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Dogs Catch a Wave in Surfing Competition! Photos

Dude! When’s the Next Big Wave?

As anyone knows, it’s easy to make waves. But a lot more than sloshing in the tub goes into the making of the sort of 100-plus-foot (30.5 meter) wave that surfer Garrett McNamara rode on Jan. 28, in Nazaré, Portugal.


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Dogs Who Surf

Dog surfing trainers say it’s the dogs that love the water and the beach that we see in these competitions.

more surfing dogs here.

(Forgive us, but we can’t get enough of surfing dogs on this hot New York City day, Tumblr)

Do Dogs Really Like to Surf?

Does man’s best friend really enjoy riding the waves or are they terrified?

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more images here

Would you want to catch THIS wave?

Nevertheless, McNamara got in the water and ended up catching the biggest wave ever ridden, according to an announcement today by Guinness World Records. Despite original estimates that the wave peaked at up to 90-feet high, the latest calculations put it at 78 feet. That’s about a foot higher than the previously held record, set in 2008.

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