Dog act wins 'America's Got Talent'

Sept. 14, 2012 at 9:31 AM
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NEW YORK, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- The Olate Dogs canine act has been declared the Season 7 winner of the NBC competition series "America's Got Talent."

The performing pups -- and father-son trainers Richard and Nicholas Olate -- won the top prize of $1 million. They will also headline a show in Las Vegas.

Comedian Tom Cotter took second place in Thursday night's finale, which featured guest appearances by Blue Man Group, Justin Bieber, Green Day, Ne-Yo, Joan Rivers, Flo Rida and One Republic.

The show's host is Nick Cannon, and its judges are Howard Stern, Sharon Osbourne and Howie Mandel.

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