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Westminster Flashback: When Sealys Owned the Garden

AKC Gazette, “Times Past”—The Sealyham Terrier joined the AKC in 1911. Within just a few years—thanks to shrewd imports, judicious breeding, and a small but enthusiastic U.S. fancy—the sturdy little Welshman was a force in the American show ring. Here

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2015 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Judging Panel Now Available

The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) is pleased to announce the judging panel for the 15th Annual AKC/Eukanuba National Championship to be held in Orlando, Fla. on Saturday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015. Check to see who’s judging your

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A New National Champion!

Congratulations to new National Champion dog “Charlie” and all the winners at the 2014 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship! The Skye Terrier topped a record entry of more than 4,100 dogs competing at the show December 13–14 in Orlando, Florida. The weekend

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Posted in AKC, AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, American Kennel Club, dog show, dog showing, dog shows, Dog Sports, Rare breeds

The Toy of Cooking: Yorkies, Yummies, and the Double Life of Ann Seranne

AKC Gazette, “Times Past”: She was really two people, and which one you knew best depended on your perspective. If you spent most of the 1950s through ’70s at dog shows, Ann Seranne was the “an” in “Barban,” the influential

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AKC Art on Display at Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

During the upcoming Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) dog show, the American Kennel Club will present “The Art of Winning Westminster,” a unique art exhibit portraying past Westminster Best in Show winners. The display will include eleven works of art from

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From Flyball to Best in Show at the Southern Maryland Kennel Club

Enjoy this video of a flyball demonstration that was given during the AKC Registered Handlers Junior Clinic at the Southern Maryland Kennel Club dog show, part of the Blue Crab Cluster in Richmond, VA.  And to end the day at

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