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Malachy the Peke wins best in Show at Westminster

February 21, 2012

A four year old Pekingese, called Malachy, won the hearts of the judges at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York according to USA Today. The small Pekingese, who looks “like a (regal) cross between a slow-moving hair ball and an overgrown hamster”, beat some stiff competition with more than 2000 dogs [...]

Catgegory: General

The Sacred Pekingese Dog

July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

The Pekingese is one of the most famous dogs in China. Apparently, this is due to it’s resemblance to the Chinese Guardian Lions. According to ancient chinese tradition, these lions were held to have magical protective properties that made them common figures in front of temples and palaces. The Pekingese, with it’s fur coat and [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts