And they don't come more challenging than Jake, the Springer Spaniel. He hasn't got a nasty bone in his body - quite the opposite, but when it comes to playing with other dogs he can get a little over the top.
So there may be something in Buddy's gesture ! Meanwhile a local walk with Buddy and training dog Lucy was frequently interrupted by heavy showers finished off by a hailstorm ! Pity Honey !!
Good for you Buzz !!