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    Russia Develops Bulletproof Vest for Police Dogs

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    St. Petersburg-based company Scientific Production Association of Special Materials released an armored jacket designed especially for dogs.

    The canine body armor called Nord can protect an animal not only from sticks and stones but also from explosive fragments and even a 7.62-mm bullet.

    The technology was developed mostly for police dogs and may be high in demand following the death of a French police dog during the recent anti-terrorist raids in Saint-Denis.


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