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Stray dogs with bright blue fur found in Russia

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital where it was taken for examination in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia February 16, 2021. The pack of stray dogs with blue fur was found earlier this month near an abandoned chemical plant in the city of Dzerzhinsk. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital where it was taken for examination in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia February 16, 2021. The pack of stray dogs with blue fur was found earlier this month near an abandoned chemical plant...more

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital where it was taken for examination in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia February 16, 2021. The pack of stray dogs with blue fur was found earlier this month near an abandoned chemical plant in the city of Dzerzhinsk. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva
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A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. The dogs' conditions is normal, head of veterinary clinic 'Zoozastchita NN' Ilya Kazakov said. The cause of the color change remains unknown, he said, and the clinic is working on establishing what chemical agent caused the color change.

REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. The dogs' conditions is normal, head of veterinary clinic 'Zoozastchita NN' Ilya Kazakov said. The cause of the color change remains unknown, he said,...more

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. The dogs' conditions is normal, head of veterinary clinic 'Zoozastchita NN' Ilya Kazakov said. The cause of the color change remains unknown, he said, and the clinic is working on establishing what chemical agent caused the color change. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva
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A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital where it was taken for examination in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. If the dogs' lives and health are not under threat, they are expected to be released after undergoing sterilization.

REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital where it was taken for examination in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. If the dogs' lives and health are not under threat, they are expected to be released after undergoing...more

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital where it was taken for examination in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. If the dogs' lives and health are not under threat, they are expected to be released after undergoing sterilization. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva
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Dogs with blue fur are pictured inside cages at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. Despite the huge public interest in the dogs, the clinic has yet to receive any adoption offers.

REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

Dogs with blue fur are pictured inside cages at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. Despite the huge public interest in the dogs, the clinic has yet to receive any adoption offers. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

Dogs with blue fur are pictured inside cages at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. Despite the huge public interest in the dogs, the clinic has yet to receive any adoption offers. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva
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A dog with blue fur lies inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

A dog with blue fur lies inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

A dog with blue fur lies inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva
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A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva

A dog with blue fur is pictured inside a cage at a veterinary hospital in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. REUTERS/Anastasia Makarycheva
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