Is there any better feeling than treating your Poodle to a new toy? Probably not. Thankfully, there are a lot of options when it comes to stuffed toys for poodles. The wagging tails and wet noses are enough to put a smile on your face but a new toy will make your pooch feel on top of the world.
It may seem like a simple thing, but stuffed toys for Poodles actually have several benefits to them.
Why are Stuffed Toys for Poodles a Good Option?
For dogs, time goes by so much slower than it does for us. When we aren’t there, and our pets are by themselves they can easily become bored. After all, there is only so much sleeping a dog can do in one day. So, when a Poodle has a collection of stuffed toys in his play box, he will automatically go and get it if he is feeling bored or lonely.
In a sense, dogs are like children. They combat boredom with soft toys and, of course, they will also have a favorite. Good luck trying to wash it, by the way, your pooch will know that it’s missing and they will probably become restless until its return.
Comfort and Security
Poodles can get lonely pretty quickly. When they do, they will likely cry until they get the company that they want. But, if you are working that might not be possible for at least a few more hours. Making sure that they have access to a few stuffed toys while you are away, will help them to get the comfort that they want.
Occasionally dogs can have a bout of feeling insecure or anxious. When they do, they might move into a small space or tuck themselves away amongst a load of pillows. Usually, they overcome this pretty quickly. Again, stuffed toys will help them to get that sense of comfort and security that they want.
Dogs are pack animals and although your Poodle wasn’t born in the wild it still remains a fairly strong trait. Their pack instincts will be with them forever and by giving them stuffed toys, you are enabling them to get a feel for ‘pack life’ whenever they want it. Sometimes your Poodle may just want to snuggle up to it or they might just want to carry it around for a while. Either way, it is still a comfort for them and it helps them to feel like they have company.
Bringing a puppy home for the first time is extremely exciting. But, for the puppy things are going to feel very strange and a bit scary for a while no matter how many cuddles you give them. Remember, they have just left their mother and siblings and are now sitting in a room they have never seen before. To help get them settled into their new life, a stuffed toy really can make all the difference. It is something that will make them feel safe and not alone.
One of the reasons why puppy toys come with heat packs and pulsing heartbeats is so that the puppy feels as though someone is there with them. They don’t feel alone which makes any anxiousness fade. It helps them to feel safe. Sometimes being around too many people will make a puppy feel uneasy, especially in the first few days. By giving them a few stuffed toys for poodles, and some space, your pup will gradually come out of their shell and won’t feel alone or scared while they are doing so.
As you know, it can take a little while for a puppy to settle into their new home. So why not make it a bit easier for them with the Smart Pet Love New Puppy Starter Kit. Here we have a puppy comfort toy, a snuggle blanket, and a teething aid.
The toy has a real feel heartbeat to it as well as heat packs, helping to comfort your puppy. This kit provides everything you need to help your new addition to feel welcomed and at ease.
More features include:
- Comes with 3 additional heat packs
- The stuffed toy provides security and warmth
- Real feel, pulsing heartbeat
- Ultra-soft blanket
- Teething aid with a frozen core and massage nibs
The Outward Hound Hide A Squirrel Puzzle Toy is a unique stuffed toy that also acts as a puzzle. Available in 3 different sizes this soft puzzle toy could quickly become your pet’s favorite.
Poodles love their comfort and they love to put their intelligence to work and with the Outward Hound Puzzle Toy, they can have both. Additional benefits include:
- Detachable toy squirrels that squeak
- Available in 4 sizes
- Durable material
- Engaging textures and design
Poodles, just like most breeds, love their exercise. As well as taking them on their daily walks, why not entertain them at home with the Chuckit Indoor Ball.
The soft plush ball will provide your dog with hours of fun without breaking anything around the house.
Item specifications are:
- Multilayer design for increased durability
- Chenille fabric
- Bounceflex technology making the bounce soft and suitable for indoor use
This toy offers the best of both worlds. An interactive pull rope, with a soft moose style soft toy over the top.
With the Kong Tuggerknots Moose Dog Toy, your pooch can play with it or snuggle up to it.
Key benefits include:
- A small amount of stuffing
- Looped ropes for durability
- Addition of a squeaker
- Multi-layered material for extra strength
- Comforting and fun
We all want what is best for our pets, and there is no harm in giving them some toys to play or snuggle with. It is recommended that you keep an eye on your dog while they are playing with toys to ensure that they don’t break and swallow any small parts. This is especially important when they reach the stage of ripping everything up.
If the behavior of your dog changes around their stuffed toys at any point, keep a watchful eye and consult with a veterinary practitioner to make sure they haven’t developed a phantom pregnancy. Though unusual it can happen but it isn’t life-threatening.