Tag Archives: surfing dogs

A bit more about the surfing dogs of Hawaii

Sava and Billy Hamilton have featured in a Eukanuba commercial.  Sava is 11 years old and still surfs:

Malu and Erik Lillmars are often seen on the beach at Waikiki (Oahu).  Malu was homeless before she met Erik, and now they are best buddies in the surf:

And I hope you enjoy this Hawaii Surf Session report, focusing exclusively on the surfing dogs of Hawaii:

Interested in learning to surf with your dog?  Then check out The Dog’s Guide to Surfing:  Hanging Ten with Man’s Best Friend by Kevin Reed.

Kathleen Crisley, specialist in dog massage, rehabilitation and nutrition/food therapy, The Balanced Dog, Christchurch, New Zealand

The surfing dogs of Hawaii

I have just returned from a short holiday in Maui to celebrate my mother’s 80th birthday.   I hadn’t even arrived on Maui when I knew this trip was ‘meant to be’.  The cover story of Hana Hou, the magazine of Hawaiian Airlines, was about dogs who surf!

Read the story, with pictures,  about Buddy Surfing today.

Kathleen Crisley, specialist in dog massage, rehabilitation and nutrition/food therapy, The Balanced Dog, Christchurch, New Zealand