Here at FCVC we understand that keeping your felines and canines happy and entertained can be quite a feat. So we have undertaken to find some of the best dog and cat toys that are highly rated by actual users. And we have included the current sale price for these items on that big retailer that you all know and love (Amazon). If you order now, you can have them under the tree for Christmas. Your pets are bound to love you and be endlessly entertained.

Our Best Dog and Cat Toys for Christmas List

Best Dog and Cat ToysNecoichi Cat-Headed Scratcher Bed

Cardboard scratching post no more – how about a cardboard scratcher and bed all-in-one? Seriously!   Shown is the Waffle the Cat Limited Edition. Best Dog and Cat ToysThere are 4 versions of this bed/ scratcher.

Best Dog and Cat Toys

Pooch Selfie: The Original Dog Selfie Stick

OK, this is more of a gift to you than it is to your dog, but we’re putting it here anyway. The Pooch Selfie helps to hold your pup’s attention for pictures, whether you’re on selfie or forward-facing mode.
WORKS WITH BOTH FRONT AND REAR FACING CAMERAS without having to remove the device from your phone. Designed for the IPHONE and GALAXY smartphone models and WORKS UNIVERSALLY WITH MOST SMARTPHONE CASES.
SQUEAKER BALL FOR MAXIMUM ATTENTION GRABBING! Take the absolute best SELFIES you will ever take with your pup!
***Not compatible with OTTERBOX, BODYGLOVE, & LIFEPROOF style cases. ***

Best Dog and Cat ToysChuckit! Ultra Ball

HIGH-VISIBILITY COLORS: Pets and pet parents can easily spot the bright blue and orange dog ball during outdoor play.
HIGH-BOUNCING BALL: Made from natural high-bounce rubber that encourages dogs to leap and jump.
FLOATS IN WATER: Lightweight rubber material of this Chuckit! pet ball makes these dog water toys float for engaging playtime at the pool or the beach.
EASY TO CLEAN: Dog ball toy’s smooth, rubber surface resists mess and allows pet parents to easily wash off dirt or slobber.
COMPATIBLE WITH MEDIUM CHUCKIT! LAUNCHERS: For longer throws and slobber-free pickup, this Chuckit! Ultra dog ball fits medium Chuckit! launchers; dog ball launchers available for purchase separately. SEVERAL SIZES AVAILABLE: Dogs of all sizes can enjoy fetch with the Chuckit! Ultra balls for dogs, offered in five sizes ranging from small to XX-large.

Best Dog and Cat ToysHartz Just for Cats Kitty Frenzy Cat Toy

906 reviews say this is a great item for our best dog and cat toys list. And a awesome price right now! This fearsome, furry 12 pack is no match for your clever kitty, who will love to stalk, chase and hunt each lifelike mouse that’s perfectly sized for predatory play.
Best Dog and Cat ToysIncludes 12 bright colored mice packed with premium catnip. Lightweight and perfect for your cat to carry, toss and bat.


Best Dog and Cat Toys
Outward Hound Hide-A-Squirrel Puzzle Plush Squeaking Toys Dogs

$9.99 (Medium – Squirrel)
KEEPS DOGS OCCUPIED & ELIMINATES BOREDOM – This soft squeaky dog toy stimulates mental play with a fun game of hide & seek
HIDE AND SQUEAK FUN – Stuff the Hide A Squirrel trunk with squirrels and place on the floor for your dog to sniff and hunt
SQUEAKY FINDS INSIDE – Each stuffed squirrel is loaded with one large squeaker
2-IN-1 PLAY – Perfect for toss and fetch, these removable squirrels work great for fetch games indoors and out
REFILLABLE FUN – Need more to squeak? Keep the fun going with our 3 packs of Squeakin’ Animals available in Squirrel, Bee, Bird, Bee and Hedgie characters.

