They didn't want to test a human so they sent a dog first which actually is still in space because back then they didn't have a tracking device to send in space, so they sent it , thinking it would come back down but it stayed up there and no one has seen that poor little dog ever since.
Russia or any other country has not sent any dogs to the moon. All the dogs sent into space by Russia have been to earth orbit only. Laika, the first dog in space, was a mongrel but said to be mostly Siberian Husky.
No country has ever sent a dog to the moon.
No dog has ever been sent to the moon.
No dogs have been sent to or landed on the moon.
Russia sent a dog before the US sent chimps.
There has never been a dog on the moon. However, a dog named Laika was sent into space by the Russians.
Laika the dog was sent into orbit in 1957.
No there was no dog . But the Russian sent a dog called Lyka.
Belka and Strelka from Russia
Russia sent a dog. The USA sent a chimp.
they also sent Monkeys. They did this to see what would happen if they sent them to the moon and Other places.
Although dogs have been sent into orbit of the Earth, they have not yet landed on the moon.
Laika? That's what I heard. Another Answer: No dog has ever been to the moon. The Russians sent a dog into space orbit for a few days in the early sixties though.
Laika was the first dog in space and Russia (Then the USSR) was the country that did it.
No. Russia sent a dog named Laika into space first.
Lakia, a dog abord the Sputnik 2, from Soviet Russia.
The only animals to visit the moon have been humans. In all, NASA sent 24 men around the moon, 12 of which landed and walked on the moon.
a dog called Laika was sent to space
A live prairie dog was sent to the president by Lewis and Clark.
A live prairie dog.
Neil Armstrong and some other people. Also Russia were the first people that sent something up to space because they sent a dog but that dog died when it came up to space.
Laika was an eleven pound mongrel female
No dog was sent into space in 1997