Huurtons were large, slender, canine creatures native to the planet Dantooine. They were characterized as having armored backs, long claws, and were highly aggressive. The females were the hunters. There was also a separate species of huurtons known as huurton howlers. Some were turned into cyborgs in the Imperial installation, Warren, on Dantooine.
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