The odd visit only lasted a few minutes — garnering just a few curious licks from a dog or two. Mostly, the pups seemed as confused as their owners. Like, "What is this guy doing?" Well, now we know.
He lost a bet, and this was the result.
"Me and some buddies play fantasy football. It was my first year. I got dead last," Shrout told The Dodo. "They came up with the craziest thing ever for the loser. It was absolutely ridiculous. They said I wouldn’t do it, but I did it. It was the most embarrassing moment of my life. Guaranteed."
Shrout insists that he took no joy in the experience, which he described as "weirdest thing ever." Well, other than getting to meet a few cute pups.
"I love dogs — but not, like, in a weird way," he said.
Here's footage Shrout's friends took to confirm he followed through: