Senior Editors Bo Bengtson and Christi McDonald have news to report from the Gundog competition at Crufts. The popular Pointers, Setters, Retrievers and Spaniels had the rings all to themselves on Saturday, sharing the limelight with a few breeds rarely seen in the U.S., such as the Bracco Italiano and the Spanish Water Dog. Find out the name of the lucky Labrador that proved the very best of them all.
The energetic and elegant Papillon has been a companion to lord and lady for five centuries, at least. Immortalized in museum paintings from Amsterdam to Venice, the lively little “butterfly dog” is the living embodiment of the pampered pooches in Renaissance paintings. Read about the fluttering feature that gives the breed its delightful French nom.
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