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Sunday 24th of April 2005

15 years ago

The world's first cloned dog Snuppy is born in Seoul National University, Seoul, Seoul National Capital Area, South Korea.

Snuppy was created using a cell from an ear from an adult Afghan hound and involved 123 surrogate mothers of which only three produced pups. Snuppy being the sole survivor. Snuppy was named as a portmanteau of the initials of the Seoul National University (SNU) and the word 'puppy'.