Betsy, a seven-year-old English Bulldog, rides a wave during the surfing competition of the Incredible Dog Challenge in San Diego, California.
King, a nine-year-old golden retriever rides a wave.
King gets overtaken by a wave.
Deb Spoonhour and her dog Kona, a six-year-old Shepherd mix, are hit by a wave.
Kona wipes out.
Nani, a Bernese Mountain dog, rides a wave to shore.
Jedi, a two-year-old Australian Kelpie, wipes out.
Hanzo, a three-year-old Boxer, wipes out.
Mickey, a Pomeranian, stands on a surfboard.
Cody, a one-year-old Cockaweenie, bails during the surfing competition.
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