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<br /> APRIL 2009<br /> <br /> Contents<br /> APRIL 2009<br /> COLUMNS/DEPARTMENTS<br /> 24<br /> FEATURES<br /> 2<br /> 4<br /> 8<br /> 12<br /> 14<br /> 18<br /> 20<br /> 22<br /> 40<br /> 73<br /> 24 Diehards from the Highlands<br /> The Scottish Terrier is a product of the rugged people and terrain<br /> of his native country.<br /> By David Allan Feller<br /> 30 Toying with a Bumblebee<br /> In the 1860s, an artist captured the fleeting moment when a<br /> winged intruder disrupted the rest of five pampered Parisians.<br /> By Susan Brown<br /> 32 Puddle Jumping<br /> Canine incontinence is surprisingly common, but there are many<br /> strategies for overcoming the problem.<br /> By Mara Bovsun<br /> 36 In the Swim 36<br /> For certain breeds,<br /> the recipe for canine<br /> joy is simple:<br /> Just add water.<br /> By Susan McCullough<br /> 41<br /> 42<br /> 42<br /> 58<br /> PRESIDENT'S LETTER<br /> AKC® UPDAT<a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=1"> APRIL 2009</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=2"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=3"> Contents APRIL 2009 COLUMNS/DEPARTMENTS </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=4"> President's Letter The American Kennel Club </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=5"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=6"> AKC® Updates Edited by BUD BOCCONE </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=7"> FROM THE CHAIRMAN Health Pod</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=8"> AKC® Updates King of Companions Tennessee Golde</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=9"> Hotel Chain Offers AKC Discounts Th</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=10"> On All Fronts Charmin Takes Crufts More than a y</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=11"> Edited by REBECCA WALLWORK A Day in the Life Shad</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=12"> On All Fronts PAWS UP A special Paws Up to all of</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=13"> On TV Fanciers star in Groomer Has It 2 OPPOSITE</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=14"> Better Breeding BY LISA M. CURRY, ESQ. Stu</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=15"> back as her stud fee. When the pups reached 8 wee</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=16"> The Judge's Eye BY HELEN LEE JAMES TheValue</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=17"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=18"> The Judge's Eye next. In either case, the infor</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=19"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=20"> Future Fancy BY KIMBERLY SILVA Meet the </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=21"> going to dinner, doing fun things with friends, a</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=22"> Nutrition BY CAROLINE COILE, PH.D. A Suppl</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=23"> Essential fatty acids can be found in a wide vari</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=24"> Healthy Dog Edited by BRONWYN TAGGART False </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=25"> AKC Updates </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=26"> Diehards from the Highlands </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=27"> There is, carved into a Scottish Highlands farm w</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=28"> There was, however, no real differentiation be</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=29"> Since their American heyday in the 1930s, the bre</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=30"> The Scottie form is defined by his head, body </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=31"> As Obedience Competitors Most people believe </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=32"> uTomyingwbithlaebee In the 1860s, an artist capt</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=33"> The only difference I can see is that the coat on</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=34"> puddle jumping Canine urinary incontinence is sur</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=35"> “It is a very frustrating problem for a lot of</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=36"> Not Their Fault It's important to distinguis</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=37"> While disease can be the cause of dribbling, many</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=38"> For certain breeds, the recipe for canine joy is </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=39"> By Susan McCullough Rollins agreed to fost</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=40"> Newfies to the Rescue! Another breed that has a </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=41"> Chili's Happy Ending Although Rollins believed</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=42"> AKC SHOPPER </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=43"> BREED COLUMNS spotlight: Doberman Pinschers Highl</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=44"> BREED Group Breed Columns Index SPORTING GROUP 4</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=45"> carriage. Under the AKC standard, the observer se</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=46"> SPORTING Group </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=47"> motion, you want to observe breed type from the t</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=48"> SPORTING Group denotes the division between what </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=49"> KRISTA DROOP lesser-known jobs Labrador Retrieve</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=50"> SPORTING Group trates type, helps breeders unders</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=51"> set of character traits has been linked to an ani</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=52"> SPORTING Group these advanced bedding choices. </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=53"> upland and retrieving components and would also s</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=54"> SPORTING Group should not be mistaken for proper </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=55"> witnessed in dog sports. Sportsmanlike behavior r</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=56"> SPORTING Group The Ties that Bind Ilmikyedtogwsa</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=57"> DIANA ONG times in the paragraph for topline? Ho</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=58"> SPORTING Group If we stand side by side, valu</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=59"> edges in gold leaf. The cover is a heavily emboss</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=60"> WORKING Group Looking Forward Thaiscaolrluemadny</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_April_2009 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78fe5a62?page=61"> depicted in the standard. 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