We would like to say #happybirthday to one of our neighbors, the! Every year the New York Stock Exchange welcomes the WKC Best in Show Winner and his/her entourage to ring the opening bell after the big win. Happy Birthday NYSE, see you again next year. @nyse 🎂
#didyouknow that the Pembroke Welsh Corgi holds the record in the Herding Group for the most consecutive Group placements from 1997 to 2004? Pictured: Ch. Hum’nbird Keepn Up’Pearances, "Kevin" handled by Frank Murphy in 2004.
Did you miss the premiere of the 2019 episode of CROWNED? Well, you are in luck. Not only can watch this one-of-a-kind WKC documentary series, but you can see past episodes of CROWNED on our website. Link in bio. 👑🐾
Did you know the Westminster Masters Agility Championship is one of a kind in the US? It is open only to dogs who have achieved difficult AKC Agility Titles and that are eligible to compete on a Masters Level Course. Many enter every year from all across America, but only 330 compete in the competition.
Our first Herding Group #triviatime of the year! This breed is known as fearless sheepherders in western Hungary, they were officially recognized by the AKC in 2016 and were first entered in the #wkcdogshow in 2017. Do you know the name of this whimsical breed?
#happybirthday to us, the Westminster Kennel Club! May 8, 1877, was the "First Annual New York Bench Show of Dogs, Given Under the Auspices of the Westminster Kennel Club." The show was held at Gilmore's Garden with a total entry of 1,201 dogs. Celebrate our birthday with us by enjoying this footage from our 1934 show. 🐾🏆🎂
Paws up for #herding Group Month. The Herding Group first appeared at the #wkcdogshow in 1983. Before,1983 many of our favorite breeds competed in the Working Group. Tell us what Herding breeds you would like to see this month!