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<br /> APRIL 2016<br /> VOLUME 133, NUMBER 4<br /> Follow the<br /> GAZETTE on<br /> Facebook!<br /> Photo by Kyle Rudy/<br /> 2015 AKC Photo<br /> Contest (Honorable<br /> Mention)<br /> CLICK HERE TO<br /> ENTER CONTEST<br /> PRESIDENT'S LETTER<br /> AKC UPDATES<br /> DOG PEOPLE<br /> TIMES PAST<br /> SECRETARY'S<br /> PAGES<br /> *<br /> Links to AKC Parent Clubs<br /> appear following<br /> Secretary's Pages<br /> *<br /> AKC<br /> WEEKLY<br /> WINNERS<br /> GALLERY<br /> MARCH 2016<br /> BREED COLUMNS<br /> Sporting Group<br /> Brittanys<br /> Pointers<br /> German Shorthaired<br /> Pointers<br /> Chesapeake Bay<br /> Retrievers<br /> Curly-Coated Retrievers<br /> Flat-Coated Retrievers<br /> Golden Retrievers<br /> Labrador Retrievers<br /> Nova Scotia Duck<br /> Tolling Retrievers<br /> English Setters<br /> Gordon Setters<br /> Boykin Spaniels<br /> Clumber Spaniels<br <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2016 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6e41daac?page=1"> APRIL 2016 VOLUME 133, NUMBER 4 Follow the GA</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2016 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6e41daac?page=2"> VIDEOS TULSA, OKLAHOMA—The nation's best obed</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2016 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6e41daac?page=3"> OUR TEAM managing editor BUD BOCCONE se</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2016 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6e41daac?page=4"> PRESIDENT'S LETTER l ast month, the Raleigh Kenn</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2016 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6e41daac?page=5"> UPDATES Fighting the Dog Wars Want to Make a Dif</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2016 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6e41daac?page=6"> UPDATES Ringside: The WHASC “Hound Classic” H</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2016 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6e41daac?page=7"> UPDATES Calling All Clubs! 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