Looking for the inside scoop on the hottest toys of the holidays? Toy Insider Parent Charlene DeLoach stopped by NBC in Boston to show off some of the year’s most in-demand toys and gifts. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below, and for the complete rundown of the best toys of the holiday season, be sure to check our complete Toy Insider Holiday Gift Guide.
The super soft plush puppies show up on your doorstep with matted fur, dirty paws, boo boos and fleas
Care for your Rescue Runt using the included grooming kit: Use the tweezers to pluck out “fleas”, wipe their tears away and clean their dirty paws with the towel, and brush their messy fur with the brush
Remove their bandages, perk up their ears and make them smile to complete the transformation from ragged runt into perfect pet.
Write their name on the collar and adoption certificate to make the adoption official.
Rescue Runts’ messy fur, downturned ears, dirty paws, and bandages can be restored for repeat animal rescue play.
Bill Reese has been production director at The Toy Insider since 2014. A former editor at Playbill and graduate of SUNY–Purchase, he spends most weekends rooting for the New York Red Bulls pro soccer team and staring adoringly at his baby boy Jonah.
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