This puzzle contains two games in one - you can easily choose which puzzle to play by turning it over. In “Mandala” (difficulty level 2 paws) straight and curved tracks which guide the “hats” where treats are hidden are placed symmetrically, while in “Star” they form the shape of a star. The game trains dog’s dexterity and concentration skills while boosting their natural instincts of curiosity, drive to play and sense of smell. We recommend this game for the beginners in field of intelligent games activities for your pet.
According to dog’s behaviorists 10 minutes of mental stimulation with employment of interactive game equivalents to 1 hour of physical exercise. This is especially important for the dogs living in large cities where long walks are difficult and impossible , senior dogs with ailments that do not allow them for prolong outings and those living in cold climates, where going outside can put animal’s health at risk.
All our games and puzzles are made from certified wood covered with water-based varnish that is not harmful to humans and animals. Please keep the game dry and free of water exposure, as the wooden pieces may swell otherwise. Use only dry treats for playing with our games
How To Play
- Hide your dog’s favorite treat under “cylinders” and “hats” and then place them in the tracks. Make sure your dog sees you placing the treats inside of the puzzle pieces.
- Encourage verbally the dog to start the search or if necessary show them the treat hidden under the “cylinder” and “hat”.
- The treat will be found under the “cylinder” any knocking it down with a paw or a nose and in case of the “hat” by moving it in its track to the position where the “hat” can be lifted revealing the treat.
- Don’t forget to praise your dog every time he finds a treat.