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Often confused with A Dalmation due to the very similar coat patterns, the Roverhound was bred to track and hunt Rovers even through thick underbrush and in dense forests. These hardy dogs could chew through brake lines of a moving Rover, preparing it for crash and easy capture. They can be identified by the SU carb-shaped markings on their haunches and that they are the only dogs known to leak oil.

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Something is proportionally off with that car. The deep rocker panels give it an overbite.