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Canines compete for Best in Show in Rockland

A competitor peers from between a pair of

A competitor peers from between a pair of feet at the Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013) Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

The two-day long Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show, where thousands of dogs from more than a hundred breeds are competing for Best in Show among other awards, began Saturday at the Eugene Levy Fieldhouse at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A competitor peers from between a pair of
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A competitor peers from between a pair of feet at the Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Lauren Nouvel gives her borzoi, Gennadiy, some love
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Lauren Nouvel gives her borzoi, Gennadiy, some love at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A competitor is trotted around at the Rockland
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A competitor is trotted around at the Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the show ring at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A competitor gets a good grooming at the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A competitor gets a good grooming at the Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Elizabeth Szymanski kneels next to her borzoi, Royal,
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Elizabeth Szymanski kneels next to her borzoi, Royal, at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the show ring at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Three dachshunds strut their stuff at the Rockland
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Three dachshunds strut their stuff at the Rockland County Kennel Club Dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Evelyn Godown grooms Joey the collie at the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Evelyn Godown grooms Joey the collie at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the show ring at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Dogs and owners compete at The Rockland County
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Dogs and owners compete at The Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A cocker spaniel gets a blow dry at
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A cocker spaniel gets a blow dry at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Borzois line up at the Rockland County Kennel
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Borzois line up at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Dog owners compete at The Rockland County Kennel
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Dog owners compete at The Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A borzoi competes at the Rockland County Kennel
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A borzoi competes at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A borzoi competes at the Rockland County Kennel
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A borzoi competes at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the show ring at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the show ring at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Competitors line up at the Rockland County Kennel
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Competitors line up at the Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Grooming supplies are readily available at the Rockland
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Grooming supplies are readily available at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A poodle is photographed after grooming at the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A poodle is photographed after grooming at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the show ring at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A judge checks the teeth on a competitor
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A judge checks the teeth on a competitor at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A borzoi competes at the Rockland County Kennel
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A borzoi competes at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Lauren Nouvel shows her borzoi, Gennadiy, at the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Lauren Nouvel shows her borzoi, Gennadiy, at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A french bulldog gets attention at the Rockland
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A french bulldog gets attention at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A woolly competitor sits at the Rockland County
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A woolly competitor sits at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Lauren Nouvel gives her borzoi, Gennadiy, some love
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Lauren Nouvel gives her borzoi, Gennadiy, some love at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A dog gets a touch-up before entering the show ring at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show held at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A grooming table wears remnants of competitors at
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A grooming table wears remnants of competitors at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show at Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Competitors at the Rockland County Dog Show held
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Competitors at the Rockland County Dog Show held in Rockland Community College, Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

Collies compete at the Rockland County Kennel Club
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

Collies compete at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show held in Rockland Community College, Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

A competitor sits in an exhibition area at
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

A competitor sits in an exhibition area at the Rockland County Kennel Club Dog Show at Rockland Community College inSuffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

The grooming area is seen at the Rockland
Photo Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier

The grooming area is seen at the Rockland County Kennel Club dog show Rockland Community College in Suffern. (Feb. 23, 2013)

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