If someone approached you on the street and asked you to spell “guetapens,” could you do it? If you’re San Diego eighth-grader Snigdha Nandipati, you could — that’s the word she correctly spelled on Thursday to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Hickory, a Scottish Deerhound, has taken best in show at the Westminster Dog Show.
Although Hickory was the sixth-ranked show dog in the world, her victory was still an upset of sorts because it is the first time a Scottish Deerhound has grabbed the top prize in Westminsterís 80-year history.
Scottish Deerhounds are a relatively rare breed in the United States and resemble Irish Wolfhounds. Afte