doggy paddle

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doggy paddle

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doggie paddle

n
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) a swimming stroke in which the swimmer lies on his or her front, paddles his or her hands in imitation of a swimming dog, and beats his or her legs up and down
vb
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) (intr) to swim using the doggy paddle
Also called: dog paddle
Translations

doggy paddle

n to do (the) doggy paddlepaddeln, Hundepaddeln machen

doggy paddle

doggie paddle n to do the doggy paddle (fam) → nuotare a cagnolino
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For instance, AvalonBay's multifamily communities regularly host Doggie Paddle pool parties, Yappy Hours, and pet CPR classes to bring pet lovers together at their properties.
Then the Doggie Paddle Plunge is the perfect event for you
Doggie paddle Eddie Thomson the springer spaniel enjoys his physio session at the school's purpose-built hydrotherapy pool.
And the spectacular performance by Mark Flynn of Milltown Mowbray in the county have a whole new meaning to the idea of a doggie paddle.
Did you know that not all dogs know how to doggie paddle, and many need to be taught to swim?
SUPER-MUTT Muttley has made quite a splash since he moved on from the doggie paddle to scuba diving.
Police dogs injured in the line of duty are doing the doggie paddle to restore them to health.
THIS scruffy mutt had an unexpected doggie paddle when he became stranded in a stream.
But once they've been in there a while the tails start to wag and then they jump out and doggie paddle to the shore.
This isn't even sink or swim, this is drown or doggie paddle.
DOGGIE PADDLE Holly in the hydrotherapy pool with her therapist DOG'S LIFE Kaiser in the pool and, right, the treadmill POOL For pet massage and swimming
Keep him on a leash or line, and be close by in case he needs you to support him while he perfects his doggie paddle.