Peruvian Surfer Trains Alpaca To Catch A Wave

Domingo Pianezzi of Peru has surfed with dogs, parrots, hamsters and cats. On Tuesday, Pianezzi caught some waves with an alpaca. He thought "it would be interesting to surf with the animal that represents Peru."

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Peruvian surfer Domingo Pianezzi likes to hang 10 with company. He's surfed with dogs, parrots, hamsters, and cats. But his latest partner tops them all. On Tuesday, Pianezzi caught some waves with an alpaca. He thought it would be interesting to surf with an animal that represents Peru. Domingo and Pisco(ph) the alpaca used a long board and a floatie for Pisco. It's MORNING EDITION.

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