One of the best dog toys I’ve ever found is the Treatstik. I got the small one when Miles was a puppy, and we’ve been big fans ever since. The toy is basic looking, but don’t be fooled by its unassuming appearance. The top easily twists off so that you can load treats inside. Most stuffable toys are difficult to clean, or are too easy or difficult for Miles to get treats out of. The Treakstik is very durable, and is the perfect level of challenge and reward. It can be used indoors or outdoors, and is very easily sterilized in the dishwasher. The hole is big enough to let little crumbs through, so it isn’t going to take too big of a dent out of your dog’s appetite or your treat stash. You can mix little bits of a special treat with little bits of a less exciting treat to keep your dog busy and healthy. Today Miles enjoyed some crushed up liver brownie in his large Treatstik outside after his bath.
Emma Kesler, CDBC, CPDT-KA is an award winning certified Dog Behavior Consultant and Dog Trainer who specializes in terrier behavior. Emma has worked exclusively with terriers and their people across the world for a decade, and shares her life with her Welsh Terrier copilot Miles.
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