This Dog Has More Sea-Mileage Than Anyone You Know

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Most college kids dream of travel and adventure. They would give anything to spend a month abroad, or a semester at sea, to experience the world for themselves. Imagine the look on their faces when they hear this dog did all that before them.

“A pet Jack Russell has clocked up 20,000 miles sailing the Atlantic in his owner’s yacht.


Skipper, said to be the world’s most travelled dog , made his first crossing as a puppy with Jon Taylor, 48. The duo also spent nine weeks touring Europe in a camper van this summer.

Jon plans a Scandinavia motorbike tour with Skipper riding in a customized box. Jon, of Weston-under-Lizard, Staffs, said: “ Skipper took to travelling like a duck to water. He loved it straight away.”

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