Slobbery sidekicks: Dogs ride in bikers’ sidecars

This October 3, 2014, photo provided by Eric Ristau shows Artie a rescued Newfoundland, riding in a side car with Rebecca Hodges and Joe Baker in Redding, Calif. These dogs are mastiffs, Labradors and Chihuahuas and come from all parts of the country. They are set apart by speed instead of breed and like to fly like the wind in a blimp-shaped bucket attached to the side of a motorcycle. They are highway sidekicks and the stars of "Sit Stay Ride: The Story of America's Sidecar Dogs," by filmmakers Eric, 38, and Geneva, 29, Ristau of Missoula, Montana. Much of the money was raised in an online Kickstarter campaign. (AP Photo/Geneva Ristau)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some silken-haired beauties are eager sidekicks to motorcycle riders, wind whipping their thick locks as passers-by watch the wild ride with envy. That is until the slobber starts.

December 3, 2014 5:15 pm

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