There are some things that dads should just never attempt to do … no matter how trendy they want to be.

Daily Mail – This is the unfortunate moment a father landed in a heap on the floor after trying out a hoverboard, frightening his pet dog and losing his balance.

The video, which is believed to have been filmed in California, shows the man cautiously riding the mobile gadget into the front room.

The dog watches from underneath the table but appears to be content at this point before the man gets a little closer.

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