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When to chuck toys and bones?

puppy4ever
September 18th, 2005, 09:30 PM
Just a quick question...when should toys for dogs be thrown out? How about bones? I just bought a huge beef bone from Walmart for my puppy and somehow he split it in two! Should this now be thrown away?

Cinnabear
September 19th, 2005, 12:22 AM
Yes this should be thrown away. You do not want splinters from the bone to be ingested. I throw away toys when they're cracked or broken.

Prin
September 19th, 2005, 12:24 AM
My auntie has a saying that works for a lot (originally intended for spoiled food...) "When in doubt, throw it out.." I think it applies here... ;)

Beetlecat
September 19th, 2005, 10:56 AM
Whenever they have begun to break apart or have been worn down to something that present a choking hazard.