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    a dog posture

    Hi,

    Is there a verb(or phrasal verb) to describe the following posture?

    A dog is in a standing position and it lands its front paws on the table(probably looking at what's on the table).

    Can we say a dog is ____ table?


    Thanks!

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    Re: a dog posture

    Quote Originally Posted by LeTyan View Post
    Hi,

    Is there a verb(or phrasal verb) to describe the following posture?

    A dog is in a standing position and it lands its front paws on the table(probably looking at what's on the table).

    Can we say a dog is ____ table?


    Thanks!
    standing at
    checking out
    sniffing the

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