Dogs Around The World Are Having Their Patience Tested In Viral “Temptation Challenge”

Practicing self-control around tasty treats is hard for all of us, but especially children and dogs.

The newest social media craze known as the ‘Temptation Challenge’ has many parents testing not only their children but their beloved dogs’ patience as well.

People around the world are taking part in the challenge as a welcomed distraction from the global pandemic. Since most dogs are food-motivated this challenge is perfect for them.

The challenge asks parents to place a tasty treat in front of their dog and then tell them to wait to eat it. With the camera still recording, they leave the room to see if obedience or self-indulgence will prevail.

The parents briefly leave the area and then return to see if their dog ate the treat or waited for the go-ahead command. There are countless videos of dogs passing with flying colors and others that are epic fails.

Good Dogs

Patience is overrated…

Ultimate Challenge:

One mom performed the ultimate challenge by tempting her young daughter and her dachshund. Both were presented with a bowl of treats and then Mom left the room. At first, things appeared to be going well but when the little girl left the couch – the adorable pup couldn’t resist his treats.

What would your dog do? Give it a try and post in the comments if your dog passed or failed.

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Andrea Powell is an animal enthusiast who resides in West Michigan. When not writing, she is exploring the great outdoors with her dogs and horses.
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