(DOG SHOWS/DOGS) For years, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show has closed its doors to mutts everywhere, but this year mixed breeds are getting a chance to strut their stuff.
The most recognizable dog pageant in the world is debuting an agility competition in February that will take place two days before the 138th annual Westminster dog show. Mutts are rejoicing, because unlike the main dog show, the agility contest won’t just allow purebred dogs. Continue reading at the link below to find out how the agility contest works, and what this means for all dog breeds. — Global Animal
The New York Times, Richard Sandomir
Read The New York TImes article here: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/16/sports/mixed-breed-dogs-welcome-at-westminsters-new-agility-trial.html?hp&_r=0