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Chicago Dog Show

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International Kennel Club of Chicago Dog Show in January 30, and January 31 and February 1 at McCormick Place (2301 S. Lake Shore Drive). A conversation about what the show is all about with Show Chair Susan Olsen. Truthfully, it’s all the same quality of show dogs as you’ll see at the Westminster dog show on... Read more »

National Dog Show, Thanksgiving Day Tradition

National Dog Show, Thanksgiving Day Tradition
The Thanksgiving Day National Dog Show Presented by Purina has been a hit with TV viewers since the first contestant walked into the ring in Philadelphia in 2002. Viewership that first year hit nearly 19 million. Last year, hosts David Frei and John O’Hurley entertained an all-time high 22 million viewers — more than watched... Read more »

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:
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National Dog Show Filled with Perfect Dogs

National Dog Show Filled with Perfect Dogs
“God created dogs as a companion to show us the principals of angelic behavior, service and love,” says actor/author John O’Hurley, who will be offering color commentary for the Thanksgiving Day National Dog Show Presented by Purina from noon to 2 p.m., (all time zones) on NBC. Perennial dog show announcer David Fei adds, “Dogs... Read more »

Chicago Dog Show

This is what it's all about - the goal is to reach Best in Show
International Kennel Club of Chicago Dog Show is one of the largest and mos prestigious in America. It’s also one of the few remaining benched dog shows. That means pretty much all day the dogs are there to meet….Many rescue groups will be there. There is be several demonstrations – from service dogs to dogs... Read more »

Westminster Dog Show What Happens During the Day

During the day the Westminster Dog Show is no longer held at Madison Square Garden but instead at the Piers on the West side of Manhattan. The Piers offers over 200,000 square feet of column-free exhibition space and 20-foot high ceilings, and views of the Hudson River and New York City skyline.
Westminster Dog Show this year had 2,721 entries, the largest number of dogs in 15 years. Over the past few years, numbers entered had declined due to space constraints at Madison Square Garden, which is under construction. This year, the daytime activities associated with the show were moved to the Piers. This is an expansive... 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 »

International Kennel Club of Chicago 2012 Dog Show

He IS the International Kennel Club of Chicago Dog Show, the man responsible for one saving this show, and then elevating it to it's current status today, Louis Auslander.
From the Cluster of Chicago Dog Show, February 26, International Kennel Club of Chicago Dog Show
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North Carolina Storm Injures Nine Handlers, Kills One Dog

MORGANTON, N.C. — Nine people were hurt Saturday night (April 9) after a lightning strike at a dog show at a fairground in Morganton, N.C., according to the Charlotte Observer. Officials in Burke County said those injured were struck by lightning while at the county fairgrounds about 6:10 p.m. An American Dog Breeders Association show... Read more »
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