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<br /> August 2008<br /> <br /> Contents<br /> VIZSLA/LAURIE FAIRCHILD<br /> 28<br /> FEATURES<br /> 28 Red,Willing,and Able<br /> Somewhere in this doggy world is a task the Vizsla isn't eager<br /> to perform. We just haven't found it yet.<br /> By Bud Boccone<br /> 34 Long Road to the Dog Run<br /> For the Alamance Kennel Club, building a memorial to<br /> commemorate their former president was no walk in the park.<br /> By Penny Leigh<br /> 38 Diabetic—And<br /> Thriving<br /> It's challenging to manage,<br /> but the diagnosis doesn't<br /> mean you have to lose<br /> your best friend.<br /> By Mara Bovsun<br /> 42 Down Dogs<br /> Canine joy is well-<br /> documented, but what do<br /> we know about the other<br /> end of the emotional spectrum?<br /> By Gina Mireault, Ph.D.<br /> 34<br /> AUGUST 2008<br /> COLUMNS/DEPARTMENTS<br /> 2 PRESIDENT'S LETTER<br /> 4 AKC UPDATES<br /> 8 ON ALL FRONTS<br /> 10 <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=1"> August 2008</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=2"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=3"> Contents VIZSLA/LAURIE FAIRCHILD 28 FEATURES 2</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=4"> President's Letter Reowcfhetohnmot uflhsoaondscso</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=5"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=6"> AKC® Updates Edited by BUD BOCCONE FROM THE</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=7"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=8"> AKC Updates ThoanfedaBmwoahirxedethde-ibrs</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=9"> REPS AFIELD OPPOS TE PAGE: MARY BLOOM; TOP: COUR</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=10"> On All Fronts Edited by REBECCA WALLWOR</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=11"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=12"> EVENT SHOTS Photos by ROBERT YOUNG National Amat</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=13"> 8 </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=14"> The editors of the AKC GAZETTE have brought tog</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=15"> CHERIE VERGOS Cherie Vergos captures each dog's b</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=16"> BONNIE DRUM YETTER Represented by Artworx Gallery</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=17"> Paid Advertisement An Article on ITCHING Inte</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=18"> Better Breeding BY PATRICIA TROTTER Sou</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=19"> Each breed has evolved in the specific form best</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=20"> The Judge's Eye BY KIM SCHIVE </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=21"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=22"> The Judge's Eye specialty. “You can only learn </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=23"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=24"> Behavior & Training BY PEGGY SWAGER Managin</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=25"> from barking. Gizmo, a Parson Russell Terrier</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=26"> Success Stories BY BOBBIE KOLEHOUSE One fanc</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=27"> PHOTOS COURTESY CAROL ULRICH As </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=28"> Healthy Dog BY JEFF GROGNET, DVM Anatomy o</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=29"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=30"> The e-mail was brief but ebullient: Bud: Friday a</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=31"> BY BUD BOCCONE In this case the</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=32"> “The Vizsla's movement should flow. The word far-</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=33"> HUNGARIAN GOULASH A FULL PLATE OF VIZSLA TIDBITS</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=34"> tables of those American hunters who were fortuna</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=35"> TOP: CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE FURRY KIND; BOTTOM: </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=36"> Sunday in the Park with Jiggs: Dogs frolic around</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=37"> RUN n By</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=38"> Askew, above </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=39"> to the editor appeared in the local newspaper, ac</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=40"> It's challenging to manage, but </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=41"> Alex lived a full life. </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=42"> When the information highway became easy to na</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=43"> Dick's experience with Queenie inspired her to st</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=44"> dog In 1967, Martin Seligman and Steven Maier </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=45"> BULL TERRIER/MELISSA L. HARRIS; POINTER/STEVE BAR</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=46"> Dogs enjoy company, so </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=47"> LABRADOR RETRIEVER/DIANE LEWIS Ruben specul</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=48"> AKC SHOPPER </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=49"> BREED COLUMNS SPOTLIGHT: SCOTTISH TERRIERS Highli</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=50"> HOUND Group About the Breed Columns The breed col</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=51"> CAROL BEUCHAT Material Inventory: · Elec</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=52"> HOUND Group Penny Swan recalls her mother sho</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=53"> dogs who bloat will do so again. We cannot monito</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=54"> HOUND Group and the field-trial judges who have s</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_August_2008 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6d6309e2?page=55"> and destination in mind. 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