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What Parents Should Know About Webkinz Toys

by Barbara J. Feldman July 12, 2007

Webkinz toys are stuffed animals, and if you don’t know better, you will think the Webkinz craze is the same as the beanie baby craze. It’s not though; Webkinz are plush toys like the beanie babies, but they are also online games. When kids get a Webkinz pet, they also get a secret code number […]

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Need to Know: Webkinz Chat Rooms

by Barbara J. Feldman July 12, 2007

Today’s parents might be able to understand Webkinz by remembering the “Beanie Baby” or Cabbage Patch Kids. Beanie Babies and Cabbage Patch Kids were toy dolls that came with official “adoption papers” and, for whatever reason, kids went crazy for them. The same thing is happening with Webkinz. Webkinz are plush toy “pets” that come […]

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Pitfalls and Benefits of the Webkinz Craze

by Barbara J. Feldman July 12, 2007

Webkinz is the toy craze of the new millennia. What is a Webkinz? It is a stuffed animal that has a virtual life. New owners of a Webkinz go online, name their pet, and begin to care for it via an online game. The whole process is part playing with dolls and part video game, […]

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