When it comes to high speed dogs, you might want to consider large dogs with long legs. But Macho de Russell Terrier proved that sight can be deceptive. This talented dog recently broke a unique Guinness World Record, making him the fastest dog to run bases at a baseball stadium.
Getting a dog to all four bases in a row requires a lot of effort and attention. So, Machu Picchu is a special kid, and he’s proud of his unique achievement. Also, there are other notable tricks to show this thrill-seeking dog.
The master of the house runs the run.
Machu and his man, Lori Signs, have worked together for a year and a half to improve their base management skills. When it came down. Record breaker Run, the signals were very nervous. No matter how talented Machu Picchu is, he is still a dog that can be easily distracted.
“I didn’t sleep at all, I was nervous,” Signs said. No matter, he’s still a dog. It could be a stray pigeon, a gopher or a falling leaf. We were all just holding our breath.
Balloons were placed at each base to move Machu in the right direction. For some reason, Machu Picchu likes to throw balloons, and he does so with great enthusiasm. The record was set on September 24, 2021 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The event was sponsored by the Lucy Pete Foundation and Lucy Pet Food, which Mako proudly eats.
Machu ran the bases in just 21.06 seconds, surpassing the previous record of 24 seconds. Even after touching all the bases, the enthusiastic dogs keep running around the field.
A terrier of many abilities.
Running bases is not Mako’s only ability. He is also known for his impressive dock diving skills, and of course his, his balloon popping talent. Every time Mako completes a trick, his man is more than proud of it. She claims to be the most award-winning Russell Terrier in history.
“He was perfect. He hit a Grand Slam home run. It was amazing. I’m very proud,” Signs said. “I started crying when he crossed the plate of the house. All my emotions came out.”
After an interesting record, Machu took a well-authentic nap. Marks also gave her a delicious prime rib dinner at home, which she definitely deserves! The ribs were probably tasty, it was as interesting to him as the balloons.