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Does anyone recognise this cat toy?

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Papergirl1968 Thu 31-Oct-19 22:49:47

Anyone know where this pink cat toy might have come from?
I always thought it was an elephant but on closer inspection it has whiskers so appears to be a mouse (not much difference, I know!).
It’s one of Socks’ favourites but the stuffing is coming out. I’ve just searched online but can’t find the same one. We’ve probably had it for four or five years since Matt was a kitten so it’s very possible it’s no longer sold.

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Papergirl1968 Mon 04-Nov-19 23:13:50

Bumping.
No-one?

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MrGsFancyNewVagina Mon 04-Nov-19 23:17:23

I’m afraid I’ve no idea, but can’t you just sew it up or sew a patch onto it. Plus I want to see a picture of Sock. grin

MrGsFancyNewVagina Mon 04-Nov-19 23:18:22

Is there a label attached with the maker’s name?

HappyHammy Mon 04-Nov-19 23:19:43

You can buy that stuffing in craft shops or just push it back in and stuff it with old wool and sew it up.

Papergirl1968 Mon 04-Nov-19 23:44:33

It’s coming apart in so many places i don’t think it's repairable. And if there was a label it’s now long gone. It was one of Matt’s so probably five years old.
Poor forlorn kitten has numerous other toys but that was a favourite.
Here she is!

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MrGsFancyNewVagina Tue 05-Nov-19 00:13:30

Oh she’s gorgeous. Like a little bat with those ears. Chances are she’ll not want the new one as it won’t taste and smell like the current one.

crazycatladi Tue 05-Nov-19 00:36:03

Have you tried going into ebay and searching by taking a photo of it?

Papergirl1968 Tue 05-Nov-19 10:18:01

That’s true about the smell and taste because she loved to bite it and wrestle with it.
Hadn’t thought of ebay though, will have a look.
She is a sweet little thing, long and thin, despite eating for England, the total opposite of my chunky tabby. And she’s quite timid whereas he’s very laid back and takes everything in his stride.

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Madcats Tue 05-Nov-19 14:20:48

Does that toy have velcro along the tummy? It looks like one of the Kong stuffable cat toys but I can't see a pink elephant/mouse.
www.kongcompany.com/cat/material/plush

One of my cats ADORED catnip and used to massacre this brand.

Papergirl1968 Tue 05-Nov-19 17:29:17

No, it didn’t have any Velcro on it but I just had a look on their site and was rather taken by the pink kitten cuddly toy!
Matt doesn’t like little toys now he’s a big boy of five but he has their Kickaroo and loves wrestling with it.

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PinkSparklyPussyCat Thu 07-Nov-19 11:20:15

I recognise it as Harry has it in brown and red. I'm now wracking my brains trying to think where I got them from. I'll let you know if it comes to me!

YetAnotherSpartacus Thu 07-Nov-19 11:24:06

Thing is, is it 'that toy' or 'any toy'? Won't she notice if her smelly, slobbered on 'Socks toy' is replaced by a new one? I sure would have done as a little un smile

Papergirl1968 Thu 07-Nov-19 16:28:29

Thanks, Pink.
Yes, that’s the risk, Spartacus!
A new one just wont taste or smell the same...

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