surf-city

Amazing pooches catch some killer waves

Oct. 2, 2012 at 10:41 AM ET

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A dog catches a wave during the Surf City Surf Dog contest in Huntington Beach on Sept. 30.

Diggity dog! These surfing pooches are hysterical!

Some 46 pups took part in the fourth-annual Surf City Dog competition watched by 1,500 spectators at Huntington Beach in California. All surf-doggies received a participation medal and received a bag of treats.

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Hanzo, a 4-year-old German boxer, learned how to skateboard when he was only 10 weeks old.
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An English bulldog fights a wave.
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Hanzo, a 4-year-old German boxer, jumps a wave.
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Whether you have two legs or four, staying on the board isn't easy.
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Check out these moves!
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West Highland terrier Joey checks out a wave.
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Wipeout!
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A bulldog catches a wave.
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A dog is carried back out to the break to catch another wave.

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TODAY.com multimedia producer Mish Whalen loved looking through all the photos of the surf dogs and found them way more talented than most of her two-legged friends.

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