06/16/2014 03:02 pm ET | Updated Jun 16, 2014

How Dogs React When Humans Try To Talk To Them On Their Own Terms

Voice actor Rudi Rok is becoming quite the four-legged linguist.

After the viral success of a video where he imitated thirty animal sounds, he decided to really put his (kind of weird) mimicry skills to the test.

To human ears, his chirps, tweets, and meows sound indistinguishable from those of their animal counterparts. But what about to canine ears?

Rok set up an experiment where he attempted to make some headway in human-dog communication, solely through barking. Watch the video above for the results: they're pretty priceless.


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