Trick FOR Treat! Tucker's Guide to Getting More Food from Your Parents
Woof, Hello there, fellow four-legged friends and food enthusiasts! It's me, Tucker, and today I'm here to share some of my most paw-some tricks on how to get extra nibbles from your loving pawrents. Now, I'm not advocating for overindulgence or sneaky behavior, but sometimes we just need a little extra treat, right? So, let's embark on this delicious adventure together.
Use Your Puppy Eyes:
Ah, the classic move that never fails! You know those irresistible, big, puppy-dog eyes that your humans can't resist? Use them to your advantage. When they're eating, approach them slowly and gaze at their plate longingly. Trust me; they'll be tempted to share a bite with you.
Subtle Tail Wagging:
Just like your eyes, your tail is a powerful communication tool. Gently wag your tail while sitting near your humans during mealtime. It will make you look so adorable and charming that they won't be able to resist slipping you a tidbit.
Practice the Sit-and-Stay Trick:
Training can go a long way when it comes to getting more treats. Master the "sit" and "stay" commands, and during mealtime, sit a little distance away from the dining table, being the well-behaved pooch you are. This will impress your humans and make them want to reward you.
Show Off Your Manners:
Good behavior goes a long way. Wait patiently to be offered your tasty treat and don't snatch it. Instead, sit and use your "gentle" command to gently take treats from their hands. This polite behavior will earn you more treats over time.
The Timely Nudge:
When you're feeling a bit peckish and you've noticed your humans have finished their meal, give them a gentle nudge. It's like saying, "Hey, I'm still here, and I'd love some leftovers!" Timing is key for this tactic.
Team Up with the Kids:
If there are tiny humans in the house, make them your allies. Kids often have soft spots for us, and they may sneak you some extra bites when the grown-ups aren't looking. Just be sure your timing is right so you don't get caught by mom & dad!
Pick your Spot:
Sometimes the best way to get a taste of your humans food is to be in the right place at the right time. Position yourself strategically during meal prep or when they're cooking, and they might "accidentally" drop a tasty morsel for you to enjoy.
Perform for the guests:
A great way to earn some extra treatos is to put on a show to the new guests in the house, I recommend excitedly greeting your new guests at the door which will prompt your humans to practice your "place" command. Immediately oblige so that said guests comment on your good behavior's, which will prompt the humans to reward you. Keep up this good behaviour and the treats will keep on coming!
Remember, it's important to maintain a healthy diet and not rely solely on sneaky tricks to get extra food. Treats should be given in moderation, and your humans know best when it comes to your dietary needs.
So there you have it, my furry friends! Use these tricks with love and charm to get those extra nibbles from your parents. A well-behaved and adorable pup like you deserves a tasty reward from time to time. I highly recommend that you check out TUKS TREATS (thats me!) if your looking to add some tasty, low fat, nutritious, single ingredient treats to your diet! Enjoy your Snacks, and may your bowls always be full of love and delicious treats! Woof woof! Tucker