Exercise gives your dog an outlet for their natural drive to chase, grab, tug and run. Tether Tug provides hours of engaging, interactive play while discouraging bad behaviors such as destructive chewing, excessive barking and leash pulling. In the backyard, it can help prevent behaviors such as digging, fence fighting and escaping simply by giving your dog something better to do. Tether Tug’s flexible pole allows for 360 degree spinning and rotating that keeps your dog guessing. It’s more than just a tug toy, it’s a full-body and brain workout. Tether Tug’s sturdy, in-ground base is made to stand up to even the toughest tuggers.