I am always amazed at how far these dock diving dogs can jump. This owner appears to be as engaged as her dog.
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Lase Strum watches her dog Vhoebe catch a toy, as she prepares to land in a water tank during the Dock Diving heats of the 10th annual AKC/Eukanuba National Dog Championship in Long Beach on Dec. 3, 2010. Nearly 2,500 dogs will compete for more than $225,000 in cash prizes at the National Championship and dogs from 43 international countries will also compete in the Eukanuba World Challenge including dogs from Australia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. The Eukanuba World Challenge is a unique event offering top dogs from countries around the world the opportunity to compete for prestigious international recognition.