Footage shows father tossing his crying toddler into a lake to teach him to swim.
The Daily Mail shared a video clip showing the crying boy screaming in fear as he lands in the water before struggling to keep his head up.
The clip starts with the father dragging the young boy into the water as he frantically kicks and cries.
The man then pulls the boy’s top off, before perching him above his head and then launching him into the water.
While it looks harsh, this method of teaching is actually quite popular across the US and UK.
Extreme? How did you learn to swim?
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