20 World Records by Dogs

Here are 20 world records by dogs, as per the Guinness World Records. Check them out – there are some staggering feats recorded.

Longest ears on a dog: A bloodhound named Tigger set the record for the longest ears on a dog. His ears measured 34.9 cm (13.75 in) and 34.2 cm (13.5 in) in length.

20 world records by dogs

The Tallest dog recorded: The tallest dog ever recorded is a Great Dane named Zeus, who measured 111.8 cm (44 in) tall from paw to shoulder.

Most tennis balls held in the mouth: Augie, a golden retriever, has the world record for the most balls held in a dog’s mouth at one time, with five.

World record for dog age: The oldest dog on record was an Australian cattle dog called Bluey, who lived to be 29 years and five months old.

Fastest time to pop one hundred balloons by a dog: Twinkie, a Jack Russell terrier, holds the record for the quickest time to pop a hundred balloons by a dog, with a time of 39.08 seconds.

The most tricks ever performed by a dog in under one minute: Smurf, a Jack Russell terrier, performed 32 tricks in one minute to set this record.

Longest tongue on a dog: Mochi, a St. Bernard from South Dakota, has the longest tongue on a dog, measuring 18.58 cm (7.31 in) in length.

Most expensive dog: A Tibetan Mastiff named Big Splash was sold for $1.5 million, setting the record for the most incredibly expensive dog ever sold.

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Most successful search and rescue dog: Bretagne, a Golden Retriever, was the last surviving search and rescue dog from 9/11 and had a career that spanned over a decade, making her the most successful search and rescue dog.

Fastest time to complete an agility course by a dog: A border collie named Secret completed an agility course in 39.65 seconds, setting the world record.

Smallest dog: The smallest dog on record was a Chihuahua named Miracle Milly, who measured just 9.65 cm (3.8 in) tall.

20 world records by dogs

Most balls caught by a dog with paws in one minute: Purin, a beagle, holds the record for the most balls caught by any dog with paws in one minute, with 14.

Longest jump by a dog: A greyhound named Cinderella May holds the record for the longest jump by a dog, at 8.55 meters (28 feet, 0.5 inches).

Most double dutch skips by a dog in one minute: Geronimo, a border collie, completed 128 double dutch jumps in one minute.

Fastest 5-metres on hind legs by a dog: Jumpy, a Belgian Malinois, ran 5 meters (16 feet, 4.85 inches) on his hind legs in just 7.76 seconds.

Most national flags identified by a dog in one minute: Sailor, a black labrador retriever, correctly identified 54 national flags in one minute.

Most expensive dog wedding: A Chihuahua named Baby Hope Diamond and a poodle named Chilly Pasternak were married in a ceremony that cost $158,187, setting the record for the most expensive dog wedding.

Most consecutive waves surfed by a dog: Abbie Girl, a Jack Russell Terrier, rode a surfboard for 107 consecutive waves, setting the record for the most consecutive waves surfed by a dog.

Most dogs in a conga line: The record for the most dogs lined up in a conga line was set in 2019 in Australia, with 504 dogs participating in the event.

Largest dog walk: The largest dog walk ever recorded was organized by the RSPCA in the UK in 2018, with 22,742 dogs and their owners participating in the event.

20 World Records by Dogs

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