The results from this weekend are in, and Best In Show Daily’s got ’em. Dog Show Poop’s Blogger-in-Chief Billy Wheeler reports on the big winners from Lompoc, Calif., to Bloomsburg, Pa. Find out which dogs received the nod at these clusters, as well as those in Longview, Texas, Marion, Ohio, Sequim, Wash., and Greenville, S.C. You can count on Billy to bring you news about the dogs everyone’s talking about.
Look no further than today’s Fancy That to discover what Senior Editor Christi McDonald knows about some of the triumphant dogs at the Carolina Foothills Cluster. Many of the winning dogs’ pedigrees contain the names of their breeds’ most influential sires and dams, and several have connections to world-famous kennels overseas. Learn more about them – as well as the Group winners whose careers are just getting started – from Christi.
We’ve refined our weekly lineup to improve delivery on some of your favorite features. You’ll find Pilar Kuhn’s exclusive interviews in your inbox on Tuesday each week along with Kayla Bertagnolli’s DFR, and Christi’s Legislative Update now alternates with My Favorite Things on Sundays. Together with our expanded show coverage, we’re improving how Best In Show Daily keeps our readers entertained and informed. As always, we’d love to hear what you have to say.
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Olympic and AKC Records
By Billy Wheeler
While watching the coverage of the Olympics this weekend, I couldn’t help but drawing comparisons between the events in London and our own world class athletes at dog shows across the country. American swimmer Michael Phelps (you do know he owns an AKC-registered Bulldog, right?) more
Dog Show Poop: Monday Morning Mop Up
By Billy Wheeler
Our Monday Morning Mop Up features BIS by our Top Ten Dogs All Breeds. We start in Longview TX where the Number Six Dog, the Kuvasz, GCH CH Szumeria’s Wildwood Silver Six Pence picked up the big rosette at yesterday’s Longview Kennel Club show. more
Fancy That: the Carolina Foothills Cluster
By Christi McDonald
Among the largest shows in the country this past weekend were the three days of the Carolina Foothills cluster in Greenville, S.C., on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 27 to 29, following a day of specialties at the same location. On Friday, Spartanburg KC had 1,781 dogs more