12 Guinness Strangest Records of Dogs .ru
Dogs are wonderful animals. But some of them even have special talents that make us seriously think: “Is this how and why at all?”
Let's recall the 12 strangest and most unexpected Guinness records of dogs.
1) Pop one hundred balls in the shortest amount of time.
Toby from Canada broke all records for the burst of balls. It takes only 28.22 seconds to destroy a hundred pieces. The previous record holder in this area is the Jack Russell Terrier, nicknamed Twinky from California. Mistress Toby says that during training, they even once filled the pool with balls. All the neighbors came to see the sight.
2) Catch the largest number of balls with the front paws per minute.
Maybe you’ve even met a beagle named Purin on the Internet, because besides being talented, she’s also insanely cute. One day, her master noticed that Purin was catching the balls he throws at her with his front paws. Since then, they spend at least 15 minutes a day to practice the skill in one of the parks near their home in Japan. The largest number of balls that Purin caught in a minute is 14.
3) Run a hundred meters with a can on his head in the least amount of time.
Sweet Pi is a champion in the discipline, which is very surprising and raises the question: “Who makes all this up?” The owner of Sweet Pi taught her to walk, balancing a tin can of soda on her head. She walks a hundred meters with a can on her head in 2 minutes 55 seconds.
4) Walk 10 meters on a ball in a minimum amount of time.
The poodle Sailor once experienced hard times - they almost decided to put him to sleep because of how uncontrollable he was. But the trainer entered the business and took Sailor home. By the way, the one who taught Sweet Pi her trick with a can. Sailor went through a lot of training and learned a lot, but he got into the book of records for 10 meters on the ball in 33.22 seconds (and the same thing, but backwards, in 17.06 seconds).
5) Take a picture with the most celebrities.
Lucky Diamond began her career as a champion when she first took a picture with a star - Hugh Grant. After him, another 363 celebrities appeared in the photo with the dog, including Bill Clinton, Christine Stewart, Snoop Dogg and Kanye West. Not a single animal on the planet has so many photos with famous people. Therefore, thousands of fans on Lucky Diamond's Facebook page pushed the hostess to an important step - to contact the Guinness Book of Records and get official confirmation of her pet's uniqueness.
6) Drive on a skateboard under the largest number of people.
The Japanese dog Dai-Chan broke a record in this discipline in 2017 by riding on a skateboard under the "bridge" of 33 people. The previous record holder, Otto, did the same, only with the participation of only 30 people.
7) Collect the largest number of dogs in bandanas.
In 2017, no less than 765 dogs gathered in Pretoria in South Africa, each of which had a bright headdress. The event was charitable - all fees went to the league budget to combat animal cruelty.
8) Walk the tightrope in the least amount of time.
Ozzy is a very active dog. To dilute his pet’s physical activity with something interesting, Ozzy’s master taught him to walk on a tightrope. A talented dog walks along it in 18.22 seconds and receives several throws of his favorite toy as a reward.
9) Collect the largest number of bottles from the ground.
A labrador named Tabby is better than many people in his duty of preserving the planet. For several years now, every day he has been helping his mistress to collect plastic bottles. During all this time, he has already collected 26,000 bottles.
10) Drive 30 meters on a scooter in the least amount of time.
Norman earned the title of champion, driving 30 meters on a scooter in 20.77 seconds. He was ahead of the previous fastest rider by as much as 9 seconds! Norman has been riding a scooter since his puppy years, and he also knows how to ride a bicycle.
11) Take a ride on the longest wave in open waters.
The owner Ebi Gurl found out about his pet’s love for water quite by accident - once she swam after him while surfing. He put it next to him on the board, and they began to conquer the waves together. Ebi Gurl practiced a lot and showed everyone her talent, having rode a wave of as much as 107.2 meters.
12) Become the first paratrooper dog to combat illegal wildlife hunting.
Arrow and her master together help wildlife in Africa. The German shepherd has always loved to accompany the owner during helicopter flights on missions and has never been afraid of heights or strong winds. Then her master concluded: why not take her with you on a mission? Arrow was duly trained and was recognized as the first parachutist dog on anti-poaching missions.