Dog games are a great way to keep your furry friend entertained and to stimulate their mind. This is a great game that puts their keen sense of smell to use. Your pooch will love it, especially since there’s a treat at the end of it! It’s a perfect game to play anytime, it only requires a few materials, all of which you probably already have around your home. This muffin tin dog treat game is a fun and entertaining activity to play with your dog. This clever little dog game takes only a minute to set up and costs almost nothing at all.
Materials needed for this DIY dog game:
- Muffin tin
- Dog treats
- 12 Tennis balls
Directions to setting up the muffin tin dog game:
Step 1: Break your treats into a few small pieces and place a couple of them in the muffin tin.
Step 2: Hide the treats – Place your tennis balls in the muffin cups to cover the treats and hide them from sight.
Step 3: Let your dog sniff it out! Place the muffin in in front of your dog and he will start to sniff around and discover yummy treats when he figures out how to knock the balls out of the muffin tin.
Looking for more DIY Pet ideas?
Check out my T-shirt Ball & Tug Toy Tutorial as well! This tutorial utilizes an old t-shirt and tennis ball to make a fun tug and fetch toy for your furry friend.