Tartok’s Tricks

You may remember The Herd’s cousin Tartok from the Slumber Party or from hanging out in the Jeep or even from the dog park (sorry, that video was taken back before I had learned a lot about how to get clearer videos).  But he has taken his talent to new heights by actually learning tricks.

First up, the shake:

Then, lay down.  Can you tell he is starting to get bored with showing off his tricks?

And then we had him repeat shake.  The interest was definitely waning:

After all of that effort, at least he deserves a belly rub:

Tartok Belly Rub

Exhausting work.  Tartok says good night:

Tartok Asleep


  1. Steve and Kat on October 8, 2008 at 2:26 pm

    Wow! Working hard! Great job.


  2. Thor and Marco Polo on October 5, 2008 at 6:30 pm


    Your cousin is quite beautiful and so talented too! We agree – How many times do our humans expect us to do the same trick over and over! We see no point!

    Thor and Marco Polo

  3. The Army of Four on October 5, 2008 at 10:09 am

    Ooooh, yes! I definitely think he’d had his fill of performing after the first “shake”! 🙂 He is reallllllllllllllllllllllly handsome!

  4. Khyra on October 5, 2008 at 9:41 am

    My favourite Tartok trikhk is where he humours that humans –

    Oh wait, that was ALL of them!

    BTW, nice studmuffin shot!


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