Seoul University Scientists Clone Two Female Puppies

Published: Jul 13, 2006

By Kwon Keun-young -- A team of Seoul National University scientists has confirmed it has cloned two female puppies to be mates for the male dog, Snuppy, which the team cloned last year. The cloned puppies, Afghan hounds like Snuppy, were named Bona and Peace. Bona was born on June 18 and Peace was born on July 10, the team said. The project was launched in March. Of 12 surrogate mother dogs, three became pregnant. The two puppies were born through Caesarian operation.

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