And the results are adorable!
A Yorkshire-based couple cloned their dog to help deal with the loss of their longtime friend and companion.
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Laura and Richard’s dog, Dylan, passed away on June 30, 2015.
Laura Jacques & Richard Remde
They knew that they wanted to preserve their memory of him in some way.
Inspired by another UK family who had their dog cloned while it was still alive, Laura and Richard called Sooam Biotech, who said that they could freeze some of Dylan’s cells until they were ready to try to clone him.