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<br /> July 2010<br /> 10 Tips<br /> for a Winning<br /> Show Photo<br /> Fueling<br /> the Canine<br /> Athlete<br /> Introducing the<br /> Cane Corso<br /> <br /> WHAT'S INSIDE<br /> july<br /> 2010<br /> Features<br /> 24 The Bodyguard<br /> An ancient breed with a proud heritage,<br /> the Cane Corso will cut a power ful<br /> figure in the AKC Working Group ring.<br /> By Mara Bovsun<br /> 30 Ten Tips for…Taking a<br /> Quality Show Photo<br /> For beautiful memories, ditch the white<br /> sneakers and sunglasses, and look at<br /> your dog.<br /> By Bud Boccone<br /> 32 Walking Canis<br /> Larry and Shirlee Kalstone have spent<br /> over 40 years collecting dog-themed<br /> canes. Now, through their generosity,<br /> many of the best grace the halls of AKC<br /> headquarters.<br /> 36 The Beat Goes On<br /> Today's veterinarians have techniques<br /> to extend the lives of dogs with a<br /> common hear t disease.<br /> By Jeff Grognet, DVM<br /<a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=1"> July 2010 10 Tips for a Winning Show Photo</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=2"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=3"> WHAT'S INSIDE july 2010 Features 24 The Body</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=4"> WHAT'S INSIDE july 2010 columns & departments de</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=5"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=6"> PRESIDENT'S LETTER Plans are in full swing for </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=7"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=8"> GZ EDITED BY BUD BOCCONE Weimaraner Makes His</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=9"> Z G FROM THE CHAIRMAN Since the start of the ye</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=10"> GZ American Kennel Clip CAR Helps Pass Georgia</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=11"> GZ Agility Bulletin Board AKC Takes On the Wor</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=12"> MITCH GYSON Mitch's approach to portraiture is dr</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=13"> Our annual gallery showcases unique and gifted ca</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=14"> News, reviews, books & products EDITED B</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=15"> GZ GPS technology has gone to the dogs </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=16"> GZ Summer Reading Go for 10 and go to tunnel </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=17"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=18"> COMPETITIVE CANINE better breeding Poll</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=19"> ISTOCKPHOTO.COM/©DMITRY OSMINSKIY ronmental circ</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=20"> COMPETITIVE CANINE the judge's eye Prop</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=21"> TOP: CHESAPEAKE BAY RETRIEVER/MARY BLOOM; BOTTOM:</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=22"> SAFE & SOUND Fueling the nutrition </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_July_2010 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e11be3?page=23"> activity. 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