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  • Malachy, a Pekingese, competes for best in show at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012. Malachy went on to win the award.

    Malachy, a Pekingese, competes for best in show at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012. Malachy went on to win the award.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Juniors exit the ring after competing in the Junior Showmanship Preliminaries at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Trinity, a Neapolitan mastiff, before entering the ring for judging during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Shetland sheepdogs line up with their handlers to compete at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Cottage Lake's Bela Horizonte, a toy Manchester terrier, is positioned during judging of the toy group.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Dogs square off backstage at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Mystic Ava Gardner, a Shetland sheepdog, is examined during the judging of the herding group.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Handler Tim Terella runs in the ring with Siberian husky, Winnie, Feb. 14, 2012. Winnie received an award of merit in the competition.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Emma Echols and her Yorkshire terrier, Tucker, compete in the Junior Showmanship Preliminaries at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Golden retrievers line up for judging during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. The dog show was first held in 1877, making it the second-longest continuously held sporting event in the United States, after the Kentucky Derby.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    This hound anxiously awaits judging at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Golden retriever Chloe awaits her breed competition at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
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  • Martha Stewart Takes Dog to Famed Plaza Hotel

    Cathleen Cline of Los Angeles with her vizsla, Marlo Classic That Girl, while watching the competition, Feb. 14, 2012.
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  • Martha Stewart's Chow Chow, Ghenghis Khan, Wins Best in Breed

    Martha Stewart has lunch with her dog Chow Chow at the Plaza in New York City, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Martha Stewart's Chow Chow, Ghenghis Khan, Wins Best in Breed

    Handlers are seen in the ring with bulldogs during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show held at Madison Square Garden, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Martha Stewart's Chow Chow, Ghenghis Khan, Wins Best in Breed

    Derek, a standard poodle from Garent Valley, PA, is groomed by her owner Gail Wolaniuk backstage at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Feb. 13, 2012 in New York City.
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  • Martha Stewart's Chow Chow, Ghenghis Khan, Wins Best in Breed

    Champy, a French bulldog, looks up to handler Heather Bremmer of Blandon, Pa. as they get ready to enter the ring at 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Feb. 13, 2012, in New York.
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  • Martha Stewart's Chow Chow, Ghenghis Khan, Wins Best in Breed

    Keith Paladino of Lodi, N.J., second from left, works with a 15 inch Beagle as they line up in the ring for competition at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Feb. 13, 2012, in New York.
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  • Martha Stewart's Chow Chow, Ghenghis Khan, Wins Best in Breed

    Banana Joe, an affenpinscher, owned by Zoila Truesdale and Mieke Cooymans, waits in the grooming table at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Feb. 13, 2012, in New York.
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    Martha Stewart's chow chow, Ghenghis Khan, won best in breed at the prestigious Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. She tweeted, "Ghenghis khan did it! Best of Breed at Westminster!!!!Big Deal".
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    Martha Stewart tweeted, "Jan,the handler,karen the breeder, and me with ghenghis after the win. We are all so delighted!"
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    Martha Stewart stops to look at a Bichon Frises in the staging area during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show held at Madison Square Garden, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    Bichon Frises line up to be judged during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show held at Madison Square Garden, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    Bulldogs in the competition ring during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show held at Madison Square Garden, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    A Bulldog cools off in the ring during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show held at Madison Square Garden, Feb. 13, 2012. The English bulldog, with its squat, face, enormous under bite and bulging eyes -- has surged in popularity in recent years.
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    A pair of French Bulldogs during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show held at Madison Square Garden, Feb 13, 2012.
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  • Martha Stewart's Chow Chow, Ghenghis Khan, Wins Best in Breed

    Lorraine Shore, of Sequim, Washington, grooms Dazzle a 2-year-old Papillon at the Green Room Salon and Spa at the Pennsylvania hotel, Feb. 11, 2012 in New York. There are 2,000 top dogs in town for Monday's start of the 136th Annual Westminster Kennel club show.
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  • Inside the Westminster Dog Show

    Handler Chris Pesche and Nikki the English Sheepdog during the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show held at Madison Square Garden, Feb. 13, 2012.
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  • Westminster dog show

    Game Changer, a 17 month old American English Coonhound walks past a media gaggle at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show preview on Jan. 26, 2012 in New York City. The show, which runs Feb. 13-14, will feature six new breeds who will compete in the show for the first time.
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  • Westminster dog show

    Katrina, a Cesky Terrier, introduces herself to the New York media at the Affinia Hotel in midtown.
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  • Westminster dog show

    Jose Barrera holds up Alma Dulce, a 2 year old female hairless Xoloitzcuintli, one of the six new breeds as they arrive in New York Jan. 26, 2012.
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  • Westminster dog show

    Owners familiarize their dogs to the hustle and bustle of New York City by crossing from Madison Square Garden to the Affinia Hotel in midtown. "Hickory," the magnificent Scottish Deerhound that won Best in Show last year, leaves her new puppies for the first time in order to welcome the new breeds and make the annual pre-show appearance.
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  • Westminster dog show

    Westminster Kennel Club Director of Communications David Frei, right, leads a dog procession across 7th Ave with last years' champion Hickory, a 5-year old Scottish Deerhound.
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  • Westminster dog show

    Hoss, a 5-year old Entlebucher Mountain Dog, is photographed during a news conference in New York.
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  • Westminster dog show

    Jose Barrera holds Alma Dulce his 2-year old Xoloitzcuintli during a news conference in New York, Jan. 26, 2012.
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