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Answered 2011-02-09 23:24:02

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.

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