World Records: Animal Extremes

by Rebecca on October 1, 2010

in Animal Pictures,Animal Stories,Animals in the News

Longest Ears on a Dog
 
 
WHO:
Tigger
WHAT:
34.9 cm (13.75 in) and 34.2 cm (13.5 in)
WHERE:
St. Joseph, Illinois, USA
WHEN:
September 29, 2004
The longest ears on a dog measured 34.9 cm (13.75 in) and 34.2 cm (13.5 in) for the right and left ears, respectively, on September 29, 2004. They belong to Tigger, a bloodhound, who is owned by Bryan and Christina Flessner of St Joseph, Illinois, USA.

Longest Ears on a Rabbit
 
 
WHO:
Nipper’s Geronimo
WHAT:
79 cm (31.125 in)
WHERE:
Bakersfield, California, USA
WHEN:
November 1, 2003
The longest rabbit ears measured 79 cm (31.125 in) in a complete span on November 1, 2003 at the American Rabbit Breeders Association National Show in Wichita, Kansas, USA. The ears belong to an English Lop called Nipper’s Geronimo who is owned by Waymon and Margaret Nipper of Bakersfield, California, USA.

Longest Domestic Goat Horns
 
 
WHO:
Uncle Sam
WHAT:
132 cm (52 in)
WHERE:
Rothsville, Pennsylvania, USA
WHEN:
April 16, 2004
The world’s longest goat horns measured a tip-to-tip spread of 132 cm (52 in) on April 16, 2004 and belong to ‘Uncle Sam’ the goat, who is owned by William A and Vivian A Wentling (both USA) of Rothsville, Pennsylvania, USA.

 

Highest Jump by a Pig
 
 
WHO:
Kotetsu
WHAT:
70 cm (27.5 in)
WHERE:
Mokumoku Tedsukuri Farm, Mie, Japan
WHEN:
August 22, 2004
The world record for the highest jump by a pig is 70 cm (27.5 in) and was achieved by Kotetsu, a pot-bellied pig on 22 August 2004 at the Mokumoku Tedsukuri Farm, Mie, Japan.

http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/records/natural_world/animal_extremes/default.aspx


Previous post:

Next post: