When choosing the right signature toy for your precious dog, you should consider several factors. Even when selecting dog toys that are made by signature and high-end labels, you should weigh in several things aside from price and manufacturers.
Here are some tips on choosing the right toys for your dog.
On choosing the perfect toys for your dog
Toys for the dogs should be enjoyable and fun. But, at the same time, you should check whether the toys are durable and safe. What if your dog accidentally chokes because it swallowed a part of its toy? Safety of the toys should be of paramount concern.
The safety and durability of a dog toy depends on many factors - such as the size of your dog, its activity level, as well as your and your dog's personal preference. Ask dog-owning friends or family members for tips. Consult with your vet if needed on what toys should you buy for your dog.
Be careful when choosing the toys
In general, the toys that dogs find most attractive are the ones that could pose the greatest danger. Check with the store staff of the features of toys. Evaluate if some toys could be dangerous to your dog.
Choosing the perfect size of the toys
Do not buy dog toys that are so small that can be easily swallowed or could cause your dog to choke. Do not, on the other hand, pick toys that are way too big and heavy for your dog, as it would not enjoy the toy. Pick a toy that is just perfect for the size of your pet.
Check that any part of the toy cannot fall off or break
Look out for toys that may have parts that are not "dog proof." Some of the parts a dog could chew or ingest are strings, eyes, ribbons, among others. Avoid such toys.
Dog toys that are squeaky and soft are good for some dogs
Some dogs that are gentler can play well with designer toys that are soft and squeaky. Some, however, like to play rough with the designer toys that they have. Ask your vet for any tips on what kind of designer toys should you buy your dog.
You could also check the store staff or surf through the Internet for additional information on toys.
Designer toys are fun, alright - but you have to also look for other concerns such as the toy's safety for your dog.
Choosing the Right Signature Toys for your Dog
by Jack Russell
Jack Russell is a a long time dog fancier, visit his Dog Resources Blog and download his Free Dog Owners Handbook - it's Dog Gone Good! www.daveshealthbuzz.com/dogcare.