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Green Dog of the Year Contest: Meet the dogs of MNN

By: Emily Murphy on Jan. 6, 2010, 8:22 a.m.
Rudy the pit bull at the beach

Photo: Sarah Hicks/MNN

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Rudy, pit bull

You might not guess, but this handsome guy is actually an undercover marine researcher — he counts dolphins and crabs in the name of science. He often loses track and has to start over.