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<br /> February 2011<br /> Giving back<br /> to Breeders<br /> Battling<br /> the Bulge<br /> Introducing the<br /> Norwegian<br /> Lundehund<br /> ad_template_gazette_Layout 1 1/7/11 10:23 AM Page 1<br /> WHAT'S INSIDE<br /> february<br /> 2011<br /> Features<br /> 22 Built for Cliffhanging<br /> …and Cuddling<br /> The Norwegian Lundehund's six-toed paw<br /> is just one feature that sets this Non-<br /> Sporting Group newcomer apart.<br /> By Mara Bovsun<br /> National Championship<br /> Roundup<br /> 28 Heavenly Bodies<br /> The World Challenge drew canine stars<br /> from all points on the globe.<br /> By Elaine Waldorf Gewirtz<br /> 30 Awesome Aussie<br /> A red-haired herder triumphs at Long<br /> Beach.<br /> 32 Golden Glory<br /> The 16th annual National Obedience<br /> Invitational brought out the country's best<br /> 117 dogs and their handlers.<br /> 34 Up, Over & Wow!<br /> The AKC Agility Invitational showcased the<br <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=1"> February 2011 Giving</a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=2"> ad_template_gazette_Layout 1 1/7/11 10:23 AM P</a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=3"> WHAT'S INSIDE february 2011 Features 22 Built </a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=4"> WHAT'S INSIDE february 2011 columns & department</a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=5"> </a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=6"> PRESIDENT'S LETTER The Grand Champion </a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=7"> PPI MTB No Asterisk_FD 8/3/10 9:13 AM Page 1</a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=8"> GZ EDITED BY BUD BOCCONE “Time 2 Beat” Agilit</a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=9"> Z G FROM THE CHAIRMAN For the first time in the</a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=10"> GZ Times Past It Happens Every Wednesday I'm wr</a> <a title="February 2011 AKC Gazette page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0f3a8bec?page=11"> Put ’Er thErE, PartnEr! 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