Pricey Pup: Tibetan Mastiff Sold for $2 Million

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(Photo Credit: Twitter via Yahoo News)

(Photo Credit: Twitter via Yahoo News)

It could be one of the highest prices ever paid for a dog.

A Tibetan mastiff puppy was sold for nearly $2 million in China, according to AFP.

The mastiff is one year old, according to reports.

According to AFP, pure Tibetan mastiffs are extremely rare and are known for being loyal and protective. It was purchased by a property developer at a pet expo.

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**The mastiff purchased is on the left in the picture below**