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Meet Connell!

Miniature Dachshund
Ireland, Cork

Introducing Connell the small but mighty Miniature Dachshund for hire. The Dachshund breed has become a firm favourite family breed and thus a popular choice in advertising and marketing.

Connell is a well socialised with people of all ages. This sociable little chap loves people including children and is confident meeting new people. Connell will happily work for others with no issues.

With great basic training, Connell the animal extra has all basic commands and more. He can perform a rage of skills from a distance to hand and voice signals.

With handsome good looks and a skill set to match, Connell is a suitable dog talent working alongside other dogs with no issues. He will also happily wear pet clothing and accessories and is very accustomed to posing for photos etc.

Overall, Connell the top dog talent is a suitable film dog for a range of media roles. Ideal for stills and moving image.


Training checklist:
- Act guilty
- Animal-friendly
- Back up
- Balance item on head
- Balancing objects
- Beg
- Can be placed in position
- Can work outdoors
- Catch a treat
- Catch an item
- Child-friendly
- Climb
- Come
- Cover eyes/Act shy
- Dog-friendly
- Down
- Eat/drink in new environment
- Facial expressions
- Figure eight
- Follow a target
- Food motivated
- Give paw
- Go under/through
- Happy to be handled
- Harness/lead trained
- High five
- High ten
- Hold pose
- Jump into an object
- Jump into/out of a car boot
- Jump through hoop
- Jump up/on/over an object
- Kiss
- Leave item
- Leg hurdle
- Lie down
- Look at me
- Meet and greet
- Paw to feet
- Paws up on object
- People-friendly
- Positional work
- Product placement
- Pull object
- Quiet
- Raise paw
- Recall
- Reverse
- Ring a bell
- Rollover
- Run into arms
- Scent work
- Sit
- Sit on platform
- Sit pretty
- Spin/Twist
- Spin (left/right)
- Stand
- Stand on hind legs
- Stay
- Travels well
- Walk backwards
- Walk on human's feet
- Walk to heel
- Wear a muzzle
- Wear glasses
- Wears pet clothing + accessories
- Weave
- Will wear a GoPro
- Wipe feet
- Work from a distance
- Works with props

Connell has collaborated with Doodle Bags as a pet influencer for a social media campaign.

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