Westminster," not to mention the co-host of the National Dog Show Presented by Purina (you can watch this year's telecast on NBC on Thanksgiving Day). He's shown champion Afghan Hounds, he's appeared on "Sex & the City," and he's written books about his work with dogs, including "Angel By My Side," the critically-acclaimed story of a heroic service dog.Frei's latest book, You know David Frei. He's "the Voice of "Angel on a Leash: Therapy Dogs and the Lives They Touch," takes readers behind the scenes in Frei's work with therapy dogs and the Angel on a Leash organization – and more. (A portion of the book's proceeds will go to the organization.) With the National Dog Show coming up this weekend, I jumped at the chance to chat with Frei about show judges, Brittanys, tongue-twisters, and staying "in the moment." The first part of our conversation appears below.
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