Posts with tag National Dog Show

Tuning in to watch the National Dog Show, with co-hosts David Frei and John O’Hurley, has become a Thanksgiving Day tradition for millions of American families. Photo by Dan Sayers.

The National Dog Show in Your Living Room

What once was called a “crazy idea” is now most likely a Thanksgiving Day tradition in your house. It’s called the National Dog Show Presented by Purina. But just 10 years ago, the brass at NBC barely thought it viable as a holiday broadcasting option. In fact, one executive said, “We’re not going to do… read more


Among the Shows Closing October 31, 2012…

It seems that many dog clubs today, just like many citizens, businesses and local, state and federal governments, face financial concerns. Everyone is trying to economize and cut operations down to the bare essentials to compensate for budget shortfalls. Looking at a couple of premium lists for shows that close on October 31, I realized… read more