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  • East Asian East Asian (culture)
  • Mountain Dweller Mountain Dweller (attribute)
  • Troublesome Troublesome (behaviour)

A beast from the mythologies of China that was reported to have lived amongst the creatures of the mountains. The Shanhu was a dog that had a human face. Seeing one would be a dark omen that hurricanes and formidable winds in the area were imminent.

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