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Dog Figures Out The Smartest Way To Escape His Cage

While dogs generally do not enjoy being cooped up in crates, most simply just accept their fate, and wait patiently for their owners to return.

But not this dog.

After being left locked up at his home in Fort St. James, Canada, the resourceful pup eventually figured out how to break free. His owners came home one day to find him wandering around the house - and had absolutely no idea how he'd pulled it off.

So they decided to set up a camera to catch him in the act.

His strategy is pretty ingenious. First, he lifts up the bottom edge of the cage ...

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... then slides out the mat underneath.

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After that, it's just a matter of wriggling out ...

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... then getting up, dusting himself off and walking away like this was a totally normal thing to do.

Watch the full escape here:

For more canine jailbreaks, check out this Australian shepherd who broke out of her kennel to comfort crying puppies.