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English translation: a cob to chew on...

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11:54 Aug 29, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Nagerkolben
Dazu noch Nagerkolben und das Tier hat sowohl eine schöne Knabberbeschäftigung als auch beste Voraussetzungen für gesunde Zähne und ein langes Leben.

I can explain this in a sentence but is there one word.
Claire
English translation:a cob to chew on...
Explanation:
I'd use a phrase like that to describe the term.

There is a product on the US market (see below, the site even includes a picture, and it's exactly what a Nagerkolben looks like), but that might be a bit too specific.

Sun Seed Crunchie Corny Cobbers
Popcorn on the cob for pets! Makes a great treat for rabbits, guinea pigs, gerbils, hamsters, parrots, cockatoos, macaws and other large hookbills. Can be popped in the microwave or eaten as is. Small animals should be fed this treat popped.
www.petfooddirect.com/store/dept.asp?dept_id=252
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 11:15
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Summary of answers provided
naa cob to chew on...Ulrike Lieder
narodents' cobs
Maya Jurt


  

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40 mins
rodents' cobs


Explanation:
Like Maiskolben - corn cobs

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 20:15
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 545
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2 hrs
a cob to chew on...


Explanation:
I'd use a phrase like that to describe the term.

There is a product on the US market (see below, the site even includes a picture, and it's exactly what a Nagerkolben looks like), but that might be a bit too specific.

Sun Seed Crunchie Corny Cobbers
Popcorn on the cob for pets! Makes a great treat for rabbits, guinea pigs, gerbils, hamsters, parrots, cockatoos, macaws and other large hookbills. Can be popped in the microwave or eaten as is. Small animals should be fed this treat popped.
www.petfooddirect.com/store/dept.asp?dept_id=252

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 11:15
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
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