Video From A Hunting Dog's Perspective

The world of extreme sports is awash in point-of-view video footage from mountain bikers, skiers, surfers, rock climbers, snowboarders, BASE jumpers and virtually every other extreme, obscure or just plain stupid sport or recreational activity out there. And what's fueling that explosion of documented madness is the advent of very small, light, high-definition video cameras that can be mounted pretty much anywhere: on helmets, boards, bikes and even guns.

But a few weeks ago I was talking with my editor and mentioned that I would love to figure out a way to mount one of those cameras on a hunting dog, to get their unique perspective on the world. As far as I knew, no one had ever tried it. It was a great idea. So great, in fact, that someone had already gone and done it...

Ever wanted to know what it's like being a duck dog? Watch the video, and you will know. From this perspective, you are the dog. It's simply one of the coolest gundog videos I've ever seen, and I commend Sugar and her owner for figuring out a way to pull it off. Screw all that X-games BS, here's an example of a real extreme athlete...