But yoga moves take dogged determination to pull off — and, of course, a little camera trickery, too.These rescue dogs have become unlikely pin-ups after starring in a calendar of puppies performing yoga.
Barking mad: the dogs in the calendar have become unlikely stars with their tricky looking yoga poses
With a pose for all seasons, the pooches show off classic postures such as the lotus position and, of course, the downward dog.
Best paw forward: this dog masters two legs while a young pup learns some very new tricks
Photographer Dan Borris, 53, snapped images of the dogs while his yoga teacher wife Alejandra coaxed them to pose.
Getting their kicks: a flexible pose from one dog while the other pup practises the tree position
Mr Borris, from San Antonio, Texas, said: ‘We just play with all of them. Then, with the help and the magic of Photoshop, they end up doing yoga.’
Looking dotty: a Dalmatian shows off the Lotus position, and another dog demonstrates the hind leg twist