Great time was had by all at the first ever 'Desperate Paws of Orange County Dog Club's'
"Beach Blanket Bingo Paw Pawty and Surf Contest"
The Pawty and Surf Contest took place at Dog Beach in Huntington Beach, California
on Sunday, July 24,2011
No trophies or plaques, just a good time surfing with our best 4 legged friends!
Checkout the video:
Buddy the Surfing Dog form Ventura California
was made an Honorary Member of the SoCal Surf Dogs today!
The "Ambassador of Dog Surfing",
Buddy and his owner Bruce Hooker exemplify the Spirit and Joy of Dog Surfing!
They have been surfing together long before anyone thought of having a dog surfing competition!
Buddy surfs solo on a boogie board, a skim board, a short board or a long board and surfs tandem with Bruce!
See his Profile in "Surf Dog Profiles"
For Immediate Release
July 18, 2011
For more information:
858-756-4117 x 347
Four-legged Celebs take to the waves to hang 20!
Del Mar, CA– On September 11, 2011,
join Riccochet, Nani, Dozer, and Buddy
as they hit the beach with their canine buds
to raise money for orphans in need.
These amazing Surf Dog ambassadors will entertain and inspire you with
their feats of strength, bravery, and style as they ride the wave of competition
to see who will be this year’s “top dog” at the 2011 Helen Woodward
Animal Center's Surf Dog Surf-a-thon.
The largest surfing dog contest in the country,
sponsored by our friends at Eukanuba,
will have something for everybody,
with more than 80 dogs surfing in 4 different weight classes.
Professional surfers will be judging and participating in the Surf Dog competition,
while three mystery local TV stars will be “keeping it real”
in the costume contest.
fantastic goodies for you and your pet will be available at over 70 vendor booths.
Those in attendance will also get a “first peek”
at professional surfer, Guy Takayama’s,
newly designed “Surfah Dog” surf boards
made especially for your four-legged best friend’s safety and enjoyment.
Whether you are there to root for the top fund raising
canine in the world, Riccochet,
the amazing surfing bulldog, Dozer,
the gentle giant Nani,
or the Kelly Slater of the dog world, our pal Buddy,
we can’t wait to see you all down on the beach on Saturday, September 11, 2011.
This special date will be honored by a tribute to
Search and Rescue Dogs everywhere
who give their all to mankind each and every day in the most selfless
and heroic way.
From 9/11 to the streets of Bagdad, canine bravery helps keep us all safe.
All dogs and cats, puppies and kittens at the
HelenWoodward AnimalCenter are spayed or neutered,
have up-to-date vaccines,
and have passed health and temperament testing before going
“home” with their new families.
Plus, when you adopt from HWAC,
you will receive two free tickets to Sea World to celebrate the summer.
Helen WoodwardAnimal Center’s Adoption Kennels are open
and Saturday-Sunday, 11:00am-6:00pm.
For more information visit Helen WoodwardAnimal Center
at 6461 El Apajo Road in Rancho Santa Fe, California
or call 858-756-4117,
You can also log on to www.animalcenter.org
Sunday's Helen Woodward Animal Center's Surf Dog Clinic was a hit!
Both session were packed!
Checkout the Photos by Michael Schrager.
For details on future Clinics, go to:
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