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The World's Biggest Dog Ever

  1. futurenetads profile image60
    futurenetadsposted 7 years ago

    http://data55.sevenload.com/slcom/fn/xd/ogfgmk/itrelmnhejg.jpg~/Hercules-The-Worlds-Biggest-Dog-Ever.jpg

    The World's Biggest Dog Ever According to Guinness World Records
    Hercules was recently awarded the honorable distinction of
    Worlds Biggest Dog by Guinness World Records. Hercules is an
    English Mastiff and has a 38 inch neck and weighs 282 pounds.

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      elliot.dunnposted 7 years ago in reply to this
      1. LiamBean profile image89
        LiamBeanposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        http://graphics1.snopes.com/photos/animals/graphics/hercules.jpg

        This is the "real" Hercules.

    2. thepetblog profile image79
      thepetblogposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Holy moley.  Is there and article posted somewhere about this beast?

  2. torimari profile image78
    torimariposted 7 years ago

    Dear god, are you sure that isn't photoshopped. O.o!

    1. futurenetads profile image60
      futurenetadsposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      It's real

  3. Tom Cornett profile image56
    Tom Cornettposted 7 years ago

    WOW!......WOW!   yikes

  4. thranax profile image59
    thranaxposted 7 years ago

    Hehe, cute large dog =o

    ~thranax~

  5. Beth100 profile image85
    Beth100posted 7 years ago

    Wonder if I could saddle him for  a ride?!?  What does he feed him????

  6. Paradise7 profile image85
    Paradise7posted 7 years ago

    I wouldn't like to be the one to keep that puppy in kibble n bits.

    1. atil profile image60
      atilposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      I don't think kibble n bits would do it.

  7. Beth100 profile image85
    Beth100posted 7 years ago

    I'm just glad I'm not picking up after him on his walks!!!  ha ha ha

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    Crazdwriterposted 7 years ago

    WOW he a big boy. Wouldn't want him chasing me that's for darn sure! LMAO but he is cute even if he is huge smile

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    Crazdwriterposted 7 years ago

    ugh just had a terrible thought..think of the drool LMAO

  10. swarnaw profile image60
    swarnawposted 7 years ago

    nice dog

  11. dohn121 profile image87
    dohn121posted 7 years ago

    He's almost as big as this guy:

    http://www.rcps.org/bh/facultyandstaff/websaunders/roseandpinkerton.gif

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    ralwusposted 7 years ago

    This is a photoshop, scopes has the skinny on it. LiamBean is right.

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      Crazdwriterposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Still could think about a dog THAT big with drool coming out you would drown!

  13. elisabethkcmo profile image81
    elisabethkcmoposted 7 years ago

    my first impression is ......it's fake
    I've learned my first impression is almost always right

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    ralwusposted 7 years ago

    Used to be a huge Great Dane that had the record, just as bad I reckon for drool. Don't know if he's still living.

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    Crazdwriterposted 7 years ago

    No sadly that Great Dane had passed on. I read it a few months ago

  16. Ivorwen profile image84
    Ivorwenposted 7 years ago

    Too bad it is a fake!  My kids would love to have a huge dog -- the little ones love riding the one we have.  smile

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    ralwusposted 7 years ago

    Ivorwen, you've seen Merlin!

    1. Ivorwen profile image84
      Ivorwenposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Yes, but I may have to visit him again!  big_smile

  18. wychic profile image80
    wychicposted 7 years ago

    I could see the possibility of a dog that big...of course, that's one that would DEFINITELY have to be properly leash-trained as a very young pup! I've been trying to work with my mom's 155lb Newfoundland pup who hasn't been properly trained yet, gets a little rough sometimes tongue.

  19. habee profile image90
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    Ralwus - the Dane you're referring to is Gibson. I believe he died recently. He was the tallest, but not the heaviest. I think another Dane now holds that title. Maybe it's one of my Great Danes!

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    pastella13posted 7 years ago

    What a giant! There wouldn't be much room left on the sofa to cuddle up to him! I wonder if other dogs are bewildered by him.

  21. theageofcake profile image76
    theageofcakeposted 7 years ago

    I've always wanted to own an Arcanine.  Being that they don't really exist, this pup would be the next best thing.

  22. Blogging Erika profile image74
    Blogging Erikaposted 7 years ago

    Oh Snopes, where would we be without you?

    I recently saw pictures of a Newfoundland mix* who's the next contender for "world's tallest dog."  He's a pretty big dog!

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/10/0 … 13273.html

    * All the news stories call him a Landseer Newf.  But as someone who works part-time for a professional breeder of Landseer Newfs, I have to say... if he's not a mix, he ought to be.

 
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