World Dog Show: Day Two and Helping Pets in Need
Three dogs were selected yesterday to represent their Groups in tonight’s Best in Show ring at the World Dog Show. The winners from Group 1 (Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs, except Swiss Cattle Dogs), Group 5 (Spitz and Primitive Types) and Group 9 (Companions and Toys) are featured on Best In Show Daily, fresh from their victories in Salzburg, Austria.
In today’s podcast with Pilar Kuhn, Cathy Cline and Stephen Cabral talk about the organization that is helping sick animals get well and remain at home with their families. Friends and Vets Helping Pets provides financial assistance to pet owners by working directly with veterinarians to cover the costs of treatment. Find out how a desire to see that no animal suffers became a charity that is benefiting dogs, cats and horses in three states.
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Day Two of the 2012 World Show brought judging of three of the 10 FCI Groups: Group 1, Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs (except Swiss Mountain Dogs); Group 5, Spitz and Primitive Types; and Group 9, Companion and Toy Dogs.
The weather suddenly turned warm which was the only big problem the show committee had to cope with. Not that inside it was unbearable, but several people did leave their dogs in parked cars. Many people reported this and numerous announcements were made over the intercom, but a Sarplanac died in one car while another dog died after it ran under a car after being surprised by fireworks. more