Dean Potter BASE Jumps With His Dog

Filmmaker and adventurer Dean Potter doesn't always BASE jump alone. Sometimes he takes the plunge with his dog, Whisper, strapped to his back. This trailer features wingsuit flight footage from Potter's film "When Dogs Fly."

Learn more about Dean Potter and his dog, Whisper.


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