Indians who love to parade their canines
Every winter, dog enthusiasts and "professional" breeders travel across India to participate in dog shows.
India has a rich and long history of these shows - the first one was held in 1896 and flourished under the patronage of the British colonial elite. Today, these are organised by the Kennel Club of India.
The average person may consider a dog show to be a glorified beauty pageant for dogs, but these canine owners and breeders take these competitions very seriously.
There is usually no prize money to be had but breeding a pedigreed dog can lead to big financial returns and many... read more
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