TODAY viewers wrote in to tell us that "a dump truck can be used for all sorts of things." While the toy can obviously be used for dumping dirt, it also has a wide-range of practical uses. Toy dump trucks can be used to "give rides to someone in the back of it, as well as rides for dolls or the pet cat." You can "load it with toys to haul to the toy box for easy cleanup," "load it with goodies to be used as an Easter basket" and even use it as a "fun way to serve your kids a healthy plate of food by rolling it on over to them." Parents can also use the toy "as a seat when a break from playing is needed," and most importantly "have no worries about it breaking because it is built for play!"
As part of TODAY's Ultimate Toy Bracket, we're pitting audience-nominated toys against one another in the hopes of finding one toy to rule them all. Here's what TODAY fans had to say about toy dump trucks!
Need help hauling a big load while helping save the planet? The Green Toys Dump Truck is ready to get working. Made from 100% recycled plastic milk containers, this really is the most energy efficient vehicle on this or any planet. The super cool
eco-design has a workable dumper and no metal axles. No BPA, PVC or phthalates. Packaged using only recycled and recyclable materials.
The eco-friendly Green Toys Dump Truck is a classic toy truck that kids from every generation enjoy. Ready to haul whatever your child desires, the Green Toys Dump Truck has...