The 4th Annual Barking Beauty Pageant recently crowned a winning dog while raising funds for the Brooklyn Animal Resource Coalition. If you’d like to get involved in next year’s event, contact the organizers at… what better excuse to get Mitzy dressed to the K-9’s?

I’d like to share with you a picture that Mary, proud pup-parent to Annabelle, the 2009 New York City Barking Beauty Pageant, winner sent us: