Snuffle Mat Updated on: March 18th, 2019

a snuffle mat is considered an interactive feeder toy that encourages a dog to forage for food

why we feed

dogs are natural foragers with an incredibly powerful sense of smell. these mats are great to put these tools to use to tire them out by providing mental stimulation.

how to feed

snuffle mats are generally strips of fleece tied into a mat with holes to mimic tall grass. The dog uses their nose to locate the food and pushes the fleece aside. Snuffle mats can also have folds, flaps, pockets, rolls and come in various shapes and sizes like bowls, ropes, and more!

Additional info

fleece is a popular option because it is easy to acquire and wash but mats can use different materials such as polyester felt, paper, artificial plants, and more!