Orthos

Also known as Orthrus.

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  • Greek Greek (culture)
  • Rural Rural (attribute)
  • Deadly Deadly (behaviour)

From the Greek myths this dog guarded the red-purple cattle of the monster Geryon. It spotted Hercules trying to steal the cattle and warned its owner. Orthos fought Hercules with the help from the Centaur Eurytion but the dog was defeated and clubbed to death.

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