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<br /> INTRODUCING<br /> the Dogue de<br /> July 2008 Bordeaux<br /> YOURDOGGIVESYOU100%.<br /> RETURNTHEFAVOR.<br /> ita ins, Minerals<br /> i<br /> m<br /> &<br /> V<br /> A<br /> d<br /> m<br /> e<br /> d<br /> n<br /> d<br /> o<br /> A<br /> A<br /> h<br /> c<br /> t<br /> i<br /> w<br /> d i<br /> s<br /> NUTRITION<br /> FILLER<br /> ©2008 P&G<br /> Contents<br /> JULY 2008<br /> COLUMNS/DEPARTMENTS<br /> 2<br /> 4<br /> 10<br /> 12<br /> 18<br /> 20<br /> 22<br /> 24<br /> 26<br /> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=1"> INTRODUCING </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=2"> YOURDOGGIVESYOU100%. RETURNTHEFAVOR</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=3"> Contents JULY 2008 COLUMNS/DEPARTMENTS 2 </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=4"> President's Letter EaCOcluhutbsyteasaenrnddtihnse</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=5"> Dogs will be dogs,thanks to K9 Advantix®. </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=6"> AKC® Updates Edited by BUD BOCCONE </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=7"> FROM THE CHAIRMAN ThwsixisltlShceaplnetenbmura</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=8"> AKC Updates Nancy Lindsay 1931–2008 NaMni</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=9"> Foodfor Heroes. </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=10"> AKC Updates AMERICAN KENNEL CLIPS Kansas City Ex</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=11"> Heartwarming, hand-painted ornaments fe</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=12"> SPOTLIGHTon the Specialties Recognizes Best of B</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=13"> SHANGRI-LA DOGS PHOTOGRAPHY O'BRIEN PHOTOS KURTIS</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=14"> On All Fronts After the flood As floodwat</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=15"> Edited by REBECCA WALLWORK HAVE DOG, WILL TRAVEL </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=16"> On All Fronts TAKE A HIKE G </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=17"> Paid Advertisement GENIUS-LEVEL THINKING AT A</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=18"> On All Fronts PAWS UP … to the New York State Ba</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=19"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=20"> Better Breeding BY JEFF GROGNET, DVM Whelp</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=21"> also begins to dilate, but this is detectab</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=22"> The Judge's Eye BY DOROTHY MACDONALD Using </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=23"> BASSET HOUND/MARY BLOOM they are judged on a tab</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=24"> Future Fancy BY KATE ELDREDGE Juniors help ru</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=25"> TOM ELDREDGE finish line, a score sheet runner t</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=26"> Nutrition BY CAROLINE COILE, PH.D. Be Kin</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=27"> CHRISTINE BALDERAS/ISTOCK.COM decrease the BUN, </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=28"> The Versatile Dog BY DON GOLD The performer b</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=29"> Unlike other dog sports, herding involve</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=30"> Healthy Dog Edited BY BRONWYN TAGGART </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=31"> Month-long flea protection in a chewable</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=32"> Healthy Dog AKC/CHF Breeders Symposia Topics ..</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=33"> WHAT'S ON TAP? Atesinsusuuemrtemoetrhisatet,miyt</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=34"> Massive Marvelous , —and </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=35"> By Mara Bovsun Two decades ago, this rare </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=36"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=37"> Silly Film, Serious Fanciers Popularity inspi</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=38"> The 2006 inductee into the Working Dogue Hall of </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=39"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=40"> Rottweiler fancier, Barr came to the breed after </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=41"> General Appearance The Dogue de Bordeaux is</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=42"> Coming HOME </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=43"> COURTESY LISA PETERSON The doctor took one l</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=44"> “Sure enough it was Klondike, and the poor do</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=45"> TOP: COURTESY SHARON SAKSON; BOTTOM: ALBERT JACKM</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=46"> the tFhoer hleanlfsatcAemnteuriyc,aJ'somhonstAprs</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=47"> HANDLER'S HERITAGE Back in the days when Lass</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=48"> PHOTO FINISHERS In their teens, both brothers</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=49"> MARY BLOOM In an era when photographers deve</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=50"> BY MATTHEW SCHENKER </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=51"> PRIME PUPPIES Since the late 1950s, Lackland </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=52"> U.S. forces demonstrating entry tactics. Below: U</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=53"> are what I like to call `force multipliers'—they </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=54"> BREED COLUMNS SPOTLIGHT: POINTERS Highlighting a </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=55"> AKC SHOPPER </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=56"> SPORTING Group About the Breed Columns The breed </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=57"> trial great or an outstanding show dog. Hopefully</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=58"> SPORTING Group obedience, or other structured act</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=59"> time, but taking time now will deter- mine just h</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=60"> SPORTING Group English Setter Some handlers</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=61"> the breed. Common traits will likely warrant more</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=62"> SPORTING Group minutes. This should be easy for n</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=63"> group, and then with maturity the advanced criter</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=64"> SPORTING Group because they are cute and agreeabl</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=65"> ISABELLE FRANCAIS commonality is that we all, on</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=66"> SPORTING Group abilities of you and your dog. The</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=67"> Meet the Breeders PART ONE Brgeoeindgintghdeowga</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=68"> SPORTING Group as well as increasing your puppy's</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=69"> Weimaraner CAROL BEUCHAT 2008 Vizsla National H</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=70"> SPORTING Group the continuation of our sport, but</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=71"> WORKING Group Akitas and Kids, Oh My! TaAleksita</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=72"> WORKING Group ring, the ASDCA recognized that the</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 73" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=73"> Boxer shared the news with the breeders with an</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 74" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=74"> WORKING Group sinks lower to the ground with each</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 75" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=75"> true Bullmastiff type and movement. I'd like </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 76" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=76"> WORKING Group dogs by breed statistics on its ope</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 77" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=77"> CAROL BEUCHAT On Saturday, our final day, Junior</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 78" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=78"> WORKING Group fear of public speaking or performi</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 79" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=79"> owners, I hate to get rid of all those cords we w</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 80" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=80"> WORKING Group Dr. Newman, a former AKC/CHF b</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2008 page 81" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/4254c329?page=81"> owners. 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