5 Dogs to Watch at the National Dog ShowBefore you tune-in on Turkey Day – at 12 pm on NBC – meet five unforgettable pooches that could run off with the top prize

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Updated: Wednesday Nov 27, 2013 | 06:00 AM EST By: Amy Jamieson

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Formal Name: Ch. Yakee Easily Persuaded
Group: Toy
This pooch is a dead ringer for last year's top dog, a Pekingnese named Malachy. Could this 5-year-old male, who loves to be groomed and is known as "a little show-off," take another trophy home for his team?