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Dog sets scooter-riding world record

French sheepdog, Norman, sets a new Guinness World Record.

By Vetstreet Jul 12, 2013 4:32PM

Norman the 3-year-old French sheepdog is now officially the fastest dog on a scooter when he traveled 100 feet in about 20 seconds Friday morning.

The pooch was attempting to set a Guinness World Record by riding his scooter 98 feet in less than 30 seconds, all by himself.

Norman the dog riding a bike (Karen Cobb/Splash News) The stunt took place at a park in Marietta, Ga., to help raise funds for a Georgia group that rescues dogs from kill shelters, Road Trip Home.

Bing: World-record setting animals

Norman, whose talents also include bike riding and skateboarding, already has plenty of star power. He’s made appearances on "The Late Show With David Letterman", "Good Morning America" and on the Cartoon Network.

Read it at People Pets

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Photo: Norman the dog riding a bike (Karen Cobb/Splash News)

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