Giant George Is Declared The World's Tallest Dog

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This huge hound officially entered the record books today as the world’s tallest dog – standing more than seven foot on its hind legs.’Giant’ George claimed the prestigious title after Guinness Records officials measured him up at 43 inches from paw to shoulder, or 7ft 3ins when ‘standing’ on his back legs.The four-year-old great dane weighs a staggering 17.5 stone and consumes 110lb of food each week.He even sleeps in his own queen-size bed.

His owner David Nasser, of Tucson, Arizona, is thrilled George has topped previous holder Titan, a four-year-old great dane from San Diego, who is 0.75 of an inch shorter than George.Before Titan, the record was held by another Great Dane, Gibson, of Grass Valley, California, who stood at 42.2 inches tall.

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Giant George Is Declared The World's Tallest Dog

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This huge hound officially entered the record books today as the world’s tallest dog – standing more than seven foot on its hind legs.’Giant’ George claimed the prestigious title after Guinness Records officials measured him up at 43 inches from paw to shoulder, or 7ft 3ins when ‘standing’ on his back legs.The four-year-old great dane weighs a staggering 17.5 stone and consumes 110lb of food each week.He even sleeps in his own queen-size bed.

His owner David Nasser, of Tucson, Arizona, is thrilled George has topped previous holder Titan, a four-year-old great dane from San Diego, who is 0.75 of an inch shorter than George.Before Titan, the record was held by another Great Dane, Gibson, of Grass Valley, California, who stood at 42.2 inches tall.

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Sad Story Of Charla Nash

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Charla Nash the 55-year-old woman who was mauled by her friend’s chimpanzee in February of 2009, will reveal her face on an episode of Oprah .The enraged chimpanzee, which was eventually shot by authorities, ripped off Nash’s hands, nose, lips, and eyelids during the attack.She is being treated at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. Nash no longer has eyes, cannot currently eat solid food, and in unable to breathe through her nose.She says that her face feels like there are “pieces of tape or gauze” on her face where the attack happened. She also says that she remembers nothing from the attack.

A picture of Charla Nash follows. Warning: it is extremely graphic:

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