The folks at the Guinness Book of Records have made it official: Jiff, the Pomeranian pooch that can walk on his back legs and his front legs — separately — is “the fastest dog on two paws.”
The pint-sized pooch set two records: one for walking only on his hind legs and one for walking only on his front. To set the record, he needed to walk 10 meters on his hind legs and 5 meters on his front legs in less than 10 seconds.
With the judges from Guinness on hand, Jiff knocked out both tests in under the required time — on the first try. He was awarded the two records and posed for this official portrait:
Prepare yourself for a tsunami of cuteness and watch the report from the Guinness World Records website:
By the way, the 60th anniversary of the Guinness World Records book is due out next month — since he’s part of the new book, Jiff received an advance copy:
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