(Of an animal) resulting from the crossing of different breeds or types: a mixed-breed dog
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- Mixed-breed dogs, once the domain of US animal shelters, are being sought by an increasing number of Americans looking for special pooches.
- The mixed-breed cat, Westy, was adopted by a veterinary hospital worker after undergoing three major surgeries.
- In a chapter about animal ghosts Cornell tells of his dog, a mixed-breed female he named Boozer after it consumed a quantity of beer at a party.