Durable plush dog toy made with multiple layers of material, and multiple rows of stitching. The seams of the toy are covered with an additional layer of material and flipped to the inside of the toy for added durability. The top of the toy is cross stitched, and the squeaker is sewn into a safety pocket for added safety. It's machine washable and it floats. Each toy has "Tuff Scale" rating that tells you how durable each toy is based on it's individual shape, and our consumer feedback.