10 Surprising Pet Trick Videos For Animal Lovers

A back flipping dog, a three-piece band of cats, and an elephant painting a self-portrait are just a few of the amazing pet tricks you can find on YouTube. We've put together a list including these awesome tricks and more, to inspire you to teach your own dog, or cat, or even hamster a few new things.

A back flipping dog, a three-piece band of cats, and an elephant painting a self-portrait are just a few of the amazing pet tricks you can find on YouTube. We’ve put together a list including these awesome tricks and more, to inspire you to teach your own dog, or cat, or even hamster a few new things.

Back Flipping Pit Bull

This amazing video of a pit bull doing back flips was uploaded to YouTube on Halloween of this year. It’s hovering just below 3,000 views so far and is truly, truly amazing. The back flipping pit bull was the inspiration for this list. Check out the video below.

Play Dead with dramatic pug stumble

When this pug plays dead he adds his own little dramatic stumble into the mix. What a good little faker he is!

Letterman – Stupid Pet Tricks: Playing Dead

If you thought that pub was good, Bailey the dog plays dead on Letterman’s Stupid Pet Tricks like nothing you’ve seen before!

Talking Parrot Einstein

Talking pets are great, and no pets are better known for talking than parrots. Einstein is one of YouTube’s most famous parrots. Check out his awesome sound effects routine in the video below.

Husky Dog Talking – “I Love You”

Speaking of talking pets, Mishka the husky dog takes the cake. Have you ever seen a dog say “I love you” before?

Bunny letter opener

Some pet tricks are a little less traditional than others. For instance, this bunny just might be the best letter-opener in the world!

Cat Does Dog Tricks

Kizzy the Bengal cat can do all kinds of dog tricks, including giving five, rolling over, laying down, shaking hands, walking in a circle and more. Kizzy, you da cat!

Snouts in Your Town: Cat Circus

Kizzy isn’t the only cat that knows how to do tricks. Check out this amazing cat circus. My favorite act is the three-piece band at 0:47.

Unbelievable Hamster runs Dog Agility!

And amazing pet tricks aren’t reserved for larger pets. Even hamsters can have talents of their own. Check out this hamster running through an obstacle course like a champ.

ORIGINAL Elephant Painting

If you thought the pet tricks you’ve seen so far were amazing, just wait until you see this next video. This elephant paints a beautiful portrait of an elephant holding a flower. I couldn’t believe my eyes!