Dogs have been serving as loyal companions to human beings for thousands of years. From guarding our homes to hunting prey and even assisting us in various tasks, dogs have proven themselves to be one of the most versatile animals on the planet. But did you know that some dogs have also set world records? That’s right, these furry friends have accomplished feats that are truly remarkable. In this article, we will take a look at some of the most unbelievable canine achievements.
- Longest Tongue
Meet Mochi, a St Bernard from South Dakota who holds the Guinness World Record for having the longest tongue on a dog. Her tongue measures an incredible 18.58 cm (7.31 inches) in length! Mochi’s owners say that her long tongue often gets in her way when she tries to eat or drink water, but it has made her quite popular on social media.
- Fastest Dog On Two Legs
Jiff, a Pomeranian from Los Angeles, is not your average dog – he can walk on his hind legs like a human! But what sets Jiff apart is his speed – he holds two world records for being the fastest dog on two legs over both 5 and 10 meters distances respectively.
- Most Balls Caught By A Dog With The Paws In One Minute
Augusto Deoliveira is no stranger to training dogs – he owns USA K9 Academy and has trained many dogs over his career. However none of them are quite like his dog Otto who has set an impressive record by catching 14 tennis balls with his paws in just one minute!
4.Longest Jump by A Dog Into Water
Meet Whiskey Brown – a six-year-old Irish Setter who loves nothing more than jumping into water! He holds the record for longest jump by a dog into water at an incredible distance of 29 feet and three inches!
Charlie, a golden retriever from Adelaide, Australia, has set the record for the loudest bark by a dog. According to Guinness World Records, Charlie’s bark measured at 113.1 decibels – that’s louder than a chainsaw or a jackhammer!
6.Most Skateboards Ridden By A Dog
Meet Tillman, an English bulldog from California who loves to skateboard! He holds the record for most skateboards ridden by a dog at one time – five to be exact. Tillman became famous after his owner posted videos of him skateboarding on YouTube.
7.Fastest Time To Pop 100 Balloons By A Dog
While some dogs may be scared of balloons popping around them – Feather is not one among them! She holds the record for fastest time to pop 100 balloons by a dog – just under forty-four seconds!
8.Most Tricks Performed In One Minute
Jumpy is no ordinary Border Collie – he’s been trained in over 330 tricks and has even performed on television shows like David Letterman and Ellen DeGeneres. Jumpy currently holds the world record for most tricks performed in one minute with an incredible count of twenty-eight tricks!
9.Longest Ears On A Living Dog
Harbor is an eight-year-old coonhound from Colorado who holds the title of having the longest ears on any living dog measuring up to whopping length of 13.5 inches each! Harbor’s ears are so long that they sometimes drag along behind him when he walks.
10.Most Expensive Dog Ever Sold
Finally, we must mention Green Monkey – one of world’s costliest dogs ever sold at $16 million dollars approx.! This thoroughbred racehorse was sold as a two-year-old in Florida back in 2006.
Dogs can do amazing things beyond our imagination; their feats are truly pawsome! From breaking records to protecting us, dogs are our best friends and companions. We should cherish these furry creatures who bring so much joy and happiness into our lives. Whether it’s setting records or just snuggling with us on the couch, dogs truly are man’s best friend.