Buster Activity Mat Starter Set

Code: TRLBSK0020
RRP: £39.99 Our Price: £34.95

Buster Activity Mat Starter Set

Contains 35 press studs placed 10cm apart. Different tasks can be attached to the mat, most of them with varying levels of difficulty depending on if the tasks are folded or left open. The mat fits a different range of tasks, depending on the size of the individual task. The starter set contains three activities - envelope, water lilly and cone cloth. Other complementary activities can be purchased separately.

Good to know

• Dogs are different. Some dogs choose to use their paws a lot, others use their snout. Accept the way your dog chooses to solve the tasks

• It is important that the dog is experiencing success when working with the ActivityMat. Give the dog the help it needs, without taking the initiative from it

• If the dog does not know what to do, it is a good idea to give it a treat just for touching the ActivityMat or the task

• If the dog is too eager, it might be a good idea to let it eat first. However, if it is less interested, it might be an advantage that it is hungry when it is presented to the ActivityMat – choose what feels right for your dog

• Remember that the process is most important and not how fast the dogs solves the tasks

• The dog must not be left unattended with the ActivityMat

Useful tips

• Use a start command when the dog is about to work with the ActivityMat

• Let, at first, the dog see that you put treats in the activities

• Avoid over-stimulation, work max. 15 minutes at a time, but preferably several times a day

• Always finish the work with thte activity mat while the dos is successful.

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