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VIRGINIA BEACH -- A 4-year-old long-haired Afghan hound from Va. Beach was awarded best in breed at the Westminster Dog Show in New York City Monday.

Rachel, whose stage name is Criston Enchanted, competed against 20 other Afghan hounds before taking the title Monday afternoon.

The overall title of best in group for the hound category went to Flessner's International S'Cess, a bloodhound.

The Westminster Dog Show continues Tuesday with dogs in the sporting, working and terrier groups.

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