Purchase toys with mixed-media components: wood, hardwoods, rope, untreated leather, high-impact plastics. The various materials will be destroyed at different rates, making the toy last longer.
Purchase foraging toys that take your bird time to figure out and chew through.
Purchase toys with replaceable parts. Fill rod-style toy holders with pre-cut toy parts.
Patronize companies that offer discounts to your bird club.
Watch magazines, newspapers and online ads for sales and coupons.