With Westminster's Best-in-Show, Uno, Beagles Finally Have Their Moment

In the cartoons, beagles are cool. In the comic strips, Snoopy made beagles heroic. But at the Westminster Kennel Club's world-famous dog show, beagles lose. For 100 years, they've watched poodles and terriers hoard the glory. This year, Vegas had the odds of a beagle winning Best in Show at 400-1. But this dog finally has his day. Uno, a 3-year-old from Illinois, is the perfect incarnation of ancient genes, according to the Westminster judges. He has the long ears that are favored by...Full Story
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