Posts tagged "Best in Show"

Westminster Dog Show, Cornell Report

Westminster Dog Show, Cornell Report
Westminster Dog Show is somewhere I usually attend, but missed it this year.  Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine offers this report:

Judging Dog Shows, What's Going On? From Steve Dale's Pet World

Judging Dog Shows, What's Going On? From Steve Dale's Pet World
At dog shows, what are those judges looking for? On Steve Dale’s Pet World, listen HERE for Dog show judge Dr. Carmen Battaglia explaining about dog shows, how they work and how the dogs are judged. And how ultimately dogs can make it to Best in Show. Then how the judges decide, I mean how... Read more »

Chicago Dog Show Highlights

Borzoi's (once known as the Russian Wolfhound) being judged
The International Kennel Club of Chicago Dog Show is one of the most prestigious in America, and includes many of the top dogs and most renown judges. Obviously many dogs show up, in fact, representing over 180 breeds and varieties. But this benched dog show is also a great spectator event, and a way to... Read more »
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Westminster Dog Show Isn't a Stodgy Affair

Westminster Dog Show Isn't a Stodgy Affair
Westminster is the most well-known dog show in America, standing behind only the Kentucky Derby as the nation’s most long-standing sporting event. This year, the 137th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will be held Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 11-12, at Madison Square Garden in New York City, and televised on CNBC and the USA... Read more »

Covering the National Dog Show, 'There's No Better Job'

Covering the National Dog Show, 'There's No Better Job'
It’s as much a tradition as turkey with stuffing and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Once again, the National Dog Show, presented by Purina, will follow the iconic parade on NBC TV at noon (in all time zones) on Turkey Day. This is the 11th year for the dog show, which is viewed by an... Read more »

Bark for Chicago's Astounding Dog Show

Carl Auslander and Sindy Schneider of the IKC present the Best in Show honors with BIS judge Liepmann to CH. Casablanca's Thrilling Seduction
The International Kennel Club of Chicago dog show is one of the best in the nation for the dogs, and most important for people who attend. Being a benched show, you can walk up and down aisles and meet the canine athletes. Aside from the conformation competition – which leads to Best in Show –... Read more »
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Big Dog Show Weekend

Celebrating their 150th anniversary - the International Kennel Club of Chicago is one of the most celebrated and respected dog shows in America. The events begin with the Blackhawk Kennel Club on Friday, and then Saturday and Sunday (February 26,27) with the IKC show from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cluster of dog shows... Read more »

Unique Take on Dog Show Judging

A version of Westminster you haven’t before seen – judging the dog handlers at the dog show: (link from Leslie)
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