Eating her toys!

This forum is all about training and behavior. Everything from potty training to working titles!

Postby Zoeysmom » December 5th, 2006, 9:49 pm

It seems now that everytime i give Zoey a kong to chew on she EATS it in a matter of minutes! Im tlaking the XXL black kongs that were made for pitbulls! I dont give her anything else to chew on as they are not strong enough. Should I just stop giving them to her? If I do she will not have anything to chew on. I give them to her at night so she wont attempt to eat the bars or her bedding. I am out of options!

edited to say:
Yes we do practice NILIF with her and we have tried taking everything away from her, she is in obediance. She just seems to think that everything is food! We feed her twice a day with treats in between (about a cup and a half of food each time) She is on Innova adult right now.
...don't breed or buy, while shelter animals die...
...if you can't afford the vet, you can't afford the pet...
...there is no such thing as a "Christmas puppy or kitten", an animal companion is forever...
...Rap sucks, Metal Rules...
...Let there be rock baby!!...
User avatar
Zoeysmom
Just Whelped
 
Posts: 72
Location: Saskatoon, SK. Canada

Postby Ellena » December 6th, 2006, 2:32 am

Have you tried nylabones too?
http://www.pnwpbr.com
http://pnwpbr.aceboard.com/
http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/pnwpbr.html
<img src="http://img113.imageshack.us/img113/5182/label200702110826169580ag8.gif" alt="Image Hosted by ImageShack.us">
User avatar
Ellena
Confident Young Bully
 
Posts: 456
Location: Vancouver, WA

Postby Marinepits » December 6th, 2006, 7:18 am

Try the nylabone "Big Chews" for BIG dogs. They're shaped like giant turkey legs and bones. My mastiff mix can't destroy them and he destroys every toy!
Never make someone a priority in your life when that someone treats you like an option.
User avatar
Marinepits
Proud Infidel
 
Posts: 15621
Location: New England

Postby iluvk9 » December 6th, 2006, 7:25 am

Truman isn't a Pit Bull, he is a big mouthed Labradork. The one he really takes a long time to destroy is the Galileo by Nylabone. But it is VERY heavy, so when it drops on your foot, it hurts.

I don't buy it here, but this is what it looks like:

http://www.dogtoys.com/galileobone512.html
iluvk9
I'm Cougarific!
 
Posts: 14900
Location: New York

Postby brooksybrooks1 » December 20th, 2006, 12:26 pm

yeah, brooks eats up kongs like they're cupcakes too, but i got my money back on that big one- no way i'm wasting 20 bucks on a toy it took him 20 minutes to eat! he does well with nylabones, i've never had the galileo though, i think i'll go get that! they give him diarrhea sometimes, but it keeps him occupied, so i don't worry about it too much.
User avatar
brooksybrooks1
Loyally Bully
 
Posts: 631
Location: Colorado


Return to Training & Behavior

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot]

cron