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  1. Look-alike stuffed animals

    General Dog Discussion
    Do dogs favor stuffed animals that have similar features to them? I've heard that if you get a dog a look-alike stuffed animal, they treat it like their child and favor it. Can anyone confirm this? My dog currently has a light brown bear that she carries around from time to time and I'm...
  2. What toy brands have durable squeakers?

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    We've been getting our dog Maple toys from Bark Boxes, and the squeakers break pretty easily. Does anyone know if it's a problem with this brand in particular? Anywho, our dog Maple (a Pug/Chihuahua Mix) seems to break the squeakers of almost all of her toys pretty quickly. I had another dog...
  3. I will buy your new/used toy for $200

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Hello guys! I'm new here, but I figured this may be a useful route to replace my dog's favorite toy. If it's in the wrong section, I'm sorry. Just let me know, and I'll move the post to the correct area. My puppy's favorite toy was destroyed by another dog I was fostering, & he's been...
  4. Indestructible Dog Toys?

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    I have a year old chocolate lab who destroys any toy I get her, we have a few that she hasn't destroyed yet (thank the Lord), I was wondering if anyone knows a good brand that is made for big dogs that can last a long while. She loves balls and tug ropes but destroys tennis balls in 5 minutes...
  5. What feature do you think if important for dog's chewing toy?

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Hi everyone, I'm just thinking to buy a new chewing toy for my dog. However, I'm wondering what kind of features will you prefer for your little dog's chewing toy? Thank you :-)
  6. Looking for unknown dog toy

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Hi! I've already spent quite a bit of time looking for this toy but can't find anything on google. This is her favorite toy and as you can see it's down to its last days. It's supposed to be a squeaky rubber dumbbell with a basketball on one side and a soccer ball on the other. I'm not sure...
  7. What are good toy options for a large and small dog home?

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Hello everyone! So I have a Miniature Schnauzer, Frankie and a Pit mix, Teagan. They're both around 2 years old and best friends. They are constantly chasing each other around the house and backyard. Unfortunately I haven't been able to keep any good toys around due to my Pit wanting to chew the...
  8. Best apartment dog out of these....

    Dog Breeds
    I have been doing some research for an ideal apartment dog. I live alone, work freelance (so I do the majority of my work from home), have no kids or other pets, and live in a city area (my apartment allows dogs, is ground-level, and there is a dog park 2 blocks away). I am looking for a dog...
  9. Looking for another toy for 18 month Pit Bull

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    I have a homemade flirt stick that Alfred enjoys a lot. Trouble is that he's gotten used to it. It's become too routine because he will play for 10 minutes or so and then start veering toward the gate, ready to go for a run. So I have to get his attention and rope him back into playing just...
  10. i need help choosing a first dog

    Dog Breeds
    All my life i have wanted a dog, but for various reasons couldnt have one, now that it is possible at last i am not very sure of what kind of dog i want. I am 17 and will be leaving for college in a year, i wanted a cuddly affectionate breed to stay with me while i watch tv and while i am...
  11. Replacing a Beloved Toy

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My dog has a stuffed gorilla that she absolutely loves. When she is in her crate it is always in there with her and when we let her out she always goes back in to get it out. The other night she would not settle down for bed because it was not in the room. When I went and got it, she settled...
  12. Dog is VERY upset that we had to get rid of favorite toy - HELP!!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My little guy is a one-year-old Havapoo (Havanese/toy poodle) and is usually well behaved, especially when I am around. We keep him in a playpen when we are not home, and generally he just sleeps and hangs around peacefully until we get home. Recently, a toy that he has had since he was 11...
  13. Thoughts on Zippypaws Burrows

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    A friend recently recommended that I purchase some Zippypaws toys for my two Miniature Schnauzers. After researching their products, I noticed some rather interesting toys that seem fairly popular. They're referred to as "Burrows." Essentially, they are three, small stuffed animals that are...
  14. Dog is obsessed and whines allot with new toy.

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have a 3 yr old female Rottweiler who is not spayed, but soon to be. I just recently bought her a new toy a red Plush Puppies Invincibles Snake ( Ever since I have given her the toy she has acted weird and whines...
  15. Rescue dog: toy aggression, how to train?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, We recently rescued a 5 year old cocker spaniel who has had his eyes removed. Overall, he is an amazing dog, gets around really well and is super sweet, we love him. We also have a two year old cocker that we've had for about a year. We showed our rescue a kong wubba toy and he went...
  16. How to keep dog away from cat toys?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello! I'm a new dog owner and new to this forum. I apologize if this topic has been discussed before, but I couldn't find anything using search. I adopted a dog a month ago. This is my first dog so I'm very new to dog behavior and training. He's a two year old dachshund mix. I also have two...
  17. Large Dog Toy

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Rocky got a toy to test out, and I told 'em not to send little toys! They did not dissapoint! This model is a huge step up from the sizes they previously had available. It has 10 little squeaking squirrels. Hide-a-Squirrel by Kyjen is the name of it. This model is their 70th Dog Year...
  18. Feedback on Automatic Dog Fetch Toys

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Hello, I am looking for feedback on automatic dog fetch toys on the market. The two that I have found are: Godoggo and Fetchtastic Any positive or negative issues with the toys would be appreciated. Also if you have found other automatic dog fetch toys feel free to let me know. Thank you