7th Generation Ty Beanie Babies Tush Tags are a drastic difference from previous generations of tags. As the popularity of Beanie Babies grew, so did the amount of counterfeits that hit the market. To combat this, Ty released these holographic tush tags in 1999.
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If you look closely at the back of the tag you will see a faint Ty Logo that looks like a watermark. If you apply heat to the tag, that logo will actually disappear. This was again used to protect against counterfeit Beanie Babies.
The date printed on the back is always the year 1999.
5th Generation Hang Tag Beanie Babies can have 7th Generation Tush Tags.
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