Best Puppy Chew Toys Of 2020 in the UK header image

There is one certainty with your new puppy, it will chew everything. Unless you want your puppy chewing your shoes then you need to buy the best puppy chew toy available to keep them occupied.

Chewing for a puppy is an important part of their development and ongoing health. Chewing is good for a dog’s developing teeth, their gums and of course to keep their interest away from chewing your furniture and shoes.

There are thousands of chew toys for puppies and choosing the right one can be daunting. But have no fear as UK Dog Owner is here to share our 5 best chew toys for UK puppies in 2020.

We asked our members what their favourite toys were for breeds of all shapes and sizes. We got overwhelming responses and below is that list as rated by our readers.

1. Classic KONG for Puppies

Overall Rating

(5/5)

Durability Rating

(4.5/5)

Health Benefit

(4.5/5)

Value Rating

(5/5)

Key Features

Very durable and will last a long time

Can be filled with snacks and treats

Good for developing teeth and gums

The number 1 puppy chew toy in the UK is of course the classic KONG for puppies. KONG are an industry giant when it comes to durable dog chew toys and this toy is no different.

Available in 3 sizes to suit your dog breed, the classic KONG chew toy for puppies allows your dog endless chewing time. The tough rubber exterior doesn’t degrade in chunks and is super strong even against the strongest of dog breeds.

Inside this KONG puppy chew toy is a very purposeful and useful hollow center. This hollow center allows treats, pastes and snacks to placed inside giving your puppy more reasons to chew this instead of your shoes!

Dogs of all breeds will chew, lick and nibble at the KONG for hours to reach the snacks inside which will in turn keep them mentally invested in the chew toy as they try to find the perfect angle.

Add peanut butter and then freeze the KONG for a couple of hours to really keep your dog interested in the chew toy for the rest of the day!

Life Pro Tip – UK Dog Owner

KONG is a brand that has shown time and time again that it can be trusted by UK dog owners. Their chew toys are solid, long lasting and great value for money.

If you are looking for a chew toy that will get your puppy away from shoes and furniture then in our reader’s opinion, the KONG puppy chew toy is a must have.


2. Nylabone Puppy Starter Kit

Overall Rating

(4.5/5)

Durability Rating

(3.5/5)

Health Benefit

(5/5)

Value Rating

(5/5)

Key Features

3 types of hard flavoured bones

Suitable for various puppy growth stages

Great for developing teeth and gums

The Nylabone puppy starter kit is a selection of 3 chew bones for your puppy. The bones themselves have various flavours and textures that are suited to a puppy dependant on their age and tooth development stage.

Bone 1

  • Bacon Flavoured.
  • Suitable for puppies 6 months and older.
  • Fully Edible.

Bone 2

  • Chicken Flavoured.
  • Suitable for puppies 6 months and younger (adult teeth only).
  • Non Edible thermoplastic polymer to remove tartar.

Bone 3

  • Chicken Flavoured.
  • Suitable for puppies 6 months and older.
  • Non Edible nylon that removes plaque and tartar.

This starter kit dog chew toy selection is perfect for puppy owners looking to secure bones suited to different stages of the puppy’s growth. This triple selection of bones are all designed to aid your dog’s dental hygiene at different stages of their early life.

The edible bone (bone 1 above) is one that will help to teach your dog good chewing habits. It helps dogs acclimatise to chewing on rewarding toys instead of your furniture. The bacon flavoured texture is particularly appetising to dogs of all breeds and will take their attention away from bad tasting furniture.

The first chicken flavoured bone (bone 2 above) is specifically designed to help puppies under 6 months old who have just grown their adult teeth. This bone removes plaque and tartar from the newly formed teeth and helps to secure healthy gums.

The second chicken flavoured bone (bone 3 above) is the final of the 3 bone plan for your puppy. Preferably suited to puppies over 6 months old and who’s teeth are now fully developed, this bone helps with the final development stage. Removing plaque, tarter and helping to prevent gum disease, the chicken flavoured bone reinforces the good puppy chewing behaviour already instilled.


3. KONG Puppy Goodie Bone

Overall Rating

(4.5/5)

Durability Rating

(4/5)

Health Benefit

(4/5)

Value Rating