Rescue dog becomes surf sensation
A well-known Huntington Beach surfer credits his dog with giving him a reason to live and stay sober, but if animals could talk Sugar might say the same about her owner Ryan Rustan.
Ryan adopted a frail and abused Sugar two years ago, and has since helped her get healthy and start a surfing career of her own. The two now live, work and play together.
"Love in any form ... a huge key to life is love, and however people can get it. Mine is definitely through the spirit of Sugar."
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