Dogs: A domesticated and loyal animal 

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Dogs are a domesticated species of mammal 

The scientific name for the domestic dog is Canis lupus familiaris. 

Dogs come in a variety of shapes and sizes, with over 340 recognized breeds by the American Kennel Club. 

Dogs are descendants of wolves and have been selectively bred for specific traits 

and behaviors over thousands of years. 

Dogs have an excellent sense of smell, hearing, and vision, making them useful for hunting, herding, and as service animals.