When and How to Choose a Bully Stick

When to use a bully stick?

A bully stick is a type of dog chew made from the dried pizzle of a bull. It is a long, thick, and sturdy chew toy that can keep even the most determined dog entertained. While they are safe for dogs to chew on, it is important to supervise your dog while they are chewing on a bully stick, or any other treat/chew!

Here are some tips on when to use a bully stick:

  • Give your dog a bully stick when they are in a good mood and behaving well. This will help them associate the bully stick with positive feelings!
  • Start by letting them chew on the end of the bully stick for a short period of time. Gradually increase the amount of time they are allowed to chew on it.
  • Make sure to praise your dog when they are chewing on the bully stick appropriately!
  • Utilize them when you are looking for a bit of quiet time.

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How to use a bully stick?

When it comes to choosing a bully stick, there are a few things you need to consider…

Like, firstly: what size is your dog?

  • Bully sticks come in a variety of lengths, so you want to make sure you get one that is size appropriate for your pup.Β 

Secondly: how much does your dog like to chew?

  • If your dog is a heavy chewer, you'll want to get a thicker bully stick!Β 

Lastly: how long do you want the bully stick to last?

  • The bigger the bully stick, the longer it will last!
Standard Bully Sticks

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