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The NBA Finals Are Over, But the Greatest Dog Athletes Are Just Warming Up

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Need a new sport to obsess over? Try Purina Pro Plan’s Incredible Dog Challenge.

“For 20 years the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge has given canine athletes a stage to show off their incredible abilities in an Olympics style competition,” tennis star and Purina Pro Plan spokesperson Andy Roddick told PEOPLE.

This means dozens of dogs jumping off docks, weaving through posts, darting through tunnels and just making you say ‘wow.’

The Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Western Regionals took place on June 9 and 10, and we have some highlights on just what these amazing dogs can do.

Want to see the action in person? It’s not too late. With the Western and Eastern Regionals complete, the top canine athletes have been chosen and will compete in the National event in September at Purina Farm in St. Louis.

Watching this clip now, it is clear not all dogs are born with these impressive talents.

“I don’t know that my two dogs would do too well in the Incredible Dog Challenge,” Roddick said of his English bulldogs Billie Jean and Bob Costas. “If one of the events is lay on the couch and snore, my dogs will be ready to go.”

But all dogs have some skills, even if they include snoring and napping. For those proud pup parents to less sporty dogs, there is a Call For Incredible Sweepstakes, where pet owners can submit a photo of their pet and what makes them incredible for a chance to win a trip to San Diego to see an Incredible Dog Challenge on the USS Midway. Plus, for every entry received, Purina Pro Plan will donate a pound of food to its charity partner, America’s VetDogs.

So watch the clip above, get inspired, go brag about your dog and then keep an eye out for the upcoming National Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge.