Breed: Parson Russell Terrier
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Smurf is a 7 year old, Parson Russell Terrier. He is an exceptionally talented Canine Actor with lots of TV experience. Smurf can turn his paw to literally anything & is ideal for the more complex roles. He excels at training new tasks in short time frames for film & TV and can act out scenes with precision; being able to work on cue independently. If you need a dog to grab a beer from the fridge & close the door, even wrap tinsel around a Christmas tree, or fake wee – he’s the lad for the job. Alternatively Smurf can grab something from an actor & pretend to run away – or take an object gently such as pull a sock off someone’s foot – or even give an item to the actor, such as a rose.
Smurf is trained by his owner to a very high level & can work to hand signals for film work, whilst handler is 15 feet away from him. Smurf is excellent with people & children; he has worked with both adult actors & children.
Smurf filmed the NPower national campaign with Peter Andre, the Aldi Christmas TV commercial & most recently has also won the Lotto Talent Master Class competition, where Smurf performed at this years Britain’s Got Talent 2016. He filmed with Diane Keaton & Brendan Gleeson in Hamstead – new movie due for release soon.
Smurf is a Guinness world record holder as being the first dog to perform the most tricks in one minute!
Smurf does require space around other dogs. Please check out his profile videos to see Smurf in action. He is ideal animal actor for any given role including the most complex of skills requiring expert talent.