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On Thursday, the National Dog Show Presented by Purina airs right after the Thanksgiving Day Macy’s Parade. Over 20 million viewers will be watching as 2000 dogs and handlers vie for Best In Show. The television broadcast marks the start of the “triple crown” of dog shows, followed by December’s AKC/Eukanuba National Championship and February’s […]

AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Names Winners

OK, we’re going to preface this post with a spoiler alert! The AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, held at the Long Beach Convention Center earlier this month, will be broadcast on ABC Network Television on Sunday, January 23, 2011. (Check your local listings for airtimes.) If you don’t want to know the results of this show, it’s […]

National Dog Show presented by Purina, Nov. 25, 2010

Tune in on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, 2010 to catch “The National Dog Show presented by Purina,” an annual two-hour, family-oriented television special broadcast on NBC. This annual, American Kennel Club (AKC) – sanctioned dog show, hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia, is one of the oldest and most prestigious in the country. This year’s […]

Back from Houston’s Dog Show

We had a great time this weekend attending the Reliant Park World Series of Dog Shows in Houston. This is truly a Texas-sized dog show…we spent seven or eight hours at the show and never saw the same thing twice! The show is held at the Reliant Center, which is in the same complex as […]

River City Cluster of Dog Shows, June 17-20, 2010, San Antonio

San Antonio is going to the dogs! This year’s River City Cluster of Dog Shows in San Antonio, Texas consists of two dog shows featuring local kennel clubs: * Comal County Kennel Club: June 17 & 19, 2010 * Bexar County Kennel Club: June 18 & 20, 2010 Where: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Market […]

AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Airs on Animal Planet

The 2009 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, which took place in December 2009 in Long Beach, California, will air Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 on Animal Planet. The show is scheduled for 8-11 PM (ET/PT). The recent championship celebrated the 125th anniversary of the American Kennel Club. The “Best in Show” winner took home a $50,000 grand prize […]

Matching A Dog’s Needs to Your Lifestyle

Have you ever watched a dog show on TV and fell in love with a particular breed of dog? Attraction to a dog’s physical appearance is just one of many reasons to select a particular dog for your family. Recently DogTipper had the opportunity to talk with John O’Hurley, co-host of the National Dog Show […]

Choosing a Dog to Fit Your Lifestyle

Just before the National Dog Show, DogTipper had the chance to interview co-host David Frei about the show. Next month Frei will again be an expert dog show commentator, heard on the two-day broadcast of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show the evenings of Feb. 15 and 16. In watching these national broadcasts, dog lovers […]

Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, NYC, Feb. 15-16, 2010

What: Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show When: Feb. 15-16, 2010 Where: Madison Square Garden, New York City Over 170 breeds of dogs will compete at this year’s Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, one of the world’s best known dog events. This year, three new breeds recently recognized by the American Kennel Club will compete for […]

AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, Long Beach, CA, Dec. 12-13, 2009

What: Ninth Annual AKC/Eukanuba National Championship When: Dec. 12-13, 2009 Where: Long Beach, California Why: Nearly 4,000 dogs will be competing for over $225,000 in cash prizes as this mega-show (which will be broadcast on Animal Planet and the Discovery Channel Feb. 6, 2010 from 8-11pm). This two-day show is held in conjunction with the […]