"Why didn't you ask him to explain it?"
"Well you're a lot cuter than him," Naruto said causing the woman to blush. "Besides I've kept seeing you at some of the restaurants I've been eating at as of late and thought it was time I introduce myself. I'm Naruto."
"I know," Hana said noticing the small frown that appeared on his face. She briefly wondered if she had offended him since he could take it that she knew him because of what he carried. Hoping to prevent him from making that leap of logic she added, "My brother mentioned you quite a bit," and under her breath finished with, "and my mom lately."
"Yeah, he was probably pretty pissed when I kicked his ass in the chunin exams."
"There was that true, but he also spoke very highly about how courageous you were during some of your joint missions."
"Really, are we talking about the same Kiba," Naruto said his tone making it known he was joking.
Hana laughed before turning towards the dog behind her and saying, "Well, to answer your question. These dogs are breed in hopes of being added to Inuzuka breeding program. That is the whole reason this event is sponsored by my clan."
Naruto scratched his cheek in thought saying, "I can't imagine any of those dogs at the front of the show joining it."
Hana nodded saying her voice holding a tinge of distaste, "This use to be a real underground event. But eventually some dog breed...