This dog has the world's longest tongue!1:16
Meet Mochi, who holds the Guinness World Record title for the dog with the longest tongue. Source: Getty
Mochi - Dog With Longest Tongue. Picture: Kevin Scott Ramos/Guinness World RecordsSource:Supplied
TONGUES are certainly wagging over this new award winner.
Saint bernard Mochi, or Mo for short, has just been named Guinness World Records-holder for having the longest tongue on a dog — measuring at 18.6cm.
Mochi, the saint bernard with the world’s longest tongue for a dog. Picture: Kevin Scott Ramos / Guinness World RecordsSource:Supplied
That smashes the previous record of just 11.4cm for a Pekingese called Puggy.
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Owner Carla Rickert said eight-year-old Mo, who she adopted from an animal rescue centre six years ago, is something of a celebrity at home in South Dakota.
But while passers-by stop to get selfies with Mo, it’s not all a dog’s life.
The poor pup suffers from some breathing problems, struggles to pick up objects and produces a lot of slobber because of how much space her large tongue takes up in her mouth.
Originally published as Mo’s got longest tongue record licked