A full-time quality control manager for a lumber mill, Bryant attends only five or six trials a year, and drives to Bend weekly to see a trainer with Kosmoe and Picabo, another Brussels griffon
that have gained popularity in the past decade include the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel (+406%), the French Bulldog (+404%) and the Brussels Griffon
George Barris, who has customized cars for films and celebrities, brought his Brussels griffon
dog, Maximus, to join in the festivities.
His neighbor is a gay artist, Simon Nye (Greg Kinnear); the film opens with Melvin tossing Simon's little dog, a Brussels Griffon
named Verdell, down a garbage chute.