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eddie1976E 06-29-2014 07:56 PM

Rolled Jute reward
Does anyone use a rolled jute reward or tug toy?

I was thinking about getting this...not sure if I should go with this one or something bigger?

Jute Reward | Jute Reward Tug | Jute Retrieve Toy | Ray Allen Manufacturing

simba405 06-29-2014 07:59 PM

If you have a dog that is intense while tugging, these will come apart over time.

eddie1976E 06-29-2014 08:02 PM

He is only 5 months old, I'm trying to transition him from his soft fluffy "bunny" tug to something more grown up. I doubt he has that kind of intensity.

David Winners 06-29-2014 08:05 PM

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Leather is nice for a pup

David Winners

Atika 06-30-2014 12:26 AM

I have those and they are a little hard for their teeth. My breeder goes for the thinner/longer bite suit tugs over these.

GatorDog 06-30-2014 09:58 AM

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At 5 months, he's probably going through some teething and "grown up" tugs right now could do more harm than good.

NancyJ 06-30-2014 10:22 AM

I would 5 months I would go with something soft. That is how I got introduced to the ultra balls. (put one on a string instead of the knobby balls) far as tugs, there are plenty of soft ones for this age.

Nigel 06-30-2014 12:45 PM

We picked up an 8"-10" french silk tug from elite k9 and surprisingly its held up well.

eddie1976E 07-04-2014 10:07 AM

Thanks guys. He is teething pretty good now. When he is chewing on his chew toys he yeps occasionally, so I know the teeth are causing him pain. I ordered a 12" leather tug, but will not use it till he is through this milestone. I have stopped playing tug with him all together for now.

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