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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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Taking packs of canines for a walk

Stuff.co.nz - 26 Jul 2017
The dogs learn how to walk on a leash nicely, basic commands, how to stay close and respect other people on the track. Gabby Granatir with her dog Appa, a Tibetan Mastiff. BEATRICE RANDELL/STUFF. Gabby Granatir with her dog Appa, a Tibetan Mastiff.
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25-Cent Flicks Offer Summery Savings

Volume One - 19 Jul 2017
Micon Cinemas in Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls provide a slate of inexpensive animated options. Looking to cool off during the dog-days of summer? Want to catch up on the latest animated kids films? Just scoop between the couch cushions and find a ...
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7 things to do in the Inland Empire this week (July 14-20)

Press-Enterprise - 13 Jul 2017
The movie's main character is Bodi the Tibetan Mastiff, who guards a quiet village from wolves with his family. But when Bodi discovers a radio dropped by a plane, he decides he wants to be a rock star. The film is screening as part of Starlight ...
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Upcoming at Acton Memorial Library

Wicked Local Acton - 06 Jul 2017
“For the Tibetan mastiffs on Snow Mountain, a dog's life has a simple riff — guard a peaceful village of sheep from the thuggish wolf Linnux and his rabid pack. To avoid distractions, mastiff leader Khampa forbids all music. However, when his son Bodi ...
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Free movies to screen at library

Marion County Record - 12 Jul 2017
In the July 19 movie, a Tibetan mastiff must defy naysayers in his remote mountain community to follow his dream of becoming a rock star like his idol, Angus Scattergood. However, there's no one left to guard the sheep when he goes away to seek his ...
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China first country to clone dogs via gene editing

Global Times - 06 Jul 2017
A cloned dog would be able to help with that," said Zhao. China's first commercial cloning company was established in 2014 in East China's Shandong Province with the birth of three cloned Tibetan mastiff puppies, the Xinhua News Agency reported.
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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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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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Leo The Lovable Tibetan Mastiff At Popcorn Park Zoo Is Very Ill

Patch.com - 04 Apr 2017
For more than a year, the dedicated staff at Popcorn Park Zoo has been trying to find Leo, a Tibetan mastiff, a loving, forever home. Leo was imported from China as a small puppy. He was removed from a terribly neglectful home when he as only 10 months ...
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Tibetan Mastiffs: Abandoned and dangerous

thethirdpole.net - 02 Feb 2017
The Tibetan mastiff, a breed of sheepdog native to the highlands, has long been kept by nomadic households as a loyal guardian of family and livestock against potential threats. The massive dogs, some weighing as much as 70 kg, are fierce companions.
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Giant Tibetan Mastiff Snuggles With Precious Little Girl

Rickey.org - 18 Feb 2017
Tibetan Mastiffs might look huge but they do get along well with kids! This two-year-old Tibetan Mastiff, named Simba, is a gentle giant and is best friends with his little owner Weiwei. The two love to play together and this video shows little Weiwei ...
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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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Rocker stages comeback tour

China.org.cn - 27 Jun 2017
However, after giving his last tour in 2006, Zheng slowed down and withdrew from the limelight, focusing on fatherhood, yoga and meditation, and a book project, titled Rock Dog, which is about a Tibetan mastiff that pursues a musical dream. In 2016 ...
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Most Expensive Dog In The World Is A Tibetan Mastiff

Huffington Post - 14 Feb 2016
The ultra-affluent love their dogs just as much as they love driving fancy cars, spending lots of money on lavish dinners and living in the manors that they call “humble homes.” So it makes perfect sense that they'd overspend on a pet. Right? This begs ...

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