New Scientist: Fluorescent puppy is world's first transgenic dog
A cloned beagle named Ruppy—short for Ruby Puppy—is the world's first transgenic dog. She and four other beagles all produce a fluorescent protein that glows red under ultraviolet light.
Fluorescent puppies, I ask you. What a totally wasted opportunity. If we're going to genetically engineer dogs, why not engineer them to do something useful?
Yes, that's right, I'm on about talking dogs again.
Just imagine: a talking dog.