This week we watched a sort of documentary/reality show about very smart dogs. To be fair, there was also a raccoon and a donkey, both of whom seemed to be potty trained, but overall the show was about “clever dogs.” It was British, hence the term clever.

Gable, a toy-obsessed border collie knows the names of all 150 of his toys, giving him the vocabulary of a toddler. 150 toys! His owner can’t even remember the names of the toys and has to keep a list.

Winter Prosapio is a writer, a wife, and a working mom of two girls, two cats, and one ridiculously enthusiastic terrier mix.

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