As a pet owner, we love giving our dog toys as much as she enjoys playing with them, and I think most other pet owners probably feel the same way. There’s just something extremely satisfying watching your canine friend play or chew on a toy that you just purchased for him or her. Especially when that toy becomes a prized personal possession for the dog.
When giving a toy to a dog, it’s important that a few things are also kept in mind to ensure that the toy is right for the dog, and above all, it’s safe for the dog to use. That’s why we’ve decided to list ten of the best dog toys available, so pet parents can enjoy providing their canine children toys they will love for a long time to come.
This 3-pack of dog toys features latex bones that are designed to be extremely durable and to provide the dog with a lot of playtimes. These bones can be thrown as fetch toys for the dog, or they can simply be used by the dog as a chew toy. They’re made with a specialized power-play core that allows them to remain durable and helps them hold up to teething puppies. These latex dog bones are soft, flexible and if they’re tossed into the water, they’ll even float. That makes them one of the best toys for playing outdoors with a dog, and they’re sure to provide your dog with a lot of summer fun.
These chew toys are designed with a special blend of real maple wood and nylon, so the dogs can get a rich maple flavor as they chew on it. Although this product isn’t edible and the pet owner should supervise their dog and take appropriate steps to ensure they don’t eat this product, this chew toy is actually less like to splinter and be a consumer than other dog playthings. This product is made using high-quality components in the USA and is designed to become easy to chew by just about any dog. All of which makes thwill be product one that many pet parents have decided to give to their canine children.
This squeaky toy makes loud noises when the dog chews on it, and it’s filled with soft stuffing, so it won’t hurt the dog’s mouth as hard toys can. This product has a whimsical birthday cake design that’s available in either blue or pink, depending on the pet owner’s personal preferences. This product is also made from quality components and makes a great gift for puppies or smaller dogs. Pet owners who have aggressive chewers or larger dogs might want to avoid this toy, however, because its stuffing and its squeaker can easily be ripped out by dogs who do a lot of chewing.
Dogs have been playing with tennis balls for just about as long as these balls have been around. And why not? They make it easy for a pet owner to play fetch with their pet, which not only increases bonding between the animal and its owner but also gives the dog a little bit of exercise. These tennis balls aren’t regulation ones, however. They’re about the size of a golf ball, so they’re actually made for smaller dogs or cats. And for individuals who have ferrets, this toy is also a remarkable one to have around. These balls are handcrafted in Nepal and are made out of Merino wool, so users know that they’re well made.
Pet owners who have dogs that are aggressive chewers knows how hard it can be to buy a toy for their pet that they won’t rip up in under 2-seconds flat. Fortunately, this ultra-durable chew plaything is manufactured with such concerns in mind. This product is designed for aggressive chewers and has been tested by a variety of dog breeds include German Shepherds and Pitbulls. It’s made out of natural rubber, so it’s 100% safe and is completely nontoxic. Although this product is created for chewers and is fairly durable, pet owners should realize that they will still need to supervise their pet to make sure they don’t chew it to pieces.
These charming squeaky toys from Hartz have a whimsical design that a lot of pet owners are going to love. Although we aren’t sure what animal these characters are supposed to be, some of us just assume that they’re some sort of hedgehog because of the little rounded spikes that come off of them. Regardless of what animal these characters are supposed to be, however, one thing is for sure. Dogs love these toys and can’t stop chewing them. Of course, that can present a problem as these hollow toys can be chewed through, so supervision of the dog is advised while they’re playing with this toy.
These fetch balls are made from natural rubber and so are produced in a number of different vibrant colors. They are also available in one of two sizes, include 2.5-inch medium diameter balls or 3-inch large diameter balls. These dog toys are great for playing fetch with and can even be used with a ball launcher for added fun. And since they’re made out of natural rubber, they don’t get soggy the way that tennis balls tend to do. These balls may also be extremely durable, although pet owners with aggressive chewers may find out that they aren’t indestructible.
This Flirt Pole is a great way for a pet owner to play with their dog, provide their dog with some exercise, or train him. The product has a 36-inch pole section and a 52-inch cord that’s equipped with a felt lure that the dog can go after and chase. Since this product has a bit of reach, it can easily be used by pet owners with mobility issues and will provide the dog with hours of fun. And probably best of all, this flirt pole can be used with all dog breeds, no matter their size.
This tough tug toy from Goughnuts is designed for use with large dogs and aggressive chewers. Although it’s not indestructible, it’s more durable than many other dog toys available and should provide the dog with hours of fun. It’s a figure eight design, so it also allows the pet owner to play tug-of-war making use of their dog. This durable product is approximate 11-inches long, 6-inches wide, and it has a 1.5-inch cross-section.
These high bouncing balls are made from natural rubber and are designed to be durable enough to be used for long periods of time. Although they’re not completely indestructible, they are capable of holding up to some pretty good chewing without failing. They could be used in a launcher for epic games of fetch with your dog or can be used in swimming pools because they can float. These balls also are available in a variety of different sizes and in vibrant colors.