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Westminster Kennel Club

Golden retrievers wait in the  benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City  on the second day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 11, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Wire Fox Terrier ‘Sky’ Takes Home Best In Show At Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Learning about the rare breeds is like traveling the world. Dogs from Mexico, Ireland, and other countries were among the 180 different breeds and varieties present on Tuesday.

02/11/2014

Old English sheepdogs compete in the 138th annual Westminster Dog Show at the Piers 92/94 on February 10, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Getty Images)

Swagger Lives Up To His Name At Westminster Dog Show

Kept in peak form by running up 15 flights of stairs at his hotel, the old English sheepdog that nearly won at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show last year bounded to an early victory Monday.

02/10/2014

A Papillon runs an obstacle course during a press event at Madison Square Garden  January 15, 2014 to promote the first-ever Masters Agility Championship at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. (Photo TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Mixed Breeds Wow Crowds At Westminster Dog Show Agility Competition

The event marked the first time that mixed-breed dogs have appeared in the Westminster Dog Show in more than 100 years.

02/08/2014

Banana Joe, an Affenpinscher, won Best of Show during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show February 12, 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York. (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Dog ‘Banana Joe’ Enjoys Victory Steak At Famed NYC Restaurant

The little affenpinscher with the shiny black coat and a bouncy step took top prize Tuesday night, winning Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club.

02/13/2013

Best In Show: Banana Joe

‘Banana Joe’ The Affenpinscher Wins Best In Show At Westminster

Banana Joe didn’t monkey around this time. The little affenpinscher with the bouncy step and shiny black coat walked off as America’s top dog Tuesday night, winning best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club.

02/12/2013

Dogs cross 7th Avenue in preview of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show - New York, NY - Jan 26, 2012 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Westminster Dog Show Kicks Off At MSG Today

The country’s most famous dog show – the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show – kicks off at Madison Square Garden today.

02/13/2012

The owners of the new breeds show off their dogs on Thursday. (credit: MSG Entertainment)

Westminster Dog Show To Welcome 6 New Breeds This Year

A parade of pooches marched their well-groomed paws across 7th Avenue in Midtown Thursday afternoon, hoping to be named top dog at this year’s show.

01/26/2012

Scottish deerhound Foxcliffe Hickory  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Scottish Deerhound Hickory Named Best In Show At Westminster

This was the first time a Scottish deerhound took the big prize at the most prestigious dog show in the country.

02/15/2011