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Review of the Puzzle Bowl

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Review of the Puzzle Bowl

In the past 12 months we have seen various puzzle bowls and snuffle mats arrive in the dog accessory market. We decided to take a deeper look at the puzzle bowls.

The Puzzle Bowl is a convenient and fun interactive toy for your doggo. It is ideally suited for inside time.

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Review of the Dog Cooling Mat

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Review of the Dog Cooling Mat

There are a lot of ads and offers for various types of cooling mats this summer. All promise to make doggos more comfortable in the heat. We thought we had better do some research and check these out!

There are two primary types of cooling mats on the market: those that contain a gel and can be refrigerated and a multilayered fabric alternative. Many confusing ads on Facebook and Instagram claim features of both, but a little investigation shows these are not really from legitimate sellers!

The fabric ones are generally a Nylon Polyester Blend top layer and a mesh bottom, so it facilitates airflow, and the top will always be cooler than the surface it is on. This configuration seemed more practical to us, so this is the style in this review

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Review Floating Rubber Frisbee with Handles - Water Toy

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Review Floating Rubber Frisbee with Handles - Water Toy
If your dog is like ours they love the water, but with Woody's big jaws, a few chomps can destroy expensive water toys and end the fun pretty quickly. We hoped this strong rubber frisbee with handles might be the answer. See tests with the dog approved dog testers in the pool, playing tug of war and general dog chewing/chomping.

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