When that Yukon King TV series was running to get the Malamute to "look like" he was attacking a perp they had to hang a pork chop around the actors neck and dub in the growling.
my catahoulas would raise holy hell when a stranger came around. I could quiet them instantly.
They were great with kids. Hell on rank cattle, cats, weasels, yotes.
Did a local movie once, was animal handler and foley artist (sound maker
) had to tuck a Whopper under the actors sweat shirt to get the dog to sniffing around and place front feet on him.
My best border collies went for my wife's throat every time he got the chance. What's with that?
Ripped her, wife's collar, several times. Wife wondered wondered why I didn't get rid of him. Pretty simple! He was a helluva dog.