Dog Whisperer: Trainer Walks Pack Of Dogs Without A Leash
COMM: Leader of the pack became an internet
star after uploading this video of himself
walking unleashed dogs through a quiet town,
showing an amazing bond with his animals.
COMM: But today he’s raising the stakes by
attempting to repeat the feat on the busy
COMM: Augusto Deoliveira grew up on a farm
in Brazil with a dozens of dogs, and he learned
from a young age to communicate with them.
Today he lives breathes and even sleeps with
his pack, as part of his work running Griffin
AUGUSTO: My dogs know me as part of the pack,
I spend a lot of time with them, I feed them,
I let them out, I exercise them, I do everything
COMM: Augusto’s landlady Cynthia is amazed
by what she sees every day.
CYNTHIA: I believe Augusto has a gift and
his dogs, all dogs, not only his, respond
amazingly to Augusto.
COMM: To test his training, Augusto has decided
to try the unleashed pack, walking in a busy
environment the dogs aren’t used to.
AUGUSTO: Today I’m taking my pack for a walk
in Boston, Massachusetts.
AUGUSTO: Sit Hannah.
I have Hannah, Genna, Harmony, Griffin, Pricilla
and Savannah today.
I start with my dogs on the leash to get them
used to the position we have to walk in, and
to stay by my side before I allow them off
COMM: And then one by one Augusto lets the
dogs off their leads.
Keeping each one under control in the distracting
AUGUSTO: And as you can see they have to remain
positions unless I change them.
COMM: Eventually all six German Shepards and
successfully walking to heel.
COMM: And the dogs are proving to be a big
hit with the Bostonians.
WOMAN: I would love to have a dog as well
behaved as those, I have two dogs that are
horribly behaved and this would be amazing
but I don’t think I can ever replicate what
You can tell that these dogs are amazingly
well trained, they’re calm, he has complete
control of them.
AUGUSTO: I love spending time with my dogs,
just feel like there’s so much I can do with
them, I can spend time training them, I can
spend time just taking them places, I can
spend time playing with them I never get tired
COMM: After a hard days work the pack grab
the first chance they can for a well earned
CYNTHIA: Dogs had fun?
AUGUSTO: Yeah they’re all tired as you can
AUGUSTO: Time for bed.