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Old 08-14-2008, 02:40 PM
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He does this every morning for me. Normally he runs like a rocket to the paper but me holding the camera distracted him. We couldn't make eye contact like usual.

We go out, I have him sit and do a "critter check" to make sure no stray dogs or cats are in the yard and to make sure there aren't any people walking their dogs nearby. Just as a precaution. Then I tell him "get the paper" and he'll get it and bring it to me.

At the end of the video he's giving me the "well, why are we still standing here" look. Usually we'll go right up the steps and back in the house
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Old 08-14-2008, 02:47 PM
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That is SO cute.
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Old 08-14-2008, 02:48 PM
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Cute! Awesome. I don't think I really know any dogs that actually fetch the paper, or slippers anymore.
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Old 08-14-2008, 02:58 PM
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Dogs like " chores " !! Miss my paper fetchers !
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Old 08-14-2008, 02:59 PM
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Getting the paper is one of those original tricks..and I don't know ANY dogs (but yours) that actually does it! lol How cute!
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Old 08-14-2008, 03:01 PM
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lol i LOVE that look at the end
"stupid human, just standing outside..."

cool trick, i dont know any dogs that fetch paper or slippers either. Well, mine like to eat slippers, does that count?
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Old 08-14-2008, 03:01 PM
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That was great! I don't think I've EVER actually seen a dog get the paper... except of course on TV!
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Gunnar is such a good boy. : )

Gonzo used to get the paper at my Dad's house, but at our house the paper is always right by the door. I think he misses his morning chore. These workings dogs need their little jobs to stay sane.
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Dogs like " chores " !! Miss my paper fetchers !
Yes they do Grammy! It gives them one more area to please you.......and they really appreciate the chance to do that

That is very cute Dan, next video I expect to see him bring your pipe and slippers
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Old 08-16-2008, 08:34 AM
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Heck I can't even get Izzy to fetch a BALL, let alone a paper! LOL

That's pretty cool!
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