Posts with tag Working Group


Westminster 2013 – Tuesday Night

The final day of judging at Westminster is coming to an end, with only three Groups and Best in Show left to judge. We’ve heard so many nice reports about the venue at Piers 92/94, with the only complaint being that if someone is showing numerous breeds and in both piers it can be impossible… read more


Group Realignment

The Simon and Garfunkel song, “At the Zoo,” notes that “Orangutans are skeptical of changes in their cages.” That pretty much describes me and the dog game. I would just as soon that the dog game be as it was in the 1960s when I first started going to shows. However, even this anachronism will… read more

Christi McDonald

The Top Best-in-Show-Winning Working Dog of All Time

By Christi McDonald Editor’s note: Determining the top AKC winners in any category is an inexact science. We explain why in a companion article: Biggest BIS Winner Tough to Call. Only two Working dogs in history have won more than 100 all-breed Best In Shows. The first, and for many decades the only one, was… read more