Dog goes for the flight of her life in wingsuit with BASE jumper

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BERN, Switzerland — Dean Potter’s dog Whisper travels everywhere Dean and his girlfriend Jen travel. He can now say that Whisper BASE jumps with him, too. In the YouTube video above, you can see Dean and Whisper, an Australian Cattledog, take off together from Eiger in the Bernese Alps.

Dean explains in a blog post that he’s spent three decades doing dangerous things like climbing, linewalking and flying in his wingsuit. He understands that many may believe he’s placing Whisper in peril’s way, but explains the safety measures he takes to make sure both he and his beloved dog walk away from their adventures.

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