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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TRY PADDLEBOARDING There are a number of different paddle boarding activities to choose from including flat water stand-up paddle boarding, a white water version, an evening social paddle and even doggy paddle boarding.
It won't all be networking however: Some venues include ddl a pool, so he can doggy paddle in peace and quiet, while Oxfordshire's Soho Farmhouse has an A-list-worthy adventure playground.
* Do not rely on the doggy paddle. If Rover is doing any water activity, he needs a life jacket, even if he is a strong swimmer--and watch out for salt water; it is toxic for dogs if they swallow too much.
Tim A Don't assume your dog will be able to do the doggy paddle straight away; they have to learn to swim, just like us!
Swimmers must be aged over eight but can do any stroke they choose, even doggy paddle.
"He taught me to swim, only doggy paddle, but he taught me to swim, and he taught me to box.
She told the ECHO: "I was most fearful of the water test - I could barely doggy paddle, so had to teach myself before we started.
not all dogs can swim - breeds with short legs like pugs and bulldogs struggle to 'doggy paddle'.
A video posted by the family shows Romeo jumping into the water on holiday in Spain and doing the doggy paddle towards his dad, Jonathan.
Now, I fear we've move to a doggy paddle, and I wonder when we'll start treading water.
DOGGY PADDLE A dog splashes through a pond in the grounds of the Scottish Parliament