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World's tallest dog, a blue Great Dane, dies

By: News services
October 24, 2013 Updated: October 24, 2013 at 8:50 am
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photo - Dave Nasser and George, the Great Dane. (Courtesy the Arizona Daily Star, 2009)
Dave Nasser and George, the Great Dane. (Courtesy the Arizona Daily Star, 2009) 

Giant George, the word’s tallest dog, passed away just a month shy of his eighth birthday in Tucson, Ariz.

A blue Great Dane, he stood 7-foot-3 tall when standing on his hind legs and was named the "Tallest Dog Ever" by the Guinness Book of World Records in 2010.

Giant George weighed 245 pounds and ate a whopping 180 pounds of food a month.

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