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dingo

Australian wild dog (Canis antarticas, C. dingo), 20 inches high, 30 inches long, and weight 50 lb, whole colored yellow, sable, red. Large pricked ears. Predatory on sheep flocks and calves, possibly small humans.
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The largest and most diverse group contains sequences found in the ancient dog breeds, including the dingo and the New Guinea singing dog, along with many modern breeds, such as the collie and retriever.
Leading the pack of potential suppliers is the German firm of Krauss-Maffei Wegmannand their Dingo family of APVs (pictured above).
Canadian soldiers who have served in Afghanistan have become familiar with the Dingo as it is already in operational use with the German contingent of the ISAF.