We hope there's a special talent round...
The Egyptian Kennel Federation (EFK) has announced that it will be hosting the first first beauty pageant of its kind for dogs as soon as this December, according to Egypt Independent. The jury will be made up of members of the International Guide Dogs Federation, which includes includes members from Argentina, Australia and Slovenia.
EFK chairman, Mohammed Al-Azhari, revealed that there will be several competitions within the pageant, the most important of which is an international competition giving entrants the chance to win the world championship title for 'competence and beauty'. The furry candidates will also get a chance to enter two different national titles - one for competence and the other for beauty.
The EFK was founded as a membership-based NGO in 2012 for the promotion and advancement of purebred dogs in Egypt and has done this by regulating various dog shows and performance events and speaking out on issues concerning dog ownership and welfare across the country.