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<br /> September 2010<br /> 'Netiquette<br /> for Judges<br /> Nutrition:<br /> Something's Fishy<br /> Introducing the<br /> Leonberger<br /> <br /> WHAT’s INsIDE<br /> september<br /> 2010<br /> Features<br /> 26 King of Breeds<br /> Majestic as a lion, gentle as a lamb, the<br /> Leonberger stops the show wherever he<br /> goes.<br /> By Mara Bovsun<br /> 32 A Hunting We Will Go?<br /> Basset Hound specialty clubs push for<br /> AKC recognition of their talents in the<br /> field.<br /> By Barbara Wicklund<br /> 36 10 Tips for Earning the<br /> Canine Good Citizen<br /> Events in every state offer the opportunity<br /> to earn this AKC title!<br /> 38 On the Job<br /> This Labor Day, let's give a salute, and<br /> maybe a couple of hot dogs, to our<br /> working companions.<br /> ON OUR COVER<br /> Leonberger by<br /> Miguel/infocusbymiguel.com<br /> Introducing the Leonberger 26<br /> 'netiquette for Judges 1<a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=1"> September 2010 'Netiquette for Judges</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=2"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=3"> WHAT’s INsIDE september 2010 Features 26 Kin</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=4"> what’s inside columns & departments sept</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=5"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=6"> PRESIDENT'S LETTER Recently, Delegate Marilyn </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=7"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=8"> GZ EDITED BY BUD BOCCONE Parent Club Conferen</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=9"> Z G FROM THE CHAIRMAN F or the pa</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=10"> GZ Help Them Help Your Breed CHF Seeks Sample</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=11"> GZ the dogs have been diagnosed with OSA, are 8</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=12"> News, reviews, books & products EDITED </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=13"> GZ Russell and Rose at the dog's first Nation</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=14"> COMPETITIVE CANINE better breeding Degr</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=15"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=16"> better breeding their era who contributed so </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=17"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=18"> COMPETITIVE CANINE the judge's eye Ca</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=19"> any special consideration to the way we use socia</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=20"> COMPETITIVE CANINE future fancy L'Bjorz</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=21"> get frustrating, especially when you know how </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=22"> SAFE & SOUND nutrition Something's fishy </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=23"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=24"> nutrition ing</a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=25"> </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=26"> SAFE & SOUND healthy dog Peer pressure </a> <a title="AKC_Gazette_September_2010 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e506d2b8?page=27"> eyelid. 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