In the United States died the world's largest dog
In the US city of Tucson, Arizona, died giant dog Great Dane Giant George.
A giant dog died on 17 October. According to the owners of George, just a week later he was eight years old.
The cause of death of the animal is not reported. There is also no information on the date and place of the funeral of George.
In 2010, Giant George hit the Guinness Book of Records as the biggest dog in the world. His height at withers was 110 cm, and weight - 111 kg.
According to the dog owners, because of the sheer size of it it was difficult to walk and run around the playground for dogs in standard sizes.
However, communication with relatives he replaced an active lifestyle among people. George attended various television shows and participated in charity events.
A year ago, the Giant George has a competitor - Great Dane named Zeus from Michigan. The Guinness Book of Records, Zeus, born in 2008, is included with the growth 112 cm.