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As part of a cheeky social media campaign on behalf of the ASB Classic, a women's tennis tournament in Auckland, New Zealand, three doggy ball boys were brought out to play fetch during a match between Venus Williams and Svetlana Kuznetsova. They are even wearing little sweatbands on their forelegs.
These dogs even have their own impressive bios. Super Teddy is an 8-year-old terrier mix who reigns supreme as the winner of 2014 New Zealand Clever Canine Competition; he also has the title of the Best Eyebrows in Tennis. Oscar, the especially slobbery one, is a rescued Bullmastiff who has the occasional TV and film gig. Check out that slow-motion jowl action! Ted, the Border Collie, recently snagged the title of Obedience Champion.