• Female dog gives birth to the World’s first genetically identical twin puppies (photos)

    Female dog gives birth to the World’s first genetically identical twin puppies (photos)

    Outside of humans and one species of armadillo, identical twins seem to be extremely rare. Now for the first time a bitch has given birth to a pair of identical twins in South Africa’s Rant en Dal Animal Hospital.

    Vet. Dr Kurt de Cramer was performing a Caesarean section on a female Irish wolfhound that showed distress and prolonged abdominal straining when she was due to give birth but noticed something abnormal.

    Dr Cramer said he noticed that the wolfhound had an […]