Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Pekin's Next Top Dog, Preliminary

Pekin's Next Top Dog, Preliminaries were held Tuesday August 3rd, at the Pekin Park Arena. The winners of each contest, chosen by audience applause will proceed as contestants to become Pekin's Next Top Dog.

The finals will be held Sunday, September 12th, 3:00pm (A Marigold Festival Event), near the Dog Park in Mineral Springs Park.

Congratulations to the following -
Pekin’s Next Top Dog preliminary winners
• Biggest Dog — Lambeau, Great Dane (Gary France)
• Most Beautiful — Memphis, Australian shepherd (Tricia Swonger) and Ruby, pug (Haven Wehmeier)
• Tiniest — BooBoo, Dachshund (Chad and Lisa Holland)
• Curliest Tail — Little Bit, misc breed, (Ronny Slonter)
• Best Stupid Pet Trick — Yoder, Yorkie (P.C. Allen)
• Best Costume — Ozzie, border collie (Marni Steckmann)
• Most Unusual — Bree, Afghan hound, (Abi Dagit)
• Best Dancer — Taco, Chihuahua (John Martin)
• Dog/Owner look-a-like — Diesel, English bull dog (Michael Cook)
• Best Vocals — Sasha, German shepherd (Kelly Williams)
• Waggiest Tail — Holly, Akita, ( Logan and Dr. Nicole Chesher)

To read the entire article by the Pekin Daily Times, please follow this link:
Canine contestants advance to the next level - Pekin, IL - Pekin Daily Times