Choosing the Best Toys for Your Dog

I have gotten a few of these toys and my dogs still shredded them. What now?
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Kong toys are treat-dispensing dog toys made of nearly indestructible rubber. They are cone-shaped with a hollow center. The hollow center allows you to stuff the Kong toy with food and your dog enjoys. Dogs need to figure out how to get the treats out. This dog toy is intended to provide dogs with mental stimulation and an outlet for chewing. You can customize the filling you put inside the Kong toy to accommodate your dog's and mental stimulation, making it easier for moderate chewers and more difficult for expert chewers. The Kong is available in several sizes to meet any dog's needs. There is even an "extreme" variety that is extra-durable for the most powerful chewers.
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We all love those cute plush toys, especially the ones designed for the holidays, because what’s a holiday if we aren’t celebrating with our dogs? But toys are not designed to last forever. They’re designed to be destroyed, SAFELY, by your dog, since that’s what dogs do. DIY Toy Box for your Dog’s Toys
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Photo provided by FlickrDogs are naturally curious creatures — KONG interactive toys stimulate and captivate those amazing senses.
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goDog™ is a fun lovin' brand from Worldwise featuring toys for dogs of all breeds and sizes. Durable plush toys with Chew Guard Technology™, goDog Retrieval toys and innovative new RhinoPlay™ toys are all a part of the fun goDog line! Check out all of our goDog product families above! Unfortunately for dogs and owners, manufacturing of pet toys relies on the honor system; for less scrupulous companies, it’s trial by error. In some cases, even errors (discovered through consumer complaints) are ignored. Choose carelessly and our dogs may pay the hidden cost. Among the most familiar hazards are choking and stomach obstruction. Pieces as well as particles may be ingested, and since our pups use their mouths to play, toxic materials and coatings also pose a risk. Yet the Food and Drug Administration doesn’t regulate dog toys, and the Consumer Product Safety Commission only regulates pet toys that can be proven to put consumers (people, not dogs) at risk. Despite the constant media comments about how we pamper our pets, toys are no mere luxury. Experts say that dogs need them, and need more than one kind. That doesn’t mean more bells and whistles, just different types. Toys can take the edge off a bad day, like a stress ball you squeeze when you’re mad. Softer toys a dog can “baby” satisfy gentler instincts. Frisbees, balls and tugs are ways to share the fun, while squeaky playthings cry out for attack. This reality hits hard when a beloved animal is injured at play. One such horror story became news after a dog’s tongue was trapped in a hole in a ball, requiring long and painful medical intervention and finally, amputation of the tongue. The owner was shocked to learn that this wasn’t the first such incident—other dogs had been harmed, even killed, by the same toy. The company, Four Paws, eventually recalled several of its toys, according to its website.Whether or not we want to admit it, we buy our dogs toys for one main reason: so our dogs can tear their toys to complete and total shreds. Although our dogs' destructive tendencies are part of who they are, it doesn't mean you have to shell out your hard-earned dough for new toys every week. Check out our picks of some of the most indestructible dog toys on the market. A. The most important issue with toys is not how many a pet has, but how safe and appropriate they are — and how you’re using them. Ideally, your dogs' toys should not only keep their minds and bodies active but also strengthen the bond they have with you. If that’s the case, then your dogs can have as many toys as you want and can afford to buy. But if the toys wind up unplayed with and scattered on the floor, and the only time they see any action is when you trip over them, then yes, you probably have too many toys.