Best Dog and Cat ToysPetstages Tower of Tracks Cat Toy


3 BALLS SPIN & ROLL – This addictive cat toy is designed with 3 levels of tracks and 3 brightly colored ball.
SPINNING BALLS KEEP CATS BUSY – The Tower of Tracks cat track toy stimulates your cat’s senses and hunting instincts.
STACKED & STURDY CONSTRUCTION – This track cat toy is durably built with a closed top and is perfect for one or more cats.
BAT & CHASE BALLS FOR NON-STOP PLAY – A non-slip base holds The Tower of Tracks in place as your cat plays so the fun won’t quit.
MENTAL & PHYSICAL FUN – This cat track toy is a great way to help your cat get much needed daily exercise and excitement.

Best Dog and Cat Toys
Benebone Real Flavor Wishbone Dog Chew Toy, Made in USA

$11.59 (Real Bacon – Medium)

Dog-Friendly Design – Last time we checked, dogs don’t have thumbs. Our wishbone chew is cleverly designed so your pup can get a good chew going.
Real Flavor – We use only 100% real food ingredients for irresistible flavor and scent. We fuse 100% USA-sourced REAL BACON all the way through the chew. Dogs can tell the difference.
Made in the USA – We are fully committed to Made in USA, including packaging, tooling, and all material and ingredient sourcing. We proudly manufacture our products in New York.
Dog Welfare – We are fully committed to the welfare of dogs through product donations and community involvement.
Safety First – Benebones are not edible. Supervise closely and discard/replace when appropriate.

Best Dog and Cat ToysProsper Pet Cat Tunnel – Collapsible 3 Way Play Toy – Tube Fun for Rabbits, Kittens, and Dogs


BEST WAYS TO PLAY: Best Dog and Cat ToysWith 3 spacious tunnels, built-in crinkle crackle paper, peephole & bell toy, this popular tunnel chute gives your kitty more ways to have fun. Provides hours of exercise & self-amusement.
DURABLE PREMIUM CONSTRUCTION: Made of ultra-strong, tear-resistant polyester wrapped around a sprung-steel frame with protective ends (for safety); stands up to crazy cat scratcher antics. And center does not collapse like other tunnels!
COLLAPSIBLE & PORTABLE: With a provided elastic band, our tunnel folds down small in seconds for easy travel and storage. Each tube is about 10 inches tall and 17 inches deep (over 50 inches of tunnel). Take the entertainment with you anywhere, so your pet is never bored!

Best Dog and Cat ToysOurPets IQ Treat Ball Interactive Food Dispensing Dog Toy

 $9.35 (3″)

Fill with your dog’s favorite treats, promoting active and healthy feeding.
Best Dog and Cat ToysAdjustable feeding difficulty levels continue to challenge your dog as they learn.
As your dog plays and the rolls the ball, treats will fall out to reward them for being active.
Twists apart for easy cleaning. Ideal for small to medium sized dogs (colors may vary).

Our last entry for this edition of our best dog and cat toys for Christmas List is:

Best Dog and Cat ToysPetFusion Ultimate Cat Scratcher Lounge


CATS LOVE IT: A scratcher, lounge, & SO MUCH MORE (see video on left). Includes premium USA organic catnip leaf. Natural scratching = healthy claws, great exercise, & stress reliever … (better overall wellness).
YOU’LL LOVE IT: Made of recycled cardboard, non-toxic corn starch glue. Attractive design, neutral colors. Recommended to save your furniture as cats prefer the feel of cardboard. Happy cat = happy you.
THOUGHTFUL DESIGN: Curves make for easier scratching & a more comfortable place to rest & play. Naturally attracts cats. Interactive.

Best Dog and Cat Toys GREAT VALUE: 34 x 10.5 x 10.5 inches. Reversible for 2x the use. Superior cardboard & construction lasts longer than other scratchers; preferred by cats (please read our reviews). Large surface area to hold multiple or larger cats & provide generous scratching space.
AWARD WINNER PRODUCT: 2015 Eco-Excellence Award. Featured on Animal Planet’s ‘My Cat From Hell’. Top 19 Cat Products (2016 BuzzFeed viewer selection).
6 MONTH WARRANTY: For any manufacturing defect or if you are not completely satisfied. If you have any product questions or suggestions, or have concerns with a PetFusion product you already purchased, we’d love to hear from you.

We hope that you enjoyed this list of highly rated cat and dog toys. We encourage you to read the reviews for yourself. You may find it very entertaining!

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