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Madison Blythe, 1, and her mother, Cheryl Blythe, visit Tuesday with Goliath, promoted as the world’s tallest living horse. Goliath stands at 19.1 hands (one hand equals 4 inches), and is 6 feet 5 inches at the withers. Goliath can be seen today at The Farm Store in Penn Valley. The 2,300-pound, 12-year-old Percheron is touring the nation with Priefert Manufacturing handler Cody Smith of Mount Pleasant, Texas.

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