What can 8 week old puppies chew on?

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Many chew toys are made specifically for a puppy's deciduous, soft baby teeth.

An older dog may gnaw pieces off the toy and ingest them, which can cause intestinal and digestive problems.

Size matters. Toys made for the small mouths of an 8-to-10-week-old puppy may cause a 6-to-9 month-old puppy to choke.

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Many chew toys are made specifically for a puppy's deciduous, soft baby teeth.

An older dog may gnaw pieces off the toy and ingest them, which can cause intestinal and digestive problems.

Size matters. Toys made for the small mouths of an 8-to-10-week-old puppy may cause a 6-to-9 month-old puppy to choke.

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Give Your Puppy Something to Chew On

  • Interactive toys, such as those that can be filled with soft cheese, dog treats or peanut butter.
  • Chewing toys that can be soaked in water and frozen, providing relief for teething puppies.
  • Chew bones designed to promote dental wellness.
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Give Your Puppy Something to Chew On

  • Interactive toys, such as those that can be filled with soft cheese, dog treats or peanut butter.
  • Chewing toys that can be soaked in water and frozen, providing relief for teething puppies.
  • Chew bones designed to promote dental wellness.
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Tips To Help With Puppy Teething:

  • Keep lots of toy options available. During this phase, the more chew toys the better!
  • Cold chew toys or frozen carrots for sore gums. Some pups like ice cubes, so load up a bowl and let him have at it.
  • Use a light leash to stop the nipping.
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"NON-EDIBLE CHEW PRODUCTS are made with plastic, rubber, or nylon.

They are NOT intended for consumption.

During normal chewing, tiny bristle-like projections are raised that help clean teeth.

A dog should not be able to break off larger pieces of any Nylaboneยฎ Non-Edible CHEW.

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When puppies start gnawing on rawhide chews, they tend to feel less pain as their teeth push through.

Besides, rawhides help them in developing strong jaws.

Your dog will likely love them.

A lot of pet owners ignore the downsides to rawhide treats when the see the pure joy of a dog with a fresh, new chew.

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The danger though is that the dog begins to use sticks as toys and many dogs will begin chewing on the stick.

Wood splinters easily when chewed on and shards can jam into the dog's mouth causing an infection.

Also if pieces of wood are swallowed, it can cause intestinal blockage.

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