Toys of the Eighties, Water Pets
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Plush dog, bear, and kitty that were made to take in the tub. Came out in the late 80's [maybe 88 or 89]. The commercial was in the tune of Lollipop [Water pets, water pets, oh wa wa water pets, water pets! boom boom boom boom!] and the bear was yellow with red and blue swim trunks, and the dog was blue.
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dubbayumm - August 26, 2007 - Report this comment
I had forgot about these. I loved that commercial
Lauren Gardner - October 16, 2007 - Report this comment
If there was a penguin of the water pets, I had one. I got it for my birthday one year. I had been wondering what the heck these things were called!
whitney - December 03, 2007 - Report this comment
oh, that abominable song! Almost 20 years later, and that song pops into my head-- "water pets/water pets/love getting water wet...they jump in the water/they don't need a boat/because water pets love to float!" Ugh.
Sarah - January 31, 2008 - Report this comment
This is one toy I CANNOT find pictures of online, and I NEVER see any listings on eBay. I had the red dog.. I loved him. Probably one of my all time favorite toys.
Caryn - April 02, 2008 - Report this comment
LOl i agree, i something am sitting doing nothing and BOOM the water pets song is in my head. I want on so bad =(
rochon - June 11, 2008 - Report this comment
I still have my water pet I have the dog
Stephanie - July 06, 2008 - Report this comment
I used to have a water pet when i was a kid i wish i still did for a collector's item
Nat - July 22, 2008 - Report this comment
Hey Rochon, Could you take a pic of your water pet and add it to the profile. Im not sure if its the water toy Im trying to find. Thanks
Steph - August 21, 2008 - Report this comment
I used to have a water pet. I was actually just watching an ancient VHS of The Great Harbor Rescue, which has a single water pets commercial. I was hoping to find at least an image online to explain to my boyfriend.
billy - August 26, 2008 - Report this comment
hi
lachele0806 - October 11, 2008 - Report this comment
i can't believe i found this site! i was trying to find a picture of them online and am so glad i found the commercial. apparently when they first came out i kept asking for one but my parents had no idea what i was saying, i guess it sounded something like "waddapet waddapet". Anyway they finally figured out what i was saying and got me the blue cat, i refound it and i submitted a picture i just took so hopefully it'll be up soon!
Tarren - October 18, 2008 - Report this comment
I had a water pet doggy and he was red with blue ears i think. i still remember the song! wish i could find a picture of him!
Raquel - October 22, 2008 - Report this comment
My 17 year old son still has and sleeps with his I wish I could find another my 6 and 3 year old always try to take it from him It is now see through
Lauren - October 31, 2008 - Report this comment
I have to know where I can buy one of these.. I can't find them even on Ebay!! Please help!!1
Jule - November 02, 2008 - Report this comment
I have an old VHS of the Great Harbor Rescue, and saw the commercial, and cried lmao. I want the red doggy, I ALWAYS DID as a kid and can NEVER FIND ONE >:( panda.poptart@yahoo.com EMAIL ME IF YOU FIND ONE D:
darrell - March 05, 2009 - Report this comment
if anyone comes across the puppy please contact me I had one and my dog destroyed it have always wanted to get a replacement but they stopped making these my email is Rquel125@yahoo.com thanks guys
Xina - August 13, 2009 - Report this comment
The new Dell commercials have the Lollipop song on them and I've had it stuck in my head for weeks... then I started getting the lines "they jump in the water/they don't need a boat/because water pets love to float!" instead of the correct lines. It's been driving me crazy that there was a commercial I remembered and I couldn't be sure if "water pets" was the correct name so I had to look it up. I can't believe I remembered something like that twenty years later. I don't even think I had one, just wanted one.
Sara - August 21, 2009 - Report this comment
I had a waterpet that was actually a pegasus pony. But it also changed color depending on if it was in hot water or cold water.
Christina - October 16, 2009 - Report this comment
My sister got a water pet in 1989 when I was 1 year old and I stole it from here. Now I am 21 and I still have it. He's a yellow bear that says "lifeguard" on his chest. I love him! He's all tattered and worn and dirty, but I love him. :)
justin-is-jrock - July 23, 2010 - Report this comment
Hello everyone. I am selling a water pet on ebay. Check it out. I did not know what it was until I saw this site. I have a picture up of it. Maybe you all can help me sell it.
lisa - March 24, 2014 - Report this comment
Where can I buy one

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