Interactive Dog Toys

Best Durable Interactive Dog Toys

Ready to head out and pick the best dog toy? It's going to be a challenge because too many dog toys are built poorly. They don't work well, or they break down as soon as the dog bites down. This is why it's best to look at the top durable interactive dog toys on the market right now. Each toy has been chosen after careful deliberation and will have your dog beaming as soon as you open it up!

 

1) Zogoflex HurleyZogoflex Hurley

This chew toy comes in three unique colors and is one of those appealing options that simply work. At the time of this writing the Zogoflex Hurley comes with a 100% guaranteed against dog damage by the manufacturer so you know this is a tuff and durable toy however if you have a Pit Bull or a Rottweiler we have heard stories of this toy not lasting. When you first get this toy you may think your dog is going to destroy it in a few minutes due to the way it feels but it will seriously surprise you. This toy is great for dog owners with water-loving dogs. It's the ultimate pool accessory. It will not sink to the bottom, so your dog can swim around and have a great time without losing it. It is also dishwasher safe so if you don't like toys laying around gathering bacteria and germs this is a great one that will last a very long time.

You can buy the Zogoflex Hurley on amazon.

 

2) Outward Hound Hide A Squirrel and Puzzle Plush Squeaking Toys

Outward Hound Hide a Squirrel Dog ToyImagine the joy on your dog's face when interact with this squeaking toy. It's fun to see their tail start wagging and it's something they will enjoy immediately. It comes in 4 different sizes and is great fun for all dogs big or small. The hiding squeeking squirrels drive dogs crazy and keep them occupied for hours. While there is no doubt that all dogs love ... love ... love this toy a super strong chewer will be able to do damage it. We had to include this toy though because the level of fun and interactivity far outweighs the fact that your dog is eventually going to destroy one of the squirrels. If you have a pit bull you may be looking at a few months of play but it will be some of the most fun play time your dog will have. The squirrels are more likely to be torn apart than the tree stump which should last a long time. The squirrels take most of the beating but the nice part is you can always just order new squirrels and don't have to buy the whole toy. This toy is a major win on so many levels.

 

You can buy the Outward Hound Hide A Squirrel on amazon.

 

3) Nylabone Dental Chew Chicken Flavored Rhino

The Nylabone Durable Dental Dinosaur is one of those toys that really takes the abuse of a heavy chewer. This is a multi-faceted toy because it's great for your dog's teeth and will make it easier for them to retain their healthy teeth year-round. You may notice some of the smaller details coming off and may even see flakes coming off but they are nothing that can cause damage and the main bulk of the dental chew is amazingly durable. The unique shape gives dgs different edges and angles to keep them interested and the ridges continue the teeth cleaning vital to good dental health. Your dog will love the subtle Chicken flavor. Don't be surprised if this simple toy becomes the go to for your pup. 

 

You can buy the Nylabone Dental Chew Chicken Flavored Rhino on amazon.

 

4) Diamond Plate Orbee Ball

If your dog is used to destroying balls he may be confused by this ball. Too many tennis balls are lost as soon as the dog's teeth dig in. This ball will still be in tact after countless sessions of fetch. The 4 inch ball is the perfect size for larger dogs and you won't have to worry about your dog choking on it. Dogs love to play fetch with it but it does get slippery as they slobber on it. This has the added benefit of making it slightly more difficult for them to hold on to resulting in more interesting and interactive play. It comes in other colors besides purple and also in a 3 inch size for smaller dogs.

 

You can buy the Diamond Plate Orbee Ball on amazon.

 

5) Jolly Pet Romp-n-Roll

Jolly Pet Romp-n-RollThis toy is one of those options designed to offer multiple sources of amusement. There is a rope they can tug on, a ball they can chew on, and it even offers the ability to float if your dog is a swimmer. The easy grip rope allows for hours of outdoor romping and is designed to be kicked, tugged, thrown, carried & launched. It will not deflate if punctured which is another aspect that makes it durable. This toy will work for larger breeds. The fact that the ball is made of a softer material is great as your dog is sure to shake this around by the rope and hit themselves in the face, hit you in the face, hit your house guests in the face, and slam it into anything around. Dogs love shaking this thing which would be a major issue if the ball was a harder plastic. While this toy is very durable if your dog is very aggressive they may pull the rope apart but you are sure to get a long time and a lot of fun out of this toy.

 

You can buy the Jolly Pet Romp-n-Roll on amazon.

