5 Easy Steps to Earning That Belly Rub
CHICAGO - Doggy life coach Bark McGrath recently shared tips and secrets to help get tummy rubs, that when used in moderation, will have a high success rate.
Yawning is one of the most underrated ways to earn a belly rub. Humans know how exhausting life can be, so a well-timed yawn can show just how hard you’ve been working.
2. Give Attention
Sit next to them. Lay on them. Lick their knees. Bring them your favorite toy and then rip it out of their hands. Make them feel like they matter.
3. Don’t Give Attention
What makes your human so special? Give them a subtle glance and pretend they aren’t there. Make them earn your love with a well-placed scratch.
4. Don’t Eat Their Food
They'll be so impressed with your restraint and patience, they'll for sure bring on the pets!
5. Eat Their Food
They pretend they hate it, but every human loves when their dog takes the initiative and feeds itself. Try to sneak in a bite or two of their food when they aren’t looking.
So there you have it! The secret formula! Good luck out there, friends!
Article by Ean Smith - @marcusdayhooray