The Nina Ottoson smart puppy puzzles are multifunctional. They are categorized from Basic to Advanced level stimulating physical, mental, and sensory development.
How to Play:
This product has 7 compartments for Hide & Slide. Place treats in cylindrical blocks and compartments in the base. Rotate flippers to cover/hide treats. Place the puzzle on the floor or hard surface so it will be easy for your puppy to rotate flippers and slide blocks. Initially teach your puppy with the help of prompts they are super smart and can learn easily by observing.
Training with puzzle:
The Nina Ottoson Hide & Slide is a level 2 puzzle for puppies. These are fun brain games which engage your puppies and train them for functional play with the toys. Hide and Slide train puppies on double command following e.g. push and slide enhancing working memory.
Functional play in puppies/dogs refers to play behaviours that serve a specific purpose or function beyond just entertainment. It often involves actions that facilitate real life activities or behaviours that are essential for their development. This product will facilitate learning of:
- Paw/eye coordination
- Slow feeding
- Help control destructive behaviour (chewing and digging)
Easy to clean:
To wash Smart Puppy puzzles, simply remove all the treats/food and hand wash with multi-purpose cleaner or warm soapy water. Rinse, dry and use again.