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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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Junior Handlers Shine at Westminster

Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times The New York Times put together a photo slideshow from the Junior Showmanship competition at Westminster and we loved the images showing the bond between the juniors and their dogs. Check out the entire slideshow

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Westminster Winner: GCH Afterall Painting the Sky

Way to go, “Sky!” Wire Fox Terrier GCH Afterall Painting the Sky was crowned Best in Show last night at the 138th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Sky was also Best in Show at our 2012 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship. Congratulations

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Tell Them Dennis Sent You

By: AKC President and CEO Dennis B. Sprung If BEST In Show at Westminster is in your plans, you might as well prepare by eating at the BEST restaurants in New York City. Listed below are four of my favorites

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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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