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BBC America Will a British TV show about the possible dangers of dog breeding set off the cultural controversy here that it did in the U.K.? When "Pedigree Dogs Exposed" first aired on the BBC in August 2008, the film's depiction of the extreme health problems suffered by some pedigreed dogs caused a national outrage. In fact, the BBC felt so strongly about its own documentary that, bucking tradition, it refused to air the annual Crufts dog competition, which is as prestigious in Britain as the Westminster or National Dog Show is in the U.S. Stateside, BBC America premiered the program on Thursday. "Pedigree Dogs Exposed" puts forth interviews and at times disturbing footage about dog br...