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Dog owners often fill their KONG with treats and kibble in hopes of keeping their canine companion occupied for the hours claimed on the product packaging. Unfortunately, in reality, this usually does not happen quite as advertised. Often, the dog will quickly empty out the kibble-filled toy and quickly become bored once they have achieved their goal of eating the treats. Food paste and peanut butter lasts a bit longer; but still, can be consumed within 5-15 minutes. However, when packed appropriately, these food-stuffed toys can last for an hour or more in keeping your dog occupied, mentally stimulated, and satisfied (and getting rewarded with delicious goodies, of course!).

Kong Stuffed Dog Toys‎

Treat dispensing toys are great for overweight or bored dogs, since the pursuit of the treats encourages play and exercise. This helps to keep pets happy and healthy. It may also be used as a way to prevent dogs from eating their food too quickly. This can lead not only to weight issues, but can also cause a serious condition called bloat. Stuffing our Classic KONG toys or the KONG Wobbler makes mealtime more fun.

Petco carries both stuffed, as well as no-stuffing dog toys

Many dogs are motivated by food and KONG toys are perfect for stuffing with treats or kibble to keep dogs busy. The key is to stuff loosely so that the food will come out of the toy easily. To entice your dog, try using a little bit of peanut butter or their favorite treat in the KONG. For over 36 years now, the has been the gold standard for all dog toys. The super-springy, red natural rubber compound is unrivalled for dogs that love to chew. Filling healthy treats into a Kong keeps the dog happily working and out of trouble for a longer period of time. In a dog, separation anxiety kicks in normally 20 minutes after you have left it alone. To solve this type of anxiety, help the dog to create a positive association between being left alone and nice stuff, for instance, a treated-stuffed Kong. Filling a Kong toy with a mix of dry and wet ingredients creates a challenge which characteristically lasts 20 minutes, engaging dogs during the period when the anxiety is at its highest. You can freeze the Kong so that the process of getting the food can be a little bit harder. The toy goes for $8.99 and is available in different sizes (read: the bigger your dog is, the bigger you’ll want to buy).

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Many dogs are motivated by food and KONG toys are perfect for stuffing with treats or kibble to keep dogs busy. The key is to stuff loosely so that the food will come out of the toy easily. To entice your dog, try using a little bit of peanut butter or their favorite treat in the KONG.

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set a world record for most dog toys stuffed in one hour last month in New York City. Sixty volunteers from area pet shelters, rescue groups and animal care organizations joined the Kong team to complete the attempt.Kong is a great company that makes a myriad of tough toys that withstand even the roughest dogs. Their products can even last the life of the dog. They are ultra-strong and durable. Many Kong toys are made (in the USA) so they can be stuffed with treats to keep dogs even busier. This toy is a staple of any dog-owning household. If you don’t have one yet, jump on the bandwagon.