Comai County

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Comai County
措美县མཚོ་སམད་རྫོང་།
County
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
Coordinates: 28°44′59″N 91°46′54″E / 28.74972°N 91.78167°E / 28.74972; 91.78167
Country China
Province Tibet
Prefecture-level city Shannnan
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 Shannnan 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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Coordinates: 28°44′59″N 91°46′54″E / 28.74972°N 91.78167°E / 28.74972; 91.78167