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Fancy That: Thursday at Crufts

The biggest, and some say best, dog show the world over began today in Birmingham, England, at the gargantuan National Exhibition Centre, a collection of interconnected halls that house the show’s benching and the big rings where breed judging takes place, as well as the most amazing array of vendors you can find at any… read more

Bracco Italiano from Italy, Ch. Axel Del Monte Alago, won the 2009 World Challenge under Frank Sabella, handled by his owner, Bitte Ahrens.

Unique Among Shows Across the Globe: The Eukanuba World Challenge

There is one single element of the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship dog show that definitively sets it apart from every other event on the planet, and that is the Eukanuba World Challenge. No place else do fanciers have the opportunity to see, in the flesh and in one place, top winning dogs from all across the… read more


The AKC/Eukanuba National Championship: A Retrospective

December 15 and 16, 2012, will mark the 12th year of the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship dog show, this year to be held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. In December 2001 the American Kennel Club teamed up for the first time with pet food company Eukanuba to host the inaugural invitational dog… read more

Scottish Terrier Ch. Carmichael’s Fanfare was Best in Show at Montgomery in 1963 and 1964, handled by John Murphy. Photo by Tauskey.

Montgomery County Is Rich in History

Montgomery County is an iconic dog show renowned the world over, and each year Terrier people all over the U.S. spend months preparing their dogs for the fall event in Pennsylvania. Then, the first week of October, devotees travel from all points around the globe to see the cream of the crop of American Terriers,… read more


How Crufts Turned Into an International Show

Crufts, held each year in March in Great Britain, is billed as the world’s largest dog show, and most years that is, indeed, true. A time or two over the past half-dozen years, the entry at the FCI World Dog Show may have surpassed that at Crufts, but the show that celebrates its 121st event… read more