02/14/2005: Tonight is one of the more important nights in my sports year...
Namely, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
One of the fun things about the annual Westminster is having them point out the new breeds which the American Kennel Club has recognized in the last year. This year this is one of the new breeds, the Neapolitan Mastiff:
Unfortunately, the picture above doesn't give you an idea of the most impressive feature of the Neapolitan Mastiff, it's unbelievably awesome jowls. This Neogram cover [the Neogram is the monthly magazine of the national breed club] gives you a better idea:
All I can think of is this dog must slobber like nothing any of us mere mortals has ever seen.
Len on 02.14.05 @ 08:47 PM CST