11 Toys And Treats To Make Your Pup Forget They’re Staying Home This Summer

Written by: Brandon Rhoads

June 27, 2015

If the summer heat has finally become unbearable and you really need to cool off, then we’ve got something that will get your pups’ tails a-waggin’! That’s almost as good as a fan, right?


BarkShop has pawfficially launched their latest collection, The Dog Days, to help your pup get the most out of their summer experience!


After all, summertime does belong to the dogs. So why not celebrate the dog days of summer by making your pup as happy as they can be!

Here’s just a sample of the incredible (and sometimes edible) goodies available in BarkShop‘s newest collection!

1. Hugs Chilly Mat
With this mat, pups of all sizes can cool out and lower their body temperature on the hottest summer days. Because hot dogs are great in summer… but chilly dogs are better!


2. Message in a Bottle
You don’t have to be a castaway stranded on a desert island to play with this toy! Made of chewy rubber and featuring a hidden squeak, this is one bottle whose message is “Play with me!”


3. Thinkers Natural Salmon Smart Dog Treats
These yummy snacks will boost Bowser’s brain power by the hour. Why reward good behavior with bad treats? Thinkers™ contain no artificial preservatives or meat by-products. Mmmm, healthy!


4. The Hydro Fetch
This barbell-shaped bone releases water from an absorbent foam core to keep your puphydrated and entertained!



5. Romp n’ Roll
This ol’ ball-and-chain is ideal for fetching, bouncing, chewing, tossing, gnashing, and playing tug-of-war. It also floats, which is perfect for your all-terrain terrier.


6. Stainless Steel 360 Fountain
Features interchangeable spout rings to provide up to 5 water streams for simultaneous, multi-pup watering. No more fighting, you guys!


7. Beef Liver and Banana
This Potassium and Electrolyte-rich goodie from Benny Bully’s isn’t just tasty, it’s also packed with Vitamin C, Vitamin B6, Manganese and Folate. No chemicals added!


8. Arctic Freeze Ball
It’s filled with 100% purified water and frozen to keep panting pups cool as they play. Now you can keep your dog’s balls cool all summer long.


9. SafeMade Flexi Dog Bowl
Designed for puppies and puppy parents who are always on the go, the Flexi Dog Bowl is as versatile as it is convenient. Fold it, roll it, freeze it and squeeze it; it’ll still pop back into its original shape.


10. Hydro Ring
With a foam core that absorbs liquid to give your pup a burst of cool refreshment with every chew, the Hydro Ring keeps your pup safely hydrated during the dog days of summer.


11. Freeze-dried Beef
You know the old saying: “The way to a pup’s heart is through his stomach…. with beef liver.” Treat the ruv of your rife to a delicious, healthy and 100% natural snack.


Featured image via BarkShop

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Written by: Brandon Rhoads

June 27, 2015

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