Sep. 14, 2012 at 2:35 PM ET
With a name like Zeus, this dog was born to tower over all others, and now he’s officially being recognized as the world's tallest by Guinness World Records.
When the 3-year-old Great Dane stands up on his hind legs, he’s 7-foot-4, beating out the previous record-holder, Giant George, by an inch.
Owner Denise Doorlag tells the Associated Press that she had to buy a van just to truck this other-worldly, 155-pound hound around.
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