03 October 2013 07:15 | By Maureen O'Hare, Ed Sol
Animals of the month: September 2013

A Komondor let loose



A Komondor, a traditional Hungarian guard dog, shakes its long fur in Bodony, 130 km northeast of Budapest (© REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh)
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This amazing creature might look like an enormous animate kitchen mop, but is actually a Komondor, a traditional Hungarian guard dog. Their fur coat can weigh as much as 30 kg. This one was snapped in Bodony, northeast of Budapest, on 3 September.

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