Pekingese wins esteemed dog show

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February 16, 2012

8:50 PM

A Pekingese named Malachy won the prestigious Westminster Dog Show Tuesday after beating out a Dalmatian, a Germand Shepherd, and a Dachshund. That dog, which bears a striking resemblance to a Furby, was awarded Best in Show by Judge Cindy Vogels. Malachy is owned by Iris Love, David Fitzpatrick and Sandra Middlebrooks. Fitzpatrick described the dog as “dignified, devoted and a wonderful companion,” as well as “charming.”

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Walter Hickey

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Senior Staff Writer Walter Hickey '12 is an Applied Mathematics major from Harriman, N.Y. He was previously Online Editor.