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A recent video posted by, @laurennring, showcases a truly unforgettable moment of canine comedy. In this hilarious clip, a dog can be seen sprinting across a big field, only to take an accidental tumble. The best part? After his acrobatic feat, this clever canine quickly glances around, making sure nobody witnessed his epic fall.

The video, aptly captioned “He’s clumsy but he’s graceful,” has taken the internet by storm, amassing an impressive 644,800 views and 98,400 likes since it was shared on September 4.


He’s clumsy but he’s graceful 😂🥲 #goldenretriever #goldensoftiktok #goldenretrieverlife

♬ original sound – laurennring


This particular dog belongs to a breed known for its energy and need for exercise. The American Kennel Club (AKC) has shared interesting insights into this beloved breed, shedding light on why this particular pup was seen darting across the grass. Labrador retrievers, like the one in the video, are renowned for their athleticism and require substantial physical activity to stay happy and healthy.

The humorous video has sparked quite the conversation online, with over 470 comments and numerous users sharing their own observations. One particularly popular comment, garnering 2,445 likes, humorously pointed out the dog’s post-tumble behavior: “Looks around to make sure nobody else saw that.” It’s a reminder that our dogs, like us, have moments of vulnerability and self-consciousness, even when they’re making us laugh.

We encourage everyone thinking of getting a pet to only adopt instead of shopping. Read more resources about adopting animals on One Green Planet, including 7 Reasons to Adopt Your Next Furry Best Friend5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Adopt a Pet, and These Heartwarming Before and After Pictures of Adopted Rescue Animals Will Make Your Day! Read tips for pet adoptions and what to consider before adopting an animal. We recommend using these apps to find shelter dogs near you!

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