Facebook founder’s NW acquisition

Mar 8, 2011, 5:48 PM | Updated: Mar 28, 2011, 3:46 pm

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was in Oregon recently to acquire something special – an adorable puppy.

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Zuckerberg adopted the puppy from Pannonia Alpacas & Kennel in Grants Pass. The dog they picked is a Puli, which is an ancient Hungarian sheepdog. They’re known for their wavy, curly coat, which tends to clump together. Pulis don’t shed, which makes them hypoallergenic and good pets for people with allergies.

They named the puppy Beast. Beast has a Facebook page and has picked up more than 40,000 fans this week. Beast’s bio reads:

I belong to Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan. I am a Puli, which is a type of Hungarian Sheepdog. I was born in Grants Pass, Oregon and now I live in Palo Alto with Mark and Cilla. I am extremely cute.

Beast’s personal interests include cuddling, loving and eating. Here are more pics from the pup’s page:

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Facebook founder’s NW acquisition