[monkeywire] Dog-Riding Rodeo Monkey Keeps Sheep In Line

Josh Greenman joshg1973 at yahoo.com
Thu Jan 23 17:10:21 EST 2003

Rodeo Monkey Shows Spurs At Stock Show

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Whiplash the rodeo monkey earned his spurs this week at a stock show 
in Fort Worth, Tx., according to a Local 6 News report.

The 16-year-old primate put his 60-pound border collie through its 
paces as part of the Fort Worth Stock show.

Whiplash and his collie travel across the continent to perform in 
shows. They are able to make about 200 shows a year, according to the 

The monkey's owner said that Whiplash often gets crazy in the ring so 
he never knows what the monkey will do when the show starts.

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