Every dog might have its day, but not many ever had a night like this.
Cheered on by a roaring, packed crowd at Madison Square Garden for the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, the playful beagle responded like a true champ.
“Ah-roo!” Uno bayed that evening a decade ago. “Ah-roo!”
Uno, who became perhaps the most popular pooch to step into a dog show ring, has died. He was 13.
From a president to parades to ballparks, Uno charmed admirers wherever he wandered.
“He lit everyone's fire,” longtime dog expert David Frei said. “It’s because he was exactly the kind of dog everyone could imagine on the couch next to them.”
Uno died Thursday at the 200-acre...