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This Floofy Sheepdog Reveals Its Doggie Ancestor From 200 Years Ago

DNA technology reveals that Patagonian sheepdogs are the closest living relative to now-extinct varieties of herding dogs of Victorian era Britain

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Patagonian sheepdog in the field. (Credit: Rodrigo MuΓ±oz / CC-BY 4.0)

Looking rather like a sheep itself, the floofy Patagonian sheepdog is rare (only several hundred are alive today), and it…

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