Harrods’ Exclusive Christmas Bear

The Harrods’ 2002 Christmas Bear is dressed in a cosy Arran-knitted sweater and bright Stewart tartan scarf. It features the Harrods logo and year (2002) embroidered on his paw

£24.95.

Available from Harrods.

For more information contact Harrods (tel: 0845 605 1234) or click here to visit the Harrods’ website.

Hand-made Scottish Shortbread

These rich butter shortbread fingers from Fortnum & Mason are presented in an eau-du-nil tartan tin, perfect as an accompaniment to a cup of tea!

£9.95 for a 600g tin.

Available from Fortnum & Mason.

For more information contact Fortnum & Mason (tel: 0845 300 1707) or click here to visit the Fortnum & Mason website.

NCDL Favourite Breed Calendars

Doglovers will appreciate a calendar packed with photographs of their favourite breed. The National Canine Defence League has more than 40 different breeds to choose from, as well as their own calendar featuring a selection of dogs it has rescued.

From £7.99.

To place an order click here or to contact the NCDL (tel: 0870 6066324).

Silent Heroes

This hardback book recounts the bravery and devotion of animals in war and features some truly heart-warming tales. From Bobbie the dog decorated for his war efforts by Queen Victoria, to Minnie the pony foal smuggledout of Burma by the Lancashire Fusiliers.

£16.99.

To place an order click here or to contact the NCDL (tel: 0870 6066324)

Sonia Spencer Cufflinks

These charming cufflinks from Oliver Brown are the perfect gift for any country lover. In a choice of six styles, each pair is presented in a spring lid box.

£15.

For more information click here to visit the Oliver Brown website or to contactthem (tel: 0207 259 9494).

Mary King’s Riding Star and Equestriad

For those of you who have aspired to become a world eventing champion – now is your chance. This CD ROM contains two games; Mary King’s Riding Star allows you to pitch your skills at the world championships, while Equestriad lets you stepinto the shoes of the world’s current top eventers and tackle events such as Badminton and Kentucky.

£9.99

Available from PC World or direct from www.focusmm.co.uk click here to visit their website or to contact them (tel: 01889 579977).