Sundance knows over 300 trained behaviors, including
all basic obedience.
He is involved in agility, disc, and dock diving.
Some of his Advanced Behaviors include:
handstand, left/right directional cues, walk backwards,
go to a mark, nose target, front and back paw target, freeze
in position, cover face with paw, hug a leg, hold object
with front paws, take and place object where directed, tug
pants/sleeve, hold anything including food, play dead on
side or back, jump rope, cross paws, hand signals + distance
work, and hundreds more tricks!
He will work in all environments. He can work with or around
other dogs, adults, and kids.
He will ignore horses.
He has not worked around cats or small animals and is very
curious about them, but has a strong leave it and acclimates
Sundance has no fears of new places, equipment, noises,
etc., and is very happy to work and try new things.
He learns very quickly and can be taught standard behaviors
in 5-10 minutes.
He will happily repeat behaviors to get the perfect shot.
In addition to studio work, Sundance performs trick and
freestyle demonstrations at pet events.