Cooper knows commands sit, stay, come, down, drop, and heel. He has lived indoors and is house trained. When alone he was confined to one area of the house and loves being petted. Cooper is a mouthy dog. When he loves on you or plays he puts his teeth on you and will kiss as well. He doesn't bite down or put pressure on us when he does it. Cooper will chase cats. His previous owner said he is a great swimmer and is a great trail dog. Cooper has not lived with other animals.