• Rare 'singing' dog, thought to be extinct in wild for 50 years, still thrives
By Katie Hunt, CNN
Updated AM EDT, Tue September 01, 2020
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    • The New Guinea Singing Dog was thought to have gone extinct in the wild in the 1970s by 2016 only a few dozen remained in captivity but were heavily inbred and also bred from other domestic breeds however a massive pureblood wild pack was discovered in 2016 it is only now that it was confirmed
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    • What's he singing doe
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    • HEY EVERYONE LISTEN! THE TALKING DOG AT THE SHELL SHACK! IT'S SINGGGIIINNNGG!!!! C'MON!!!
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    • Unironically really good news.
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    • Even tho this is a meme, this probably accurately portrays how actual biologists feel when they find this shit out
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    • Let’s gooooo
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    • nobody better fucking do shit to it or you will meet god
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    • Great, now leave them alone
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    • absolutely THRIVING
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    • They sing at bars in my local village. It’s an amazing sight
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    • Can we like rediscover mammoths or passenger pigeons or Tasmanian tigers too 👉👈
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    • Thought the audio was gonna be the dog singing 😔
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    • Stop fucking posting about it dipshits. This will make poachers go looking for it. Leave nature alone
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    • It seems like that one is missing a leg
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    • Is that the song it sings?
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    • the boy.
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    • Shell Shack
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    • Big bois back in town
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    • The Return of the King
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    • Im gonna steal one
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    • This... This Sure Does Make Me... Feel Good
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    • Thylacine next come on baby
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    • For anybody curious what the singing sounds like
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    • They got one or two of these at a zoo right by me
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    • CHAD DOGE CHAD DOGE
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    • YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES
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    • Is that the dog singing?
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    • Leave it alone you sons of bitches
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    • aww.. nice :^)
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    • Martha speaks
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    • CNN found a new 247 topic
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    • The survival Boi
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    • Y’all niggas better leave him alone
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    • HELL FUCKING YEAAAAAAH
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    • Doge 2?
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    • Oh hell yeah
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    • YES!
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    • :)
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    • Just looked them up. The singing is beautiful
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    • Where the fuck is it's rear leg
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    • I unmuted thinking it was going to be the sound of the dog
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    • Thin Lizzy is actually a great band
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    • They have amazing voices and they chose a great song to debut with. The boy are really back in town.
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    • Nice
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    • I ain’t never left
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    • THE TALKING DOG AT THE SHELL SHACK IS SINGING
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    • He wrote this song
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    • Look up Forrest Gilante if you're interested in the research of finding thought to be extinct animals. He also has a really cool show called Extinct or Alive on Discovery Channel, and he does actually find the animal a good chunk of the time.
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    • Finally some good fucking news
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    • next up is the tassie tiger
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    • Ik this is probably really dumb, but is there a possibility that they may become a domestic dog breed available to own at some point possibly before i was too die?
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    • Let's fuckiNG GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
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    • Idk about thriving he’s missing a leg
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    • He’s missing a foot
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    • Its CNN tho so i wouldnt be suprised if there wrong
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    • domestication time
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    • Looks like it’s missing a keg
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    • Good, kill em
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    • Can I hunt it now?
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    • Dad joke
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    • I need one please
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    • It’s CNN though aren’t they fake news ? Or always love to exaggerate?
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    • YES
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    • Loth wolf
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    • I wish they could find an alive Thylacine ( Tasmanian tiger)
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    • Dat look like a dingo
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    • Does it know the blues?
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    • Doggo
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    • Damn ol Katie working at 4 am. Probably trying to beat the deadline overnight
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    • Hate to break it to everyone but CNN posted this
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    • Oh it’s from CNN so the dog probably never existed and it’s just a joe Biden trying to get a child to rub his belly.
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    • DOWN in Dino's bar and grill
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    • WWWWWW
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    • He is back in town
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    • Time to breed it out of existence
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    • What he sing
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    • I love it when species that were previously thought to be extinct are rediscovered. Extinct or Alive is one of my favorite TV shows, check it out.
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    • That one rock really makes it look like it only has half of one of its legs
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    • He's the one singing "the boys are back in town."
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    • We must domesticate him
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    • Looks like a fluffy version of my dog
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    • Fuck yes dude.
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    • colonizers hate him
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    • I left but I came back
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    • Wait! Guys it's CNN, its fake :(
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    • It was never thought to be extinct
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    • Let's hear it sing you dick
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    • Is this him singing? He's very talented.
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    • Leave the animal alone. Just walk away.
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    • Damn a dog sang this?!?!
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    • Singing dog? It better bust out some j. Cole when I get it’s ass
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