Dog days in Cuba: from shih tzus to schnauzers - Article Photos 8/17

In this Nov. 22, 2012 photo, an Afghan dog named Samantha wears a decorative hood that protects her ears from getting dirty before competing at the Fall Canine Expo in Havana, Cuba. Hundreds of people from all over Cuba and several other countries came for the four-day competition to show off their shih tzus, beagles, schnauzers and cocker spaniels that are the annual Fall Canine Expo’s star attractions. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)