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<br /> August 2010<br /> Performance<br /> Pick of<br /> the Litter<br /> Decoding<br /> Coat Color<br /> Introducing the<br /> Icelandic<br /> Sheepdog<br /> <br /> WHAT'S INSIDE<br /> august<br /> 2010<br /> Features<br /> 24 Of Human Bonding<br /> A herder by heritage, the Icelandic<br /> Sheepdog is an expert at gathering<br /> smiles.<br /> By Susan McCullough<br /> 30 Keep Them Coming<br /> Back<br /> With the arrival of Canine Partners, it's<br /> time to brush up on skills to make all<br /> newbies feel at home.<br /> By Barbara Wicklund<br /> 34 Hounding Excellence<br /> An interview with AKC Breeder of the Year<br /> Claudia Waller Orlandi, Ph.D., of Topsfield<br /> Basset Hounds.<br /> By Elaine Waldorf Gewirtz<br /> 38 Monumental Courage<br /> Honoring Virginia's fallen K-9 cops.<br /> By Jean Keating<br /> ON OUR COVER<br /> Icelandic Sheepdog<br /> by Ágúst Ágústsson<br /> Introducing the Icelandic Sheepdog 24<br /> Performance Pic<a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=1"> August 2010 Performance Pick of the Litter</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=2"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=3"> WHAT'S INSIDE august 2010 Features 24 Of Hum</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=4"> WHAT'S INSIDE august 2010 columns & departments </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=5"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=6"> PRESIDENT'S LETTER We established the AKC </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=7"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=8"> GZ EDITED BY BUD BOCCONE Medallions Honor 10 </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=9"> Z G Sponsors Set for RDO Days ADT, Invisible Fen</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=10"> GZ FROM THE CHAIRMAN W </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=11"> GZ mobile equipment trailer) units, which</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=12"> News, reviews, books & products EDITED </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=13"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=14"> GZ Each October, doc</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=15"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=16"> COMPETITIVE CANINE better breeding Rais</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=17"> fed poorly balanced homemade formulas. pn</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=18"> COMPETITIVE CANINE the judge's eye Pres</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2010 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/17f5d86c?page=19"> described in its breed standard. 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