The Westminster Dog Show is arguably the most famous dog competition around, the four-legged competitors are divided up into groups such as the Working Group, Sporting Group, Herding Group, and even the Non-Sporting Group based on their breed. Well despite careful breeding all dogs have the capacity to fall into the Non-Sporting Group if given the chance.


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For #NationalDogDay on August 26th the Museum of English Rural Life whose mission is to "explore the English countryside, its history and its people," asked people to submit bios of their dogs who were bred for practical purposes but now fills their days doing nothing of any practical purpose. Scroll down below to read the hilarious responses about dogs who will not be competing any time soon.

This British museum asked people to submit bios of their dogs for #NationalDogDay

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Here are the hilarious submissions

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Laugh Fan 1 week ago

I had a dog who was like that - she'd stare at her rear-end with horror! She was far too queenly to have been the culprit as far as she was concerned.

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Laugh Fan 1 week ago

Guide dogs that don't make the grade really do make excellent pets. Our neighbours had one and she was fantastic.

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Meeow 1 week ago

19 hours to sleep? She's a reborn cat

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Aaron Kara 1 week ago

"He's a lover, he's a sinner, he likes to smell flowers in the sun"

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Rosie Hamilton 1 week ago

What a very Good Dog he must be!

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Laugh Fan 1 week ago

Expert in taking over the whole sofa as well! Stunning dog.

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Laugh Fan 1 week ago

Springers - such an aptly named breed!

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Laugh Fan 1 week ago

William is GORGEOUS! I love those markings.

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Night Owl 1 week ago

Well, he has to herd something

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