This Great Dane is hovering mid-air while participating in lure coursing.

Great Dane in lure coursing / sprint racing.

About Author

Jen deHaan is graphic designer, small business owner, and dog person living in Bay Area, California. Jen enjoys learning about dog training and behavior, and has taken several courses and seminars since 2010. She also contributes articles to leading websites, such as Victoria Stilwell's Positively . It all started with a great dog called Mikey (aka "dude"), loved and lost but remembered forever. Jen also runs a freelance business focusing on graphic, web, and UI design at FoundPixel, and a small business creating hand crafted dog products at Stylish Canine.

  • PawesomeCats

    What a fantastic action shot!

  • Life with Dogs&Cats

    Either that or someone threw a levitation spell at him. ;-)

    Great shot!

    –Woofs (and purrs) from Life with Dogs and Cats.

  • That’s a great shot! Stopped by from the Blog Hop.

  • Love that shot!

  • nailahbone

    Oh my gosh, that is insane! That pup is pretty much flying through the air! What a wonderful shot :)

  • Oz theTerrier

    Holy smokes! I didn’t know Great Danes could fly! Great shot!
    Happy WW,
    Oz

  • beaglesbargains

    Great photo! Love the ears!

  • 4 paws up and ears too. PAWsome. Happy BP Wordless Wednesday. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

  • Miss Harper Lee

    Wow! That is one super fabulous shot. Happy Wordless Wednesday!

  • Tenacious Little Terrier

    Great action shot! I’ve never seen a Great Dane course before.

  • Ledfoots Pet Bakery

    Great picture! Keep up the good work.

  • Pawed Couture

    Wow! You can fly! What a great picture, I don’t think I’ve ever seen such an action shot from a Great Dane. Have to admit I might have been a little nervous if I had been waiting for you the other side of that field though, lol
    Hugs, Carrie (Myfie, Millie and Eliie) x

    • It was super nerve wracking, as the first time he didn’t really put on the brakes at the end, and I was about 4 inches away from being pummeled full-tilt-speed by a dog bigger than I am! Everyone froze, jaws dropped, but it was all good in the end – me and the camera were safe :)