THE DOG BLOG

  1. What are the Toughest Toys?

    We are frequently asked what the absolute toughest toys for aggressive chewers are. The below toys are our Staff Picks for the toughest of tough chews. The list consist of several items from each category of toy, listed in the order of the durability.  If you have any questions, or want recommendation based on your dogs breed/size/age we would be more than happy to help. Contact us here and provide us with some details about your pup. Now for the list:

     

    Rings

    Ring shaped chews are one of the most durable designs since no small parts are sticking out of the toy for the dog to leverage their chewing power.

     

    GoughNuts Black Ring

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  2. Finding the Right Dog Toy

    Dogs are naturally active and curious animals. They need variety of toys to keep them engaged and happy. With the vast assortment of toys to choose from, it is a bit of a challenge to find the right dog toy for your pet. Age and size of your pet, his level of aggression, the toy’s purpose, and pet safety are all things to consider when buying a toy.

    Pet Safety
    The most important consideration when picking a toy is your pet’s safety. Look for items that fit his age group and size when shopping.

    Age
    As your pup ages, his needs will change. A young puppy will need something soft and cuddly that is gentle on his baby teeth until he starts teething. Once teething begins, around 3-6 months, your puppy will need a variety of durable chew toys, such as the West Paw Zo

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