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When Pero the sheepdog travelled nearly 250 miles to be reunited back with his owner having been put out on loan to another farmer, the story caught the attention of the media across the world.

But how did the dog achieve such an amazing feat, managing to navigate his way home? This was the question put to dog trainer and behaviour specialist Hanne Grice by Julia Hartley-Brewer of Talk Radio, who offered up some possible explainations to how Pero did it.

To listen to the interview, click onto the thumbnail below – it starts just after the news around 11:35am ish.


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