Tag: Pets
How to take care of birds with Little Live Pets
September 9, 2015  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Living with a pet provides kids with innumerable benefits: it helps them become more responsible, it teaches them to express their emotions and it encourages them to get some exercise too. But you might think they´re not entirely ready to have a pet at home. If this is your case, we´re going to offer you the best solution: make them practice and get ready to have a pet with a toy. And what better toy than a Little Live Pet? Little Live Pets are cute talking birds that look like real ones. They sing and whistle when you  stroke their necks and your children will be able to have them repeat up to 30 sounds. Kids can also record some words of their choice to teach their birds to repeat after them. There are 6 different models to choose from. And you know what the best thing about these toys is? With the Best Interactive Toy of the Year 2015, your kids will learn how to take care of a bird and get them to discover more about them. Who knows, they might want to go bird watching this fall.

Interview with Barriguitas Pet Look
August 20, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

Did you know that Barriguitas was inspired by a real 4 year old? And that the entire Barriguitas family helps kids learn by pretend-playing? Role-playing is an excellent tool for their healthy development and one, which helps them, improve their language and creativity skills as well as cultivate their Independence and their very own personality. By playing with Barriguitas, they´ll be practising their motor skills and coordination too. Here, at The Toy Blog, we´ve had the chance to talk to Barriguitas. She gives us the run down on what kids will learn with the Barriguitas Pet Look.

Barriguitas teaches kids to take care of their pets
July 15, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

The majority of children will promise you anything in exchange for having a pet. But when it finally arrives and the newness wears off, kids tend to neglect their “new best friend.” Barriguitas Child and Pet knows a lot about this from experience. Her own daughter acted this way when her dog Blanca got home. So, how did Barriguitas solve it? We asked her and this is what she said: “Organization, participation and communication between parents and children is crucial so the entire family can enjoy their new pet.“ After listening to Barriguitas, we asked for some more advice. Barriguitas dog, Barriguitas cat and Barriguitas bunny, also participated in the conversation.

Little Live Pets: Best Interactive Toy of the Year
April 10, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

The moment they discover them, your kids will go crazy with excitement! The new Little Live Pets sing, whistle and respond when the little ones caress them. And the more they play with them, the happier these little birds become. Besides, Little Live Pets record your children´s voice and repeat what they´ve said. With a bird voice, that is. They are ideal for children to play with and to learn new skills. Here goes one more fact: Little Live Pets won the Best Interactive Toy at this year´s London Toy Industry Awards.

Mommy, I want a dog!
February 20, 2014  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

If there is something almost all children have in common is their love for pets. Especially dogs and if they´re puppies, even better. If your child has been asking you for one but you´re not sure, don´t worry. You´re not the only one. In order to help you make such an important decision, here are some pros and cons of having a dog.