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Muscovites and Their Dogs Race Cross-Country for Charity

More than 200 runners and their four-legged friends put their best feet — and paws — forward this weekend for the Fast Dog Cross Country charity run in Moscow's Bitsevsky Forest Park.

The annual race raises money to help support animal shelter and rescue efforts.

Take a look at the fast-paced race in action:

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