The Amazing Leroy is a 4 year old Border Collie who has been striving to reach stardom since he was 8 weeks old. He knows well over 40 tricks and has made over a dozen TV appearances. He has appeared on Animal Planet's Pet Star, Planet's Funniest Animals, Animal Tails and Man's Best Friend television programs. Featured on David Letterman's Stupid Pet Tricks twice Leroy obeys commands that his owner spells for him. Invited back for a second appearance Leroy set the dinner table from his very own kitchenette set and even played the piano to entertain the audience at the Ed Sullivan Theater. This landed him a spot on AOL's Top 5 TV Moments comparing his dinner dressing skills to that of Martha Stewart.
Loving the spotlight and always yearning for more attention, he has endorsed products such as Wubba Toys and Dogswell Treats. This has helped to make Leroy a worldly traveler and he has visited cities such as Chicago, Atlantic City, New York, Los Angeles and Philadelphia.
Some of his other entertaining tricks include playing basketball, riding a skateboard, painting on an easel, putting a baby to bed and answering a cell phone.
At the age of 6 months he placing nationally as his first win in a tricks contest for Purina. He has been back often to that location in Chestertown MD to help his doggie friends at the Kent County Humane Society to raise money for those less fortunate than himself. Leroy has made more than several appearances in the Fairfax area as well. He performed for the Boy Scouts and has appeared at children's shows at local public libraries over the past two summers.