Norwalk couple decides not to fly to California for national dog show with Norwich terrier, 'Cooper'

NORWALK Cooper didn't have a chance to strut his stuff for Best in Show. On the eve of competi
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

NORWALK

Cooper didn't have a chance to strut his stuff for Best in Show.  On the eve of competition, his owners, Elsie and John Francisco, decided not to go.

"We knew that it was going to be an uphill fight to get placed there, and so we just made that decision not to go," John Francisco said. "All you'd have gained was the prestige of winning that show. We had refundable (plane) tickets. We decided, 'Let's save about $2,500-$3,000.'"

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