Wooden Toys with Paint?

Go down

Wooden Toys with Paint?

Post by Plazmotech on Sun 15 Jan 2017, 3:37 am

I just got two female mice a couple days ago. I bought them a CritterTrail cage. I know, bad company, and the cages tend to be small. But I do intend to buy trails that will lead them to a larger habitat over the course of the next month. Plus, I don't mind the cost. For their habitat, I got them a nice, arched wooden house, applewood check sticks, and this one cool toy. The toy in question has a few wooden rods, with some lose wooden pegs holding it together. Each wooden stick thing is colored differently, and inside this "cage" of wood is a ball. One of my mice has taken a liking to this toy, and she is so smart she's figured out how to pull the little pegs out of the toy and take it apart. She then likes to chew on these pegs, while my other mouse seems to like chewing on her house, and the applewood chew sticks more. The issue is, I'm not sure if Nibbles is going to have health complications from chewing the painted toy! Thanks!

Plazmotech
Full Member
Full Member

Join date : 2017-01-15
Posts : 60
Likes : 1

Psychedelic

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Wooden Toys with Paint?

Post by AnonymousMouseOwner on Sun 15 Jan 2017, 4:21 am

Generally the dyes used in toys and bedding for animals are high grade dyes used in products for humans, like napkins - or vegetable based dyes - both of which are safe. So I wouldn't be too concerned about the dyes as long as the toy was made for small pets.

Does it happen to be this toy? - http://www.drsfostersmith.com/product/prod_display.cfm?pcatid=14549

If so, the dye used in that toy is vegetable based, so it isn't harmful.

_________________




Angel Remembering: Violet, Snow, Holly, Lilac, Clover, Petal, Cotton, Sugar, Autumn, Willow, Blossom, and Daisy
avatar
AnonymousMouseOwner
Hero Member
Hero Member

Join date : 2016-06-13
Posts : 1815
Likes : 501

Creative
1st Place -- December 2016

View user profile https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIep-VOhEjeTsilL7Sk2fFQ

Back to top Go down

Re: Wooden Toys with Paint?

Post by Plazmotech on Sun 15 Jan 2017, 4:25 am

Thanks! That is the exact toy. I'm glad my description was accurate haha

_________________
Five lil girls -- Pebble, Poppy, Gandalf, and the Two Blue Wizards, Periwinkle and Mist! RIP Snoopy and Pebbles. We miss you <3

Plazmotech
Full Member
Full Member

Join date : 2017-01-15
Posts : 60
Likes : 1

Psychedelic

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Wooden Toys with Paint?

Post by CallaLily on Sun 15 Jan 2017, 7:58 am

My last group of girls loved that toy! Had it apart in a few hours, chewed up all the little sticks very quickly. I should pick one up for this group to try. Ear wiggle

_________________
currently without meece but always remembering:
Cheeseburger, Bacon, Twix, Hashbrown, Daryl,
Celyn, Rina, Seren, Hazel, Arsinoe, Tilda, & Eulyn

Gerbils: Oghren & Merin / Jeffrey, Geoffrey, & Jeffri /
Hamlet & Horatio / Emrys, Cream, & Hershey / 
Bill & Frances   Hearts  Hamster: Daydream
avatar
CallaLily
Hero Member
Hero Member

Join date : 2016-04-03
Posts : 3652
Likes : 1021

Aquarius Spooky

View user profile https://www.instagram.com/suz_eliz/

Back to top Go down

Re: Wooden Toys with Paint?

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum