After 16 wonderful years, Gone to the Dogs will be closing at the end of November. We are grateful for your loyalty and support.
We are currently stocked with great products perfect for dogs of all sizes! All non-consumable items, such as coats, fleeces, collars & leashes, most toys, grooming products, holiday items, etc. are on sale with discounts increasing. We will continue to fully stock all foods and treats until the end of October so you can continue to buy your pet's favorites. On November 1, all consumables will be discounted until gone. Shop early and often for the best selection and discounts! All updates will be posted on Facebook and our website. Come by the store and pick up our store closing schedule that outlines upcoming important dates.
Due to lack of staffing, Thursday's store hours have been changed to 2pm-6pm.
The Very Best Array of Dog Toys
for Dogs. In-Store Pickup, Curbside Pickup.
Support Our Locally Owned Pet Store with Your Purchase of Dog Toys for Dogs
Dogs love to play. Supplying dogs with toys to play with is essential to encourage the health and well-being of your dog. Toys are not a luxury for your dog, but rather a requirement. Playtime is an essential component of their emotional and intellectual health and well-being. Behavioral problems, such as chewing on objects, can form when your pup does not have the correct channels to follow their intuition.
Buying your dog a toy is a great way to help prevent boredom when you are not at home and avoid your pet from forming behavioral problems. Dogs are typically willing to play with nearly anything. Nonetheless, it's highly recommended to give toys that feature a variety of uses and to alternate them once a week to help keep things safe and interesting. Educating dogs to discern their toys from their humans valuables can stop them from gnawing on things they shouldn't.
How to select dog toys:
Dog toys need to be safe, entertaining, and durable. Your choice for the toys depends on the age, size, and activity level of your dog. The best time to present toys into your dog's life is when they are pups to help them develop their teeth, muscular tissues, and joints. Offer pups with toys to gnaw on, chase after, bite, and pull as one means of assisting them in thriving. Puppies with baby teeth are going to need toys with a softer structure.
Another important factor when purchasing dog toys is the size of the toy in relation to the size of your dog. Too small of a toy is particularly unsafe with the risk of swallowing and choking. The toy you select for your pet must be appropriate for your dogs present size. Choosing the very best dog toy will ensure both a safe and fun playtime. Safety needs to always come first, followed by enjoyment when picking toys for your dog.
It's important to keep an eye on your dog while they play with their toys. Visually evaluate their toys periodically to check that it has not been harmed to present a risk of choking. Switch out any toy that is damaged.
There are several options available for dog toys: from chew toys, rope toys, fetch toys, squeaky toys, and more. Gone to the Dogs in Wakefield, MA is proud to supply a wide range of dog toys & our knowledgeable staff is happy to provide guidance on the right toy(s) for your dog. Give us a call or stop by today!
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