Who won Smart magazine’s Hot Dog Contest?

Drum roll, please … the winners of Smart magazine‘s Hot Dog Summer Contest are:
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Max, a 10-year-old beagle, is the ultimate beach bum. Photo sent in by Brenda Walton of Hanover, PA. First place: Max, the ultimate beach beagle, sent in by Brenda Walton of Hanover

Second place: a Jack Russell lounging on a blue raft while wearing pink sunglasses, sent in by Dale Hess

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This Jack Russell sure knows how to live it up. Photo sent in by Dale Hess.

Third place: Mila Latte the pug and her daisy, sent in by Nedra Lahr.

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Mila Latte, a 5-month-old pug, likes to smell the daisies. Photo sent in by Nedra Lahr.

Congratulations, and thank you to everyone who submitted photos of your “hot” dogs!


Meet The Blue Dogs

They’re liberal. They’re conservative. Meet the Blue Dogs. If you haven’t heard about the Blue Dogs yet, you will, especially once Congress gets back from its summer break after Labor Day.