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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    These gnarly little dudes "drop the vert ramp" and get airborne on mouse-sized toy skateboards in a mouse-sized skate park built by Shane Willmott in his Gold Coast, Australia backyard. Willmott, who has been training mice to surf for about 10 years, said he decided to teach them to skate because it was too cold in winter to take them to the beach.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Skidmark the mouse rides a wave on a custom-made mouse surfboard, June 1, 2010 at Surfers Paradise in Queensland, Australia.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Pet mice ride on mouse-sized, toy skateboards in a mouse-sized skate park built by Shane Willmott in his backyard, The Gold Coast, Australia, Aug. 3, 2013. "They love it," he said. "Mice are built to surf and skate because their center of gravity is so low. When they do fall off, they want to get straight back on board."
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Shane Willmott even taught has mice to skate through fire hoops.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Skidmark the mouse rides a wave on a custom-made mouse surfboard, June 1, 2010 at Surfers Paradise in Queensland, Australia. Meet the incredible Radical Rodents - real mice who can surf the ocean on tiny scaled-down surfboards.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    After achieving worldwide fame by teaching his pet mice to surf, Shane Willmott has now trained them to ride skateboards.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Charcoal the mouse wipes out on a wave on a custom-made mouse surfboard, June 1, 2010 at Surfers Paradise in Queensland, Australia. Shane Wilmott got the urge to redevelop the boards and using his boat-building skills now makes the best miniature surfboards in the world.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Pet mice ride on mouse-sized toy skateboards in a mouse-sized skate park built by Shane Willmott in his backyard, The Gold Coast, Australia, Aug. 3, 2013.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Peanut the mouse rides a wave on a custom-made mouse surfboard, June 1, 2010 at Surfers Paradise in Queensland, Australia. Boat builder Shane Wilmott hand crafts miniature, mouse-sized replicas of real surfboards and teaches his amazing troupe of pet mice how to master them.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Curly the surfing mouse leaves his beach hut, Nov. 22, 2010 in Queensland, Australia.
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  • Amazing Surfing and Skating Mice!!

    Shane Willmot launches Charcoal the mouse onto a wave, June 1, 2010 at Surfers Paradise in Queensland, Australia. Wilmott taught his first mice to surf 25 years ago when he was a teenager.
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