basenji


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small smooth-haired breed of African origin having a tightly curled tail and the inability to bark

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Afghan hounds are put through their paces in the show ring; Katrina Pettitt, aged nine, from Devon, with Ella, her Bedlington Terrier; I can get tired of this: A Basenji in the show ring; Too tired to care: Basset Hounds wait their turn
The Basenji Revalation is an addictive and suspenseful read.
Basset Hound Floyd (top) and rare Basenji Ossie and Lionel try to sniff out the prizes.
Breeder Paul Singleton was celebrating at last year's Crufts after his Basenji named Champion Jethard Cidevant won the Best in Show 2001 title.
The basenji, an African wolf dog, is the only dog that cannot bark.
A ten-year-old Basenji made a lucky escape from death on 6 June after a United Airlines pilot diverted his aircraft so that the dog could be offloaded before it froze in an unheated cargo hold.
He snapped up Basenji, a three-year-old Wolfhound gelding, for 3,800gns.
Some of the least common breeds in Indianapolis include the Australian Cattle Dog, Basenji and Puli.
There is a dog that can't bark, a basenji, an African wolf dog.
Adam Freedman of Harvard University and an international group of collaborators compared DNA from three breeds of dogs (a boxer, a Basenji and an Australian dingo) to that of three gray wolves (Canis lupus) from Croatia, China and Israel--three locations proposed as centers of dog domestication.
QUETTA, March 22, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Balochistan Minister for Irrigation and Power Sardar Mohammad Aslam Basenji held Pakistan Mines Development Corporation (PMDC) responsible for the Sorange coalmine mishap leaving as many as 50 miners dead.
She makes weekly rounds with her African basenji dog Fendi as part of the hospital's pet therapy program.
Last year's show was postponed because of foot and mouth, and eventually took place in May when a two-year-old Basenji called Champion Jethard Cidevant - Cid to his friends - took the Best in Show prize home to Essex.
Congratulations to Sid the Basenji who won Best of Breed at Crufts over the weekend.