 

6) Nylabone Dura Chew Wishbone

Nylabone Dura Chew WishboneThere is really not that much to say about this toy. It is super strong and dogs across the boards seem to love it and will chew it for hours. It is simply a really strong bone that will occupy them. Even with many toys to choose from you will be surprised how often your dog will pull this one out of the toybox over other options. Sometimes the simplest toys provide the greatest pleasure and that very aspect ears this toy it's spot in this article. You can't go wrong with this one.

 

You can buy the Nylabone Dura Chew Wishbone on amazon.

 

7) Kong Rubber Flyer

Kong Rubber FlyerThere was a time when frisbees were flimsy, and dogs would tear through them in less than 10 minutes tops. Also the harder plastic frisbees posed a danger in that it could cut gums or injure your dogs face if they missed the catch and it hit them. The flipside was a frisbee that was strong and durable but could not fly very well. Now you can have the best of both worlds!

The Kong Flyer is made out of our KONG Classic durable rubber so it will hold up longer than most dog frisbees on the market and it is soft on your dogs teeth and gums so there is less chance of your pup getting injured.

 

This disk flies amazingly well so your dog is really going to love it and will definitely get their exercise playing with it. Is it indestructable? Not by a long shot. It is not meant as a chew toy but it is one of the strongest and durable ones out there that still flies well. It is also not expensive so this is a toy of pure value. Just don't leave it where your dog can chew on it at will. Take it out to play but put it away where they can not get to it and this frisbee will last you a long time.

 

You can buy the Kong Rubber Flyer on amazon.

 

8) Goughnuts Guaranteed Indestructible Dog Toy

Goughnuts Guaranteed Indestructible Dog ToyWhile looking at the best durable interactive dog toys, it's always nice to find one with a guarantee. GoughNuts toys have been designed by mechanical and polymer engineers. If your pet can chew through the outer layer to expose the inner red layer, GoughNuts will replace your toy. If you have a dog that is a super chewer then this toy needs to be in your arsenal as it will save your furniture and other belongings from being destroyed. You may think that this toy is priced high but the fact that it will occupy your dog and they will not be able to destroy it means you won't be spending money on replacements especially since it is guaranteed. Aso the simple fact that they won't be able to make a dent in it drives them crazy so they will work on it even longer than many similar toys. If your dog is a swimmer you will be happy to know that all GoughNut dog toys float and make excellent fetching toys.

 

You can buy the Goughnuts Guaranteed Indestructible Dog Toy on amazon.

 

9) West Paw Zogoflex Tux

West Paw Zogoflex Tux Interactive Treat Dispensing Dog ToyThe Zogoflex Tux is a perfect toy for a super chewer and especially for reward-based training. It also will keep your pup entertained as treats can easily be stuffed inside which can create a great challenge especially when combined with peanut butter. It is challenging enough to keep them working hard while not frustrating where they may quit.

You can throw this toy in the dishwasher and on top of that it is BPA-and-Phthalate-free, non-toxic and FDA compliant. They can go in the freezer and are 100% Guaranteed against dog damage by the Manufacturer. Dogs love this as a chew toy and to play with in the pool since it floats. The design is great for stuffing multiple treats inside and the shape seems to be very satisfying for dogs that love to chew in terms of the way it fits in the mouth when compared to a Kong. Both are great toys but this one seems to hold attention for longer after the treats are gone. Due to it's seemingly indestructible nature and it's ability to hold attention this toy was an easy choice for this list.

 

You can buy the West Paw Zogoflex Tux Interactive Treat Dispensing Dog Chew Toy for Aggressive Chewers on amazon.

 

10) Squishy Face Studio Flirt Pole V2 with Braided Fleece Lure

Squishy Face Studio Flirt Pole V2If you want a toy that will tire your dog out than this is the toy for you. Finally something that doesn't tire you out while you are trying to tire your dog out. This toy is so much fun especially if you have a hunter that loves to chase and catch things. Be sure to train your dog that this toy is not meant for tug of war type play. Once they catch the lure they should be trained that they have won the game and they need to release the toy to play again. Using this toy in the wrong way can result in it snapping back at you or launching the wand towards your dog.


The Regular size flirt pole has a 36"pole and a 52" cord. It comes with durable braided Fleece Lure pre-attached but the lures are also sold seperatly so when one does get destroyed you can easily replace it and still use the toy.


You can buy the Squishy Face Studio Flirt Pole V2 with Braided Fleece Lure on amazon.