Most of us children had a favorite teddy bear, blanket or pillow, and dogs and cats do the same thing – often, the toy they played with when they were younger was theirs. Prefer. These before and after photos show adorable animals growing up with their favorite chew toys.
But why do pets like certain toys and not others? Dogs prefer toys that taste like food or can be torn apart, while cats love things they can play with; both animals may wish their owner to hire them. And once an animal starts playing with a toy, habit quickly makes it their favorite.
The first tennis ball was invented in the 1870s and the first rubber toys in the 1950s. Do you have an animal that has a favorite toy? Vote on the before and after photos below, or post yours!
m / t: The Dodo
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