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Choosing The Right Toy

Choosing The Right Toy

Encouraging brain and physical activity, playtime is a significant factor in the health and wellbeing of our four-legged friends. Dogs have always had an incredible ability to stimulate their own playtime; however, with more and more toys available on the pet product market, it would be impossible to find any pooch who doesn’t love their favourite toy during playtime. 

From rope tugs to squeakers, choosing the right toy can be a tricky task for any new pet owner. With an endless realm of choice out there, it can often lead you to question…what toy is really best for my dog? As each toy has its own benefits dependant on the type of play your dog requires, there really is no best fit when it comes to choosing a toy. However, with a variety of different types of play comes a variety of different toys, so to make the choice a little easier, here are some of our top picks!

The Chewers

For those dogs out there that love to chomp and chew, finding a toy that satisfies the needs of their gnashers whilst keeping their teeth safe and your furniture and clothes from destruction is easy with Natural Cornish Pet Shop. We have a range of top toys that are ideal for all those chewtastic canines out there. Designed for tough play and safe on teeth, these classic chews are everything your dog needs if they love to chomp all day long. 

KONG Extreme Range

Made with the highest durable rubber, KONG’s Extreme Range features the same strong design as their classic toy range but with double the strength and durability. Designed with a sleek black colouring, these tough chews are ideal for the strongest of chompers and chewers. Enriching and supporting a dog’s natural instinct to chew, these toys are a fantastic way to keep their shreading days at bay and satiate their need to chomp all day long.

Perfect for active dogs, these three brilliant designs are safe to use throughout all life stages and great for dogs who easily break and destroy toys such as tennis balls and rope tugs. Their Extreme Ball, Extreme Bone and Extreme Flyer are definitely a trio of tough toys our pooch will want to get their paws on.

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Chuckit! Rugged

Designed to withstand even the toughest of plays, Chuckit! Rugged Bumper and Flyer take playtime to the extreme and give your pooch all the durability they need to enjoy a good ole chomp all day long. Rugged Bumper has a tough core with softer outer ridges for easy pickup, and nylon straps at either end for fun tugging games... and it floats too meaning your pooch can chomp away even during wetter playtimes.

With ultra-strong material and cleverly designed for the toughest of chewers, Chuckit! Toys are an ideal gift for our four-legged friends that like to chomp all day long.

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The Ball Lovers

Balls; our dogs love them and Wimbledon wouldn’t survive without them. These yellow spherical pieces of fun send our dogs into a world of frenzy and have been a staple toy in dog’s homes throughout the course of history. Ideal for games such as fetch, here’s why we are celebrate the power of the tennis ball and what brilliant balls you can find right here at the Natural Cornish Pet Shop.

Chuckit! Ultra Ball

This is no ordinary ball. Designed for the most demanding use and maximum fun during play time, this is definitely one ball your dog will want to catch. Developed to have high bounce, high buoyancy and high visibility, these balls will ensure your dog burns enough energy to keep them snoozing for the rest of the evening. Durable beyond belief, the Ultra Ball lasts longer than ordinary tennis balls.

Chuckit Ultra Ball
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SportsPet High Bounce

Made from a unique blend of top quality natural and Japanese rubbers, that’s something you won’t find in many well-known brands which gives the balls both incredible bounce and durability. Plus they float making them great for those dogs who like to have a splash in our lovely Cornish coastline. 

They are completely non-toxic too, which means a safe playtime, always High Bounce and Tough Bounce ranges are available in two sizes, medium and extra-large and a wide range of colours.

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The Snugglers

For dogs out there who prefer a cuddlier play, these pawfect plushes are ideal for dogs who like to play and snuggle something soft and cuddly. Highly durable for times when your four-legged friend fancies a tougher time of play, plush toys are an ideal toy for younger pups and dogs who need a little extra TLC throughout the day. 

HuggleHound Knotties

Their original HuggleHounds toy is designed with multiple squeakers and their signature knotted limbs for seriously engaging playtime. Hand-stitched from original designs, their unique Tuffut technology and finished with the huggle heart – this is the Hugglehounds toy your four-legged friends needs to get their paws on.

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KONG Wild Knots Bear 

We all have a bear in our hearts. And it’s no different for our four-legged friends. KONG Wild Knots Bear, takes the image of the cute, cuddly teddy bear and transforms him into a soft but durable toy that your dog will forever hold close to their heart.
With the knotted skeleton and reinforced plush body, your dog will fall head over paws for this patchwork beauty. With a design to provide extra durability, less stuffing for less mess and an adorable squeaker results in a toy perfect to entice play and cuddle for quieter times. The Wild Knots bear is definitely one bear, they will never forget.

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No matter what type of play your pooch needs, we have everything they need to keep their play as stimulating and fun as possible .

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