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    Buying Dog Toys | Dogs and Puppies

    Articlegeneral dog adviceWednesday 18 May 2011

    Buying dog toys is very good to keep your dog stimulated. However, there are many different options on the market so to buy dog toys can be a tricky task. If you want to buy toys for your dog you will need to consider different shapes, sizes and materials that will suit your him. For tips on how to buy toys for your dog, see the following guide.

    Buy Toys for Your Dog – Size

    Firstly, when you set out to buy dog toys you will need to think about the size of toys you need. This will depend on how big or small your dog is. If the toy is too small for your dog he could swallow it easily and could choke. The best thing to do is think about the toy’s size in relation to the dog’s mouth.

    Buying Dog Toys – Purpose

    Now, you should decide on what the toy is actually for. There are toys available for puppies alone, or toys made with the aim of teaching a dog to fetch. Buy toys for your dog that are appropriate for a purpose. Watch to see how your dog likes to play. If he seems to like chewing then get him a toy that will last a long time and can withstand the bite. If your dog enjoys chasing and running, you could invest in bouncy, throwing toys.

    Buying Dog Toys – Inspection

    When you buy dog toys, make sure you have inspected it properly before giving it over to the dog. Ensure there are no potentially hazardous parts, and that it has been made well. Also think about how easy it will be to clean.

    Be sure to shop around at pet shops, vets and online. This way you will find the best price available when buying dog toys.

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