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Tibetan mastiff twins sell for record-breaking $3 million in China

Christian Science Monitor - 19 Mar 2014
One of the twins — a golden-haired Tibetan mastiff — was sold for $12 million yuan, and his red-haired brother went for $6 million yuan. Zhang said the buyer, from eastern Shandong province, paid him the 18 million yuan with his credit card. Zhang ...
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How Mastiffs Became the World's Top Dogs

Smithsonian - 24 May 2017
With its shaggy ruff and enormous stature, the mastiff is the most adorable giant to thrive in the thin air of the Tibetan Plateau, where the average elevation is around 15,000 feet. But just how did the dogs get so good at mountain living? It appears ...
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Raising Tibetan Mastiffs boosts farmer incomes

The Kathmandu Post - 13 Jun 2017
Raising cattle is a common means of earning a stable livelihood in the villages of the country. Farmers usually rear goats, sheep, pigs and similar other animals; but nowadays, raising and selling puppies has become a productive and lucrative ...
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Rock Dog review – off-key Sing knock-off makes up the numbers

The Guardian - 15 Jun 2017
This makeweight, narratively haphazard digimation synthesises Kung Fu Panda and School of Rock, without going to the expense of hiring Jack Black. Guitar-toting Tibetan mastiff Bodi's protection of a mountain sheep community proceeds via riffs and ...
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Chinese City Institutes One-Dog Policy

Smithsonian - 09 Jun 2017
The policy also bans a number of “ferocious” dog breeds, among them Dobermans, Pitbulls, and Tibetan Mastiffs, writes Eleanor Ross of Newsweek. Owners are required to register their pets with the authorities, and anyone who violates the rules will be ...
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Oregon 10-year old attacked by four Mastiff dogs.

Sky Valley Chronicle - 04 Jun 2017
A Tibetan Mastiff dog at a hostel in Peking, China. Photo by timquijano/Wikimedia Commons Lic. (KLAMATH FALLS, ORE.) -- A 10-year-old girl in Oregon has been hospitalized for treatment of injuries she received when attacked by her neighbor's four ...
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Summer Movie Series at Fruitland Park Public Library

Villages-News - 16 Jun 2017
On Friday, June 23, 2017 from 1 – 3 p.m. at the Fruitland Park Public Library in the Meeting Room, the Family Movie will be Rock Dog. For the Tibetan mastiffs on Snow Mountain, a dog's life has a simple riff — guard a peaceful village of sheep from ...
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Rock Dog: Film review

The London Economic - 15 Jun 2017
J.K Simmons, Eddie Izzard and Luke Wilson stars in Ash Brannon's new animation feature about a Tibetan mastiff dog who dreams of becoming a rock star. This cute and thoroughly likeable movie does a good job in keeping you entertained, but is sadly let ...
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Rock Dog: Nothing like a hound dog

Belfast Telegraph - 16 Jun 2017
A Tibetan Mastiff bows down at the altar of the rock gods and discovers the inner riff of a true hero in Ash Brannon's computer animated fable. Bodi (voiced by Luke Wilson) is a teenage rebel who has been raised by his stern father, Khampa (JK Simmons ...
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@ The Movies With Mark Hinson

Tallahassee.com - 15 Jun 2017
A young Tibetan mastiff living on a remote mountain where music is forbidden goes against his father's wishes by becoming the member of a pop band in this animated adventure-comedy. Also featuring the voices of Lewis Black, Kenan Thompson and Eddie ...
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Around the Canyon: Week of June 7

Grand Canyon News - 06 Jun 2017
This week's matinee is “Rock Dog” (Rated PG) starring Luke Wilson, Eddie Izzard and J.K. Simmons. When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into ...
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Tibetan Mastiffs Thrive at High Altitude

The Bark (blog) - 12 Dec 2016
Like their human counterparts, Tibetan Mastiffs can also live in regions most others can't—in the thin mountain air above 4,000 meters. The lead researcher and geneticist, Zhen Wang, believes that similar to people, this ability was acquired by ...
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New on DVD: 'Get Out,' 'Logan' 'The Great Wall'

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 25 May 2017
Actor/comedian Jordan Peele's directorial debut is smart horror film about a young African-American man's visit to the country home of his white girlfriend and her family that takes a chilling turn. The extras include an alternate ending, deleted ...
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Friday Story Times for Preschoolers hosted

Litchfield County Times - 24 May 2017
When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events. Rated PG - 90 minutes. Popcorn will be served ...

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