Dog shows

Sunny, the “Today” show dog, watches NHL Stanley Cup Final media day festivities in Boston, Sunday, May 26, 2019. The 18-month old Labrador