More than 870 dogs will pack the Boone County Fairgrounds this weekend as the Columbia Missouri Kennel Club Dog Show takes place.
That's a lot of dogs.
The event's judges will have their own criteria for what makes a winning dog. Dog lovers, however, usually have different ideas about what makes their dogs a more personal Best in Show.
We want to see pictures of dogs Missourian readers love. Please include the dog's name, breed and age, along with the name of the dog's owner. Photos can be submitted in a number of ways, .
- Email them to us at submissions@ColumbiaMissourian.com.
Tweet them to us at @CoMissourian.
Post them on Missourian's Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ColumbiaMissourian or tag Columbia Missourian if you've posted photos of your dog in the past.
To get things kicked off, some of the Missourian's own editors shared photos of their beloved pets. Some are included here. To see more photos of Missourian staffers' dogs, please go to the Columbia Missourian's Facebook page or the Columbia Missourian's Pinterest board.