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The two dog breeds shown demonstrate the high level of diversity seen in dog breeds (see Boyko et al., e 1000451). The larger black dog is an Afghan hound, which is a classic sight hound. The smaller white dog is a Chihuahua mix and is among the smallest of the domestic dog breeds. In addition to body size, the dogs differ in fur length and texture, skull shape, and leg length.

Image Credit: Elaine Ostrander

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