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Teaching a Dumb Dog New Tricks

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Teaching a Dumb Dog New Tricks

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Commentator Daniel Pinkwater stubbornly tries to teach his dog, Maxine, to obey a few basic commands. The dog seems to grasp the concepts, but is so excited by her own understanding that she keeps running back and forth to her owner to proudly confirm she's doing the right thing.