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Comai County

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Comai County

Comai County
Tibetan transcription(s)
Chinese transcription(s)
Location of Comai County within Tibet
Location of Comai County within Tibet
Comai County is located in Tibet
Comai County
Comai County
Location in Tibet
Country China
Province Tibet
Prefecture Shannan Prefecture
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Comai County (Tibetan: མཚོ་སམད་རྫོང་Wylie: mtsho smad rdzong, Chinese: 措美县; Pinyin: Cuòměi Xiàn) is a county of the Shannan Prefecture located in the south-east of the Tibet Autonomous Region,

Comai County is famous for its Tibetan Mastiffs and known as the home of Tibetan Mastiff.

Tibetan Mastiff is 24-28 inches tall (at shoulder) and weighs 140-180 pounds. The dog is commonly found wearing a red yak's-hair collar.


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