Nemo is a very energetic and alert dog who needs to trust you. He is a bit careful with strangers and can nip if approached too quickly. However, he is very friendly with people he knows. He loves his rope toys and treats. He loves treats and picks up tricks quickly. He knows sit, give paw and down and many other basic commands. He loves training and can do a lot of tricks. He has done some agility training. He walks at heel. He is very curious, and loves exploring and loves to sniff everything. He loves to run and fetches balls or frisbees and will bring them straight back for a treat. He also loves to play tug-o-war. He loves running through puddles and creeks but terrified of baths, showers and hoses. His former owner used dry shampoo. He loves to chase after birds or possums or lizards. He is not a fan of pats on the head but loves belly rubs and chest scratches. He is social with other dogs but not a fan of bigger dogs since he was attacked by one. He can walk past small dogs comfortably. He gets anxious around running and yelling kids. He has never bitten anyone but will bark at strangers and nip if strangers put out their had without warning. He has a shortish coat and weighs 22.5kg.