Dogs are a key status symbol in American stomach-keeping. More than 12 billion dollars spent on dog food and veterinary care alone. According to the 2003-2004 Pet Owners Survey of American Pet Products Manufacturers Association, more than half of dog owners buy toys for their dogs.
Playing with toys is not a monopoly of small children, but also a variety of pets. Dogs have their own set of toys to enjoy their playing time.
Dogs benefit from these toys, health and training intelligent. There are dog toys that can strengthen their teeth or create their own intelligence, especially if they take part in a series of training classes with experts. Like a man, dogs are very friendly. Interaction with his partner or a sibling dog is very important in future to avoid behavioral problems.
When buying toys for your dog, you want to match them with your dog’s needs, demands and even personality. Is your dog a type that enjoys chasing and achieving the game, or chewing, sitting and roaming? You may want to experiment first to know which toys make your dogs the happiest.
Before going on a toy hunting, take a look at this list of toys that can help you identify the right kind of toys for your dog.
* Stretch toys. These dogs are perfect for those who like to chew a lot. Instead of chewing your dog to his furniture, why should not he buy these small babies? These types of dog toys are usually made of nylon or latex rubber. “King Kong Toys” are among the popular brands of chewing toys. You can use these toys by filling it with peanut butter or cheese spread, freezing them and giving your dog to lick and chew for hours.
Dog “potato chips” is also a favorite. These “food chips” can last from at least one hour to a few days. They are available in various sizes like pig ears, snout, cow’s knuckle, female, cracking and bully. Others are made from different types of vegetables such as carrots.
Another good toy for the joy of chewing your dog is Rawhide. These are non-consumable, mummified skin toys that you have to throw on taking a bribe, and give your dog a new one. Some rhehidas are cooked with a variety of flavors. Make sure to get “USA Rawhide” with a little flag sticker on the label because they do not have preservative flavors that are harmful to your dogs.
Screw toys For these toys, choose rubber to avoid stuffed toys and synthetic materials for durability. These little knim makers are good to train your dog’s hunting skills.
Retiring toys. These dogs are perfect for chase-and-retrieve. Dogs enjoy these toys because they play with you. It is best to use specially made fries byes and bowls for this activity. Your dog will get a good workout and so is your arm too.
Tug Toys These toys are best for dogs who like catch and never let go. Rope-like design is available in.
brain teasers. It is best for dogs that there is plenty left alone. “Biscuit Balls” and “Food Cubes” are great examples.
To treat these toys dogs need to solve the types of puzzles.
Various toys of these forms are available in the market.
1. For chewing on all sizes
SQUIRREL DUDE – Hard, durable and even fun; This hollow rubber chewing toy takes you to a new level in innovation; This helps to block your dog’s jaw with a little more than four small rubber holes so that the dog has to work hard to get goodness.
2. Ball Launchers and Thorrs (Retrieve Toys)
FRISBEES – Especially for soft version is an all time favorite dog toy; Fold to fit in a pocket; Comes in blue and orange colors, sizes vary from six to nine inches, from eleven to sixteen dollars.
ROUND ORBEE – A hard ball which is kept with memb inch thick membrane surface and it is soft; It is flexible, durable, unsightly, bouncy and boiled and has a scent of peppermint; Good to sniff and get-ball game; Prices of five to twelve dollars depending on the size and form you choose
3. Shouts of Toys
SQUEAKERS – Available in every ten package; Dogs that love to squeeze silent are the best for this toy; Excellent as the focus and pocket Squeecker; If you buy in the package, the prices fall from five to three dollars per box / package.
4. Tug Toys
Leather TUGS – Great for the game of tug of war with your dog; Made of high grade leather, 3/8 inch thick, tanned and not treated; Dogs like them, especially those with active lifestyle.
Mongo Fate Toy – Combined in a Chewing Tug Toy One; Natural rubber bar vanilla is aromatic; The rope walk through the center gives you a hold for the tug game and ends the soft pendant for exciting action with your dogs; From medium to large size, from five to seven dollars each
5. Brain Teasers
I CUBE – This is a toy that challenges and develops your dog’s intelligence and puzzle solving skills; Make sure you are there for supervision; Available in Junior and Jumbo sizes, from six to eleven dollars.
DUCK EGG Infant – Egg is a plush toy in infants which contains three squid eggs; There is an opening on the bottom of the toy so that your dog can find hidden treasures inside; It’s a toy that challenges and develops your dog’s intelligence and puzzle-solving skills.
Toys are a fun way to enjoy your dog in the sun during the day in the park. But be sure to apply proper safety measures especially when playing with balls, sticks and stones. You do not want to harm them in any way. Remember, this is a dog-eating-dog world! Even harmless like playing can harm your dog indestructible too.