Dogs Compete in California Surf Competition

Around 65 dogs competed in seven categories at the Surf City Surf Dog Competition in Huntington Beach, California.
1:45 | 10/03/15

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If you are watching at home tonight with fido and all he knows how to do is sit and fetch. You might want to shield those puppy dog eyes. We're about to bring you to a canine surf competition where animal athletes put the rest of us to shame. ? ? your eyes aren't playing tricks on you, surfing has gone to the dogs. What's not to love about a dog surfing, what's not to love about dogs being at the beach. In Huntington Beach, canine competitors, catch waves, shred and wipe out. In the annual surf city surf dog competition. Water-loving west joey caught wave after wave. Joe gy has been surfing five years now. We were at a beech, and he helped himself to a stranger's surfboard. We knew that was joey's sport. Reporter: 64 dogs competed in seven categories, judged on style, confidence and duration of ride. The boxer took first place in the extra large division. Proceed go to animal charities. But bragging rights go to the top dogs of all sizes. You know, it is a really, really cool bond sxg being experience out in the world with her. Reporter: They're human sized board, soft tops, doggy surf lessons are available too. I found it is a great tool to help build self-confidence and agility. After a while not getting them into the water that is a problem. It's to get them to come back out they're having so much fun. Hang ten. I mean hang 20, pups. You could learn much more about this, ABC news digital short at abcnews.com.

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