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Surfing dog garners attention in Florida

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A surfing dog is catching waves and attention here in Florida.

Crashing waves and the breeze from the ocean remind us that nothing says summer like a day at the beach. For many, it's a family affair.

For one family in Ponte Verde, a love for the water extends to their four legged superstar, Scout the dog, who is surfing up a reputation one wave at a time.

"It's me, the kids, board and the water, they all love it," Archie Baker said.

Scout used to float on the raft in the family's pool. Soon thereafter, she started floating on a board. A year later, the female golden retriever rides the waves like an old pro.

How many times have you seen a dog paddle out to their next wave – lifted onto a board by their owners – and setting sail into the sunset?

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