Did anyone ask Jake the dog if he wanted to make this 1.2 mile (1.93 km) swim from Alcatraz?Dog Beats Most in Swim from Alcatraz
"It was colder and rougher than we thought it would be," said Jeff Pokonosky, Jake's owner and swim partner. "Jake amazed me. He was very focused. He started out really fast. I was trying to slow him down. He increased his pace to stay with the pack."
Sounds like he just wanted to get out of the frigid water and onto dry land.