A beautiful greyhound might have won the trophy on Thursday — but it was Chuck who captured viewers’ hearts.
Gia, a 4-year-old greyhound, took home Best in Show at the 2016 National Dog Show. The dog-studded event was broadcast on NBC Thursday.
The winner (full name: GrandCru Giaconda) was praised by the judges for her beauty and showmanship.
“Gia fits the Greyhound standard perfectly and also gives that extra showmanship,” said one of the Best in Show judges, according to People. “She has a head like a snake and can really gallop. A lot of Greyhounds don’t have that showmanship.” Read more…