Boris – Working Cocker Spaniel
Breed: Working Cocker Spaniel
More information about this dog
Boris is a stunning Working Cocker Spaniel male with a natural untrimmed flowing coat. He is large at 20 kgs but with a lean & muscular build. His black coat is very shiny with a small white marking on his chest.
Pet Acting / Modelling Ability
Boris has an excellent temperament; a very confident & outgoing dog with a happy-go-lucky character. As part of Boris’ puppy skills training programme, he was introduced to several farm animals Llamas, sheep, cows, chickens & horses so is calm collected around them to the point of ignoring them after an initial look.
Boris is clicker trained using Positive Reinforcement, shaping & treats. He is intelligent & loves to learn new tricks & generally picks things up really quickly. He has both his Bronze & Silver Kennel Club Good Citizen awards & is currently working towards his Gold award, he is also a fully qualified Assistance Dog with Canine Generated Independence & does several tasks around the house to help out, picking up & handing various dropped items, emptying the tumble dryer, closing doors & fetching items.
This Working Cocker Spaniel knows many tricks, as well as all of the basic commands & he, can work at a distance.
This fun loving action dog adores water, muddy puddles & especially enjoys swimming. He gets on with all dogs he meets; he ignores cats, rabbits & other animals & makes no effort to chase them when off lead.
Hide his face behind something whilst standing on hind paws
Going around items at a distance
Send away to a marker
Emergency stop into down
Search for items
Close doors with nose
…to name but a few
Boris’ handler can train him new skills for a specific brief with notice.
In all Boris is a suitable pet talent for most roles requiring talent.