Westminster Dog Show

Canines Take Center Stage in New York -- Westminster Dog Show Begins Today

Westminster Dog Show The 138th edition of the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will take place today and tomorrow at Madison Square Garden. More than 2,500 dogs will travel to Manhattan to be a part of the show, none of them the slightest bit aware that they are competing for the coveted Best in Show prize and earning the title of "America's Dog" for the upcoming year. In addition to Best in Show honors, dogs are judged against others in their respective breeds or varieties, vying for Best of Breed and Best of Variety awards -- then, the dogs move on to compete alongside other...