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Tallest ever dog revealed in new Guinness Book of Records

A Great Dane who towers 2.2 metres (7 feet 4 inches) on his hind legs is named the tallest dog ever recorded in the latest Guinness Book of World Records launched on Thursday.

Tallest ever dog revealed in new Guinness Book of Records
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Sleeping Australian teen in dingo incident

An Australian teenager told Wednesday of her sleeping bag being torn off by a dingo as she slept at a campsite, weeks after a landmark ruling that a baby was snatched in 1980 by one of the wild dogs.

Sleeping Australian teen in dingo incident
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Cost of most expensive dog haircuts in Almaty unveiled

The most expensive dog haircut costs 15 thousand tenge ($100) in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Cost of most expensive dog haircuts in Almaty unveiled
Dogs may protect babies from some infections: study
Dogs may protect babies from some infections: study

Babies who spend time around pet dogs have fewer ear infections and respiratory ailments than those whose homes are animal-free.

Dogs may protect babies from some infections: study
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Ridder's mailmen bring shockers to work

Packs of stray dogs attack mailmen in Ridder.

Ridder's mailmen bring shockers to work
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Dogs are trained to fight against terrorism in Kokshetau

Specially trained dog-strike-fighters will help policemen against terrorism in Kokshetau.

Dogs are trained to fight against terrorism in Kokshetau
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Foreign training of Kazakh dog handlers costs $300 thousand

Almost $300 thousand were spent by the U.S. Department of State in four years for foreign training of dog handlers of Kazakhstan law-enforcement authorities.

Foreign training of Kazakh dog handlers costs $300 thousand
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Dogs to help Karaganda children with ICP

First canistherapy center in Kazakhstan opened in Karaganda.

Dogs to help Karaganda children with ICP
Alabai Kadar. Photo courtesy of chixi.narod.ru
Alabai from Karaganda won the title of Young World Champion in Paris

1-y.o. Alabai dog called Kadar from Karaganda received a golden award in junior category at the World Dog Show held in Paris.

Alabai from Karaganda won the title of Young World Champion in Paris