Is your dog ball obsessed?
Ball obsessed dogs might hyperfocus on their toy, give frantic or frenetic behaviour like spinning or barking to try to get it, or go into almost a trance at the sight of their toys. They might struggle to listen, or eat treats when the toy is there, or move mountains to try to get it.
Toy obsession can be problematic for your dog, and it can also be really annoying and stressful.
Here are three tips to help you manage this frustrating behaviour problem
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