COMMERCIAL IMAGE - In this photo taken by AP Images for Banfield ...
Nov 12th, 2011
(AP) - COMMERCIAL IMAGE - In this photo taken by AP Images for Banfield Pet Hospital, Joey Chestnut, world championship competitive hot dog eater, judges Chloe, a 4-year-old Beagle mix, in Brooklyn's 'Hottest Dog' contest to celebrate the opening of Banfield Pet Hospital, Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. As the worldÃ¢€™s largest veterinary practice, Banfield Pet Hospital offers comprehensive medical services including surgery, preventive care, routine examinations and nutrition counseling. (Diane Bondareff/AP Images for Banfield Pet Hospital) -
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