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What to Look for When Buying Safe Dog Toys

Here at Fur Baby Baskets, we only carry highly rated, safe dog toys in our baskets.  We truly value pups, so we do a lot of research on how safe and, of course, how reliable a toy is before we accept it to be used in one of our Fur Baby Baskets. There are a lot of benefits to dog toys.  They help with anxiety, comfort, boredom, and have even been shown to help prevent the development of some behavioral disorders.   So, now that you know that your dog needs safe toys, how do you find them?  Fret not, we have you covered! First, make sure you don't let your dog get its paws on non-toys.  What we mean...

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4 Ways to Keep Your Dog Active During the Winter Months

The winter months can be long and daunting if you live up north.  Dark, dreary, and cold become the norm.  I know I have always struggled with how to keep ol' Brutus active during these few months.  Here are some ways that I've learned can help if you are like me and aren't fond of braving the cold. Enjoy Indoor Activities There are actually a good amount of indoor activities that can help your dog to exert that much needed energy day in and day out.  Devote some time to playing 'hide and seek' around the house.  Teach your dog some new tricks that you've always thought of like 'play dead' or 'stick 'em up'.  I can almost guarantee that...

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