Winners of Canines on the Catwalk at Sandestin®

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Released on Thursday, October 18, 2007

Destin, Fla. (Oct. 16, 2007) –   Four-legged fashionistas and their proud owners made their way to The Market Shops at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort on Saturday, Oct. 6 for the 5th annual Canines on the Catwalk. In addition to canine antics and good ol’ fashioned fun, the pictured Emerald Coast residents and their canines took home ribbons for Best in Show, Best Talent, Best Costume and Best Personality.

Proceeds from the event were donated to the Community Animal Rescue Effort (C.A.R.E). This year’s Canines on the Catwalk was sponsored by The Market Shops at Sandestin, Pet’s Fifth Avenue and Mix 103.1.

The 6th annual Canines on the Catwalk at The Market Shops at Sandestin will be held on Oct. 18, 2008.

Photo Description: Front row: Snoopy, a beagle dressed as Underdog won Best Costume. Snoopy is owned by Savannah Smith of Destin. Second Row: Connie Zook dressed as Cruella Deville; Mia the Schnauzer won Best Personality and is owned by Thomas Duvall of Niceville. Third row: Jen Mangano, of Destin, and her Chihuahua, Coco, took home the top prize, Best in Show. Kobi Bryant Jones the Bichon Poodle won Best Talent and is owned by Joanne Jones, also of Destin.

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is a 2,400 acre resort located in Northwest Florida, between Pensacola and Panama City, eight miles east of Destin. Sandestin is an award-winning resort located on 7.5 miles of beach and bayfront property with 1,450 accommodations and 65,000 square feet of meeting space. Sandestin guests enjoy a wide variety of complimentary amenities, including the new Village of Baytowne Wharf, property-wide tram service, daily use of the Sandestin health club (adults only), complimentary use of bicycles, canoes, kayaks, boogie boards and tennis court time, plus free children's fishing licenses for our many stocked ponds. To further enhance the guest experience, Sandestin introduces the Surf Club, the new exclusive VIP section of

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