS at checkout for a 15% discount.


Wishing all our mums a very happy, peaceful and enjoyable Mother’s Day! We hope you are showered with love and affection by your offspring, whether the feline or human kind or both!


This article is written by

Nicky Klugman

Nicky is our Marketing Communications and Content Specialist. She is an animal-lover who is particularly interested in animal behaviour and the relationships between humans and their pets. While growing up, dogs were always an integral part of the family. Nicky is mum to three human sons and a rescue pup called Dobby.

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