We told you this was coming, and we know you can't wait any longer! Congratulations goes out to our pal 'Gauis,' the first-ever Dachshund to win a trick title. Way to go Gauis! Not only is he handsome, he's smart! Thanks to his human Elizabeth Kost for writing in with the big news:
Hi Joey and Maggie,
First off, it's so great to hear that Joey is feeling better, he was in our thoughts.
Secondly, I have some dachshund news for you!
Kyra Sundance world-acclaimed Stunt Dog Show performer, celebrity dog trainer, and internationally bestselling author has created a first of its kind, wonderful program of trick dog titles. As your dog learns tricks at different skill levels you earn titles. Well Gauis Baltar (Our little dapple puppy from Play?) has not only become the first Dachshund ever to earn a trick title, but he's has gone all the way to expert, the highest level! Here is the montage of all the tricks he had to learn to earn his title. It includes such tricks as 'get me a drink out of the fridge.' Gauis is representing for Dachshund kind, and showing that Doxies can do anything big dogs can do!
Make sure and keep up with Gauis at his training blog: Untrainable Dachshund
Gauis reading his favorite 101 Dog Tricks Book