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Old 19th September 2008, 12:34 PM
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Champ and I haven't gotten very far in the tricks/commands department but his commands are...

sit
stay
come
down
over (jump a bar)

and his one and only trick is hide and seek. I hide a toy while he is in a sit-stay in the living room, and he goes and finds it when I release him. He's really good and can find it all over one level. Next I'll start moving the toy up or downstairs.

Oh, he also plays catch where we throw the ball and he catches it.

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Old 19th September 2008, 03:24 PM
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Let's see, both mine can:
Sit
Down
Stay
Shake
Kiss (this is not a lick, it is a pucker kiss!)
Come love (they come and lay their head in my lap)
Go get in your own bed (they don't like that one)
and Buster can open the sliding glass door to let them back in the house
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Old 19th September 2008, 03:32 PM
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Yay tricks!

Hurricane can:

sit
down
stay (we are working on length... if we are in sight he will stay upwards of 20 min, out of sight we have it up to about 5 lol)
shake/hi 5 (really the same trick, just a variation)
bark (we didn't teach him "speak" for some strange reason, we always used "bark" instead... oh well)
roll over
stand (up on his two hind legs without bracing himself)
walk (on his two hind legs!)
up (up with paws on chest)
beg (I call it the gopher pose... from a sit he picks his front paws up and "begs")
fetch (we use the command "get it")
go _ (can send him to any spot I can point at... like the couch, the bed, the corner, etc)
Go to bed (get in his crate... he hates this one and acts like its the end of the world )
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Old 19th September 2008, 03:48 PM
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My guy can do the following regular obedience stuff like:
sit
down
stay
front
come to heel
heel
eliminate on command
load up (load into the back of the car)
table (climb on scale or table)
drop it
take
hold
get that (retrieve)
kennel (go to crate)

For tricks he knows:
High 5
left paw raise
right paw raise
spin clockwise
spin counter clockwise
roll over
send over a jump
weave between my legs
walk backwards
walk with me straddling him
run thru my legs both directions
sing (yodeling howl)

There might be a few more, but I can't think of them. He's a smarty, my guy is!

 
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Old 19th September 2008, 06:33 PM
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Bruiser can:
Sit
stay
down
roll over
twirl
up(on his hind legs)
crawl
speak
shake
Hi5
kiss

Kona is only 4 months, she can sit, down and up
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Old 20th September 2008, 08:38 PM
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How did you teach Hi ten?

Puckered kiss? really? That's different how'd you manage that one?

 
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Old 20th September 2008, 10:08 PM
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Creek:
sit
shake
switch (shakes with other paw)
down
roll over
"barbwire" (crawl)
speak (bark)
"tell me" (whines like a nut)
hugs (puts front paws on your shoulders and rests her head on one shoulder)
kisses (licks your face with paws still up on shoulders) (she can alternate between "hugs" and "kisses")
Hi 5
Hi 10 (when she's laying on her back)


Caney:
sit
shake
switch (shakes with other paw)
down
roll over (which she HATES btw, and will usually bark her head off before giving in to)
speak (barks)
"tell me" (tosses her head back and woo-woo's)
up (stands on her back legs and rests front paws on me to hold her up)

And another one we're working on with Caney which is just A-D-O-R-A-B-L-E: BF is a Georgia Bulldogs fan, and has been watching the games every weekend this season. BF says "Gooooooo Dawgs! Sic 'em!" and Caney goes "Wooowoowooowooooo!" It is SO cute I'll have to get it on video sometime.... it's been hard to catch because the only time BF gets that excited is during the games, and Caney really feeds off his excitement It gets her woo-ing!
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Old 21st September 2008, 05:33 PM
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Fun tricks --

At 7 months, Bridgette does just the "basics" of sit, down, come, etc. But my favorite is how she plays with cat toys that have pull strings for vibration. She holds the toys with her paws and pulls on the strings herself!

 
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Old 22nd September 2008, 06:06 AM
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Alice is a bit over 3 months old. She's soo smart already! She can sit, lay down, shake with both paws, speak (sometimes...), stay, and I've been trying a new one, getting her to spin around in place when you move your hand in a circle. She's coming along though!

 
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Old 22nd September 2008, 01:13 PM
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We have never taught our dogs many tricks - but SuzyQ sits, stays, shakes - whatever hand you hold out she gives you that paw, lay down, get in your pillow bed (that is usually for crowd/riot control) that is about it. But she is trained to sit when you feed her until you tell her it is ok, same with going outdoors she must sit till we say it's ok (she knows these commands with hand signals only also). Since she has been an adult, our yard has not been fenced (she had a fenced in area when she was young) - she knows her boundaries (we live in the country and she has the run of approx. 1.5 acres) she won't chase a squirrel, dog, rabbit or anything else beyond where she is supposed to go. It's really funny when she chases our cat and he goes outside "her" area and she stops and just glares at him. We can walk across the street to the neighbors and she will sit in her yard and wait. When she walks on lead, she notices other dogs, or squirrels, but won't pull or lunge, I just tell her "never mind" and she just watches them. I had her in town with a large crowd of people a couple of weeks ago and she doesn't pay attention to other people, unless they come up and pet her. It is wonderful to have such a well trained girl to take with me and I can't take credit for her training, my hubby is very consistent and dedicated to training all our dogs like this - he has done a wonderful job.

 
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Old 23rd September 2008, 08:20 PM
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My nut Rocko he learned the basics early

sit
stay
down
leave it still a challenge at times


now he does
hi 5
spin
shake both paws
up/dance
hug
go to bed
take a bath
fetch get your rope, toy, ect.
in the truck



the new one we are trying to teach him is to read and i think he is starting to catch on to that one and we have only worked on it once or twice
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Old 24th September 2008, 11:28 AM
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Buster's 15 1/2 weeks old. He can do the following:

Sit
Down
Leave it
Give paw (either one, but preference is right)
Hug
Kiss (what Boxer can't do this?!!!)
Roll over
Crawl (the cutest thing you've ever seen!)
Sit pretty (both front paws up)

There's a couple more...but I'm drawing a blank.
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