Dogs aren't exactly known for patience or subtlety. So, it's surprising to see this pooch stalk his favorite toy like some feline predator.

Mace the dog sneaks up behind the toy without a sound. Then, when he's in range, he pounces. This video makes one thing abundantly clear: Never, ever turn your back on this dog.

Watch this cute pooch go into stealth mode below.

[via BuzzFeed]