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Meet the Westminster Dog Show Terrier Group
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Terrier Group
The feisty Terrier Group includes breeds like the Airedale, Cairn and Miniature Schnauzer. Which breed will take home the top spot at the Westminster Dog Show?
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Sporting Group
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Sporting Group
The Sporting Group includes popular breeds like the Cocker Spaniel and Golden Retriever. Which breed will take home the top spot at the Westminster Dog Show?
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Toy Group
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Toy Group
Breeds in the Toy Group range from the Chihuahua to the Pomeranian. Which breed will win the Toy Group competition at the 2012 Westminster Dog Show?
Westminster Dog Show 101 Video
Westminster Dog Show 101 Video
New to the dog show world? Check out our helpful Westminster Dog Show 101 video to learn more about the competition and what it takes to become Best in Show.
2014 National Dog Show Winner: Nathan the Bloodhound
2014 National Dog Show Winner: Nathan the Bloodhound
Who’s the best dog in the land? Based on the winner of the 2014 National Dog Show Presented by Purina, it’s a Bloodhound named GCH Flessner's International S'Cess, otherwise known as “Nathan.” We’ve got all the facts you need to know about this Best in Show champion.
The 2021 Westminster Dog Show Welcomes New Breeds
The 2021 Westminster Dog Show Welcomes New Breeds
The 2021 Westminster Dog Show welcomes four new dog breeds including the Dogo Argentino and the Biewer Terrier. Learn what makes these breeds special at Purina Pro Plan.
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Herding Group
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Herding Group
Herding Group dogs are intelligent & driven. The group includes breeds like the Shepherds & Border Collie. Which breed will be a winner at the 2020 Westminster Dog Show?
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Hound Group
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Hound Group
Hound Group dogs are sensory superheroes and include breeds like the Beagle, Bloodhound & Dachshund. Which breed will be a winner at the Westminster dog show this year?
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Non-Sporting Group
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Non-Sporting Group
Meet the Non-Sporting Group, with breeds ranging from the Chow Chow to the Standard Poodle. Which breed will be the winner at the Westminster Dog Show?
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Working Dog Group
Meet the Westminster Dog Show Working Dog Group
Working Group dogs are sturdy, smart & include breeds like the Alaskan Malamute, Great Dane & Rottweiler. Which breed will be the winner at the Westminster Dog Show?
New Breed Added to the 2020 Westminster Dog Show: Azawakh
New Breed Added to the 2020 Westminster Dog Show: Azawakh
The 2020 Westminster Dog Show is proud to welcome a new breed to the competition this year, the Azawakh. Learn more about this breed at Purina Pro Plan.
The 2022 Westminster Dog Show Welcomes New Breeds
The 2022 Westminster Dog Show Welcomes New Breeds
The 2022 Westminster Dog Show welcomes two new dog breeds including the Mudi and the Russian Toy. Learn what makes these breeds special at Purina Pro Plan.