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<br /> May 2011<br /> Our<br /> Spring Gear<br /> Guide<br /> is Back<br /> The Dogs of<br /> Central Park<br /> Fiction Contest<br /> Winner!<br /> QUICK LOOK: INSIDE THIS ISSUE<br /> FEATURES<br /> The Dogs of May The Fleece Basenjis on Fiction Contest<br /> Central Park Be With Ewe Bluegrass Winner<br /> COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS<br /> On All Spring/Summer Behavior & Better<br /> Fronts Gear Guide Training Breeding<br /> <br /> WHAT'S INSIDE<br /> may<br /> 2011<br /> Features<br /> 30 50 Years … and Counting<br /> Eisenhower and his Weimaraner Heidi were<br /> in the White House when some of today's<br /> competitors picked their breeds.<br /> By Barbara Wicklund<br /> 34 May the Fleece Be<br /> with You<br /> The Soft<a title="May_2011_AKC_Gazette.pdf page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c536a5ee?page=1"> May 2011 Our Spring Gear Guide is Back </a> <a title="May_2011_AKC_Gazette.pdf page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c536a5ee?page=2"> QUICK LOOK: INSIDE 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