1st Place – German Shepherd Dog – GCH CH Babheim’s Captain Crunch 2nd Place – Smooth Collie – GCH CH Bit O Heavens Sorceress 3rd Place – Cardigan Welsh Corgi – GCH CH Aubrey’s Tails Of Mystery 4th Place – Bouvier des Flandres – GCH CH Rocheuses Me And My Shadow Of Cornus
Introducing 'The Back Story'
Welcome to Best In Show Daily! I am Billy Wheeler and I’m here to give you the Back Stories from the dog show world. Some of you may know me as the publisher of the dog show blog, Dog Show Poop. I attended my first dog show in 1968 here in Memphis TN. The host… read more
Orlando Day One
I am in Orlando FL for the 11th Annual AKC/Eukanuba National Championship and while we wait for tonight’s Group judging, I want to bring you The Back Story. I missed last year’s event and had forgotten how much walking one does. No wonder dog show people live forever. Just witness today’s Italian Greyhound judge, 90… read more
2011 AENC – WORKING GROUP WINNERS – Photos
1st Place – Boxer – GCH CH Winfall Brookwood Styled Dream 2nd Place – Portuguese Water Dog – GCH CH Spyglass’s Legend Of Bahia 3rd Place – Newfoundland – CH Good As Gold Anmalamual Del Basaburua 4th Place – Standard Schnauzer – GCH CH Charisma Maxim Von Diable
'Welcome to Best in Show Daily'
“The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,” according to 1970’s Jazz poet Gil Scott-Heron, but in 2012 it most certainly will be blogged, tweeted and “friended” on Facebook! Welcome to Best In Show Daily, the revolutionary new online publication serving the dog show community. Beginning this year, our experienced team will bring you up-to-the-minute coverage of… read more
Now that the RVs are actually in queue to unload in Orlando I can give you some predictions for this weekend‘s AKC/Eukanuba National Championship (AENC). Saturday evening’s Groups will be Hound, Toy, Sporting, & Non-Sporting in that order. I expect the four dogs to advance will be the Whippet, GCH CH Starline’s Chanel, Affenpinscher, GCH… read more
AKC OBEDIENCE AND AGILITY TO CELEBRATE MILESTONES AT AKC/EUKANUBA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
— New Events “Just For Juniors” at the AKC National Obedience Invitational and AKC Agility Invitational Add To Celebration — New York, NY – Two of AKC’s Companion Events – Agility and Obedience -are celebrating sport milestones at the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship festivities this December 17-18, 2011 in Orlando, Florida at the Orange County Convention… read more
Training and Behavior – Surviving the Information Age
Pet owners today have access to massive amounts of infor-mation related to the training, health, everyday care and general management of their pets. There are more books, magazines and newsletters available than ever before – on every conceivable as-pect of pet ownership. Popular television shows feature charis-matic experts, and the market is full of video… read more
Famous California Breeders – No. 1 in a Series
In this series of articles, we will take a trip back through the decades to highlight some of the most influential West Coast breeders. I look forward to informing the members of the CATC of the great heritage your part of our country had upon the breed we all hold dear. Some of these historical… read more
Becoming A Better Owner-Handler
In the conformation side of our sport, some people spend a lifetime handling their own dogs but never really progress past a fairly basic level. Others become very successful as owner handlers, often winning as much as or more than the typical professional handler. What makes the difference between the two extremes?