Making the Book: 2013 Guinness World Records


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Guinness has announced the newest world record holders, and here is just a sampling of the equine-related world records:

Oklahoma Sam – World’s Tallest Donkey

“Sam” is owned by Linda Davis in Watsonville, Calif., and has officially measured at 15.3 hands–a full 11 inches taller than her breed standard.

The 4-year-old really dwarfs her barn mates, which include a duck, goose, and four cats. That doesn’t seem to bother them because, according to the profile, this animal family seems to get along quite well

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