So now you have seen Britain Got Talent you are of course wondering – ‘Could my dog ever dance like Pudsey?’ The answer is Yes. Here are a few tips of how to get there:
- It take a special dog to dance like Pudsey. A dog who is driven and motivated to perform. The best performers are dogs which are strongly motivated by food or attention.
- Start out by practising basic components of the routine: sitting on command is a good start. Getting up on back legs. coming to you and sitting down, etc. Work on a system of commands to seamlessly go from one component into another.
- Pudsey is not ‘musical’: musical ability has nothing to do with it. He just performs pre-learned steps seamlessly by responding to his owner. You can do the same with your dog.
- Start small. Don’t expect too much at first. Will practice and perseverance your dog can dance like Pudsey.