Clever Dog Tries To Swap Leaf For Dog Treats After Seeing Students Swap Money For Food

A clever little canine has secured himself an endless supply of dog treats after figuring out he can pay for them with leaves.

Negro the dog lives he Diversified Technical Education Institute of Monterrey Casanare in Colombia and was adopted by the staff as a stray.

He is given the freedom to roam around the school’s yard as he pleases, students often buy him treats at the local store, but one day he decided he was done with begging.

After observing the shop dynamic for a while, he figured out that to receive the treat, students traded the shopkeeper something that looked like a leaf.

“He comes for cookies every day,” Gladys Barreto, the shopkeeper told The Dodo. “He always pays with a leaf. It is his daily purchase.”

“When you first see it, you almost want to cry. He’s found a way to make himself understood. He’s very intelligent,” Bernal said.

All image credits go to: A Peña J David

Written by Joe Kahlo

After years of writing in the financial industry, Joe was finally able to focus his writing on what he loves, Animals!