Google celebrates US Independence Day with an interactive doodle

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Search engine giant Google has marked US Independence Day in the with an interactive Google Doodle.

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The holiday, which commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence, has been celebrated every July 4th for 237 years.

The Google Doodle, only visible in the US, features a family of animated dogs making a road trip across the US.

The doodle features them in a series of 13 locations across the US including Mount Rushmore and the Statue of Liberty.

Google has produced a doodle for Independence Day since 2000, making it the second most honoured holiday behind Thanksgiving.

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