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The Difference between Natural Selection and Selective Breeding in Dogs
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The Difference between Natural Selection and Selective Breeding in Dogs

Selective breeding is used by dog breeders, as well as breeders of horses, cows and other livestock. As its name implies, breeders who are looking for a particular characteristic in an animal will select only those animals with that characteristic for breeding. Racehorses and Greyhounds are selectively bred for speed. An American male horse that...