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Dog and owner get into PAWfect shape with joint workout regimen

United States, Silicon Valley
January 31, 2020 at 14:35 GMT +00:00 · Published

Tesla, a mini Aussie dog has been trained since a young age to work out at a gym with her owner, Timi Kosztin. The sporty duo were seen doing a series of pushups, jumps and rolls together, among other exercises, at a gym in Silicon Valley on Thursday.

''I think that everyone should definitely invest in doing trick training, different dogs have different shapes and sizes. They'll have different ability levels but doing something like agility is a great way to get started because you will have a coach, they will teach you how to notice your dog's body and teach your dog for example rear-end awareness, front-end awareness, knowing where their paws are and teach you to do a lot of these types of equipment and obstacles safely," explained Timi.

She added, ''the first thing I taught her was when she was eight weeks old she learned how to sit, lay down, high-five and jump. I have a cute video of her as a three pound puppy doing these tricks in the first week we got her.''

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Tesla, a mini Aussie dog has been trained since a young age to work out at a gym with her owner, Timi Kosztin. The sporty duo were seen doing a series of pushups, jumps and rolls together, among other exercises, at a gym in Silicon Valley on Thursday.

''I think that everyone should definitely invest in doing trick training, different dogs have different shapes and sizes. They'll have different ability levels but doing something like agility is a great way to get started because you will have a coach, they will teach you how to notice your dog's body and teach your dog for example rear-end awareness, front-end awareness, knowing where their paws are and teach you to do a lot of these types of equipment and obstacles safely," explained Timi.

She added, ''the first thing I taught her was when she was eight weeks old she learned how to sit, lay down, high-five and jump. I have a cute video of her as a three pound puppy doing these tricks in the first week we got her.''

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