Maria Menounos stood on the red carpet, a team of stylists prepping her before the cameras rolled. One handler shielded the E! host's eyes as he doused her with hairspray; another powdered the shine off her nose.
“Here, honey,” a man said, handing Menounos a lint roller. She brushed it down her pants, instantly removing of hundreds of strands of dog hair.
This was the Beverly Hills Dog Show, and the stars, though impeccably groomed, tended to shed.
Nearby, skating champion Tara Lipinski struggled to handle both her microphone and a leashed Irish wolfhound (average weight: 120 pounds) as she and her NBC Sports partner, Johnny Weir, worked the canine red carpet for USA...