Famous Skateboarding Dog to ‘Grip It and Rip It’ at Loews Surf Dog Competition – Unleashed by Petco This Weekend






San Diego, Calif. (June 19, 2013) – Tillman, the English bulldog made famous on YouTube for his amazing skateboarding skills will be catching waves and competing at this Saturday’s Loews Surf Dog Competition – Unleashed by Petco.

Fast facts :

Tillman is a 60-lb English Bull Dog sponsored by Natural Balance Dog Food and will compete for the first time ever this year

He  loves to surf and gets so excited when he sees a surf board that he jumps on it and barks—sometimes he even chews the board

The event proceeds benefit the ASPCA®

NEW activities this year and fun for the whole family include: AT&T Family Splash Park, Unleashed by Petco Dog Park, San Diego Humane Society Adoption Bark Park, Natural Balance Beer Garden serving Stone Brewing Co., Kyjen Agility Course, food trucks and much more!

Where: Imperial Beach, CA just south of the pier

When: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Saturday, June 22

More info: Facebook.com/LoewsSurfDog

Loews Coronado Bay Resort

Situated on a private 15-acre peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and Coronado Bay, Loews Coronado Bay Resort is located just minutes from downtown Coronado, a charming resort village, and a short drive to San Diego’s world-famous attractions. Resort amenities include direct access to the Silver Strand State Beach, three tennis courts, a private 81-slip marina, three acclaimed restaurants, 440 sea-inspired guest rooms and suites, and panoramic views of the San Diego-Coronado Bay. For more information, please call 619-424-4000, 800-23-LOEWS or visit www.loewshotels.com/coronadobay

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