• Lucy, competing in the 'best kisser' category, tries to score extra points
with judge Theresa O'Hagan.

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    Lucy, competing in the 'best kisser' category, tries to score extra points with judge Theresa O'Hagan.

  • Jack balances a treat on his snout, competing in the 'most unique trick' category.

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    Jack balances a treat on his snout, competing in the 'most unique trick' category.

  • Shortie performs his award-winning 'chase a squirrel' trick for the judges.

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    Shortie performs his award-winning 'chase a squirrel' trick for the judges.

  • Layla, who won the 'prettiest eyes' contest, takes a play break.

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    Layla, who won the 'prettiest eyes' contest, takes a play break.

  • Shortie celebrates his chihuahua heritage with a Mexican outfit.

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    Shortie celebrates his chihuahua heritage with a Mexican outfit.

  • Coco dons her Halloween outfit for the 'best costume' competition.

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    Coco dons her Halloween outfit for the 'best costume' competition.

  • Judge Ed Perez inspects Layla's adorability up close in the 'cutest puppy' contest.

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    Judge Ed Perez inspects Layla's adorability up close in the 'cutest puppy' contest.

  • Competitors Layla and Blue get to know each other.

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    Competitors Layla and Blue get to know each other.

FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- The April Fool-ish dog show Sunday at the Youth Sports Complex featured some of Fort Jackson's cuddliest competitors.

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