13 Toys That Will Get Your Dog Into Tip-top Shape

Written by: Melina Giakas

April 23, 2015

Looking for a way to keep your dog fit? These interactive toys will help your dog get a work out while they play! Your dog will be too busy enjoying their awesomeness to ever realize they’re getting a work out. Overall we predict a tired, happy and healthy pupper in your future – and what could be better than that?!  

Kong Rubber Flyer

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The Kong Rubber Flyer puts an indestructible twist on the classic game of Frisbee. The flexible flying disc is made with non-toxic rubber that is safe for teeth and gums and pupfect so there are no worries if your dog tries to take a bite or two out of this one.

Tennis Ball Puzzle

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Toys don’t need to be expensive to be good. You can make your own tennis ball puzzle toy by cutting a few slits into a tennis ball. Creating an X shape will help keep treats and kibble stay in long enough for your dog to enjoy a game.

Tricky Treat Ball

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If DIY isn’t your thing there are plenty of game feeding toys such as the Tricky Treat Ball that will keep you dog thinking and moving to get to that tasty treat.

Flirt Pole

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Chase toys like this flirt pole are pupfect for entertainment, exercising, and training. The pole entices dogs to run, jump, and move any which way they can to capture the swishy toy at the end of the swinging rope.

Tether Tug

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Tether Tug is a fetch toy your dog can play with on his own! This one is ideal for pawrents looking to entertain dogs in a fenced-in backyard.



The Bumi is a uniquely shaped tug toy made of a durable but pliable material that is no match for your dog’s chompers. It also floats, making it an ideal pick for water fetch.

Agility Training Tunnel

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Obstacle courses are great for getting your dog moving and thinking. Toys such as this training tunnel will help you work on your dog’s agility, speed, and motor skills.


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This ball is strong enough to resist getting punctured and light enough to float! If your dog loves the water this toy is a must for getting more activity out of your next swim.

Nuts for Knots Heavy Duty Rope

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This knotted rope doubles as a throw toy and tug of war tool. The ball at one end makes it perfect for throwing and the looped rope is perfect for pulling.

JW Pet Bad Cuz Rubber Toy

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The JW Pet Bad Cuz Rubber Toy’s unique shape allows the squeaky toy to bounce in unpredictable ways. The squeaky toy keeps your dog on his toes and leaves him ready to run in any direction. Your pup will be thinking of ways to capture this tricky toy while running every which way.



The Foobler is an automatic self-reloading puzzle feeder that will keep your dog busy for up to nine hours! The way the Foobler dispenses food actually works with your dog’s natural instinct to hunt. It has six food chambers that can be set to release food every 15 – 90 minutes depending on your rings to alert your dog when it’s time to play again.


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This dog food puzzle toy releases pieces of food as the dog pulls on the rope. Your dog will love swinging, dragging, tugging, and carrying this master treat toy around. The Tug-A-Jug comes in several sizes as well, making it the pupfect match for both small and large dogs.

Chuckit! Launchers


The tennis ball launcher will help your throw achieve that extra distance without the bummer of a sore arm the next day. The launcher is easy to use and guaranteed to give your dog a run for your money. 😉

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Written by: Melina Giakas

April 23, 2015

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A themed collection of BARK-designed toys, treats, and chews.


A themed collection of BARK-designed toys, treats, and chews.