The dog days of summer have arrived. This is the photo that proves it.


(Associated Press/The Winchester Star/Jeff Taylor)

Caption, from the Associated Press: “Homer, an 18-week-old mastiff, is dressed as a bumblebee along with his owner, Eddyn Molden, 8, of Middletown, Va. during the judging for the Best Costumed Pet at the Frederick County Fair in Clear Brook, Va.”

The photo was taken Thursday.

Homer won, according to The Northern Virginia Daily.

J. Freedom du Lac is the editor of The Post's general assignment news desk. He was previously a Local enterprise reporter and, before that, the paper’s pop music critic.
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