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A different dog story in China

A different dog story in China

To the editor: I found this article interesting, but horrifying. That being said, I must disagree with the opinion stated by PETA.

( “ Dog show in China? Activists call it bad taste,” Sept. 21)

As a long time breeder (very few litters actually) and exhibitor, as well as an AKC licensed judge, no breeder of my acquaintance including myself has ever made a profit from the breeder/show dog fancy.

In fact, we are all pretty much losers in the money department (and no ethical breeder ever raises their dogs in small or otherwise...