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3.69  ·  Rating Details ·  52 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
Photographers Arne Svenson and Ron Warren--co-authors of the popular Sock Monkeys--here turn their attention to those masses of slobbered-over yarn, remnants and stuffing that ordinarily go the way of all pet toy casualties and get discarded without a second glance. Before their lenses, once-plush cuddly creatures and formerly bouncy rubber toys are transformed into intrig ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published September 30th 2011 by Ideal World Books
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Dec 12, 2015 karen rated it it was amazing
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oh my god - my new favorite book!! i know - i get excited about books on here an awful lot. i have an excitable nature, to be sure. but do you understand? this is a book of photographs of stuffed animals and other toys that have been loved and chewed up by dogs.

really?? and people pay money for this??

not yet, but they will.

why is this book awesome, isn't it just photos of trash, basically?? well, yeah, to the untrained eye. but when you see these adorable stuffed animals still smiling through
Rebecca McNutt
Apr 28, 2015 Rebecca McNutt rated it liked it
Odd book but rather funny, even artistic at times, with well-detailed photographs and hilariously-written text included.
Oct 04, 2011 Nicole rated it really liked it
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i liked the quirky, creative nature of this book. i identified stuffed animals that i have had. This book made me feel better about the Raggedy Ann made by my grandmother and chewed by my dog. Raggedy Ann belongs to a unique hall of fame. While i loved the concept, in actuality it is quite tragic. it filled me with a melancholy.
Mar 02, 2016 Kellie rated it liked it
I enjoyed this book. I laughed a lot at the poor, torn, chewed-up toys because my dog would tear his up the same way. The little toys must know they are loved to have such damage! I would have preferred if the stories with some of the pictures were more about the pet that loved and chewed the toy, rather than fictionalized stories.
Apr 07, 2012 Gregory rated it liked it
Delightful, er actually disturbingly delightful pictures of stuffed animals that have been maimed, blinded, and dismembered all in the name of Dog E. and Kett eh lovin'.

Also the first book that I've ever seen which had a recipe for fried squirrel.
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Mar 24, 2012 Rexanna Ipock-Brown rated it really liked it
Part picture, part poetry, and part prose, this book is a collection of dog and cat toys that have been chewed. Sometimes there was a story about the toy and sometimes the picture told the whole story. This was a quick Sunday afternoon read that made me see my dog's toys in a whole new light.
Sep 01, 2013 Heather rated it liked it
Shelves: read-in-2013
I bought this last year for my husband as a Father's Day gift from our three Labs. One of them chewed it. Oh, the irony!
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