The Slow Feeding Lick Pad is designed as a tasty boredom busters for your dog. They allow a medical free way to promote calm behavior in your pet while home alone or during stressful times, such as storms. Repetitive licking is soothing for your pet and releases calming endorphins into the body. Licking also enhances the sense of taste, allowing pets to enjoy just a small amount of food over extended period of time. Increased saliva production from licking can aid digestion. The Slow Feeding Lick Pad is perfect for treats like soft yogurt or sticky peanut butter. Freeze treats or drinks in hot or humid temperatures to create refreshing, longer lasting entertainment!