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Old 08-20-2018, 01:09 PM
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I would also highly recommend looking into a snuffle mat (Ta Da or feeding him outside in the grass.

"Foraging" is quite a good exercise for dogs, really encourages them to use their nose and provides them with some good enrichment.

Alternatively, look at the bowl he is eating out of, there could be something about the bowl that is bothering him. Is the kibble an appropriate size for him? Sometimes if pieces are too big, they will take them away to crunch them rather than standing over the bowl.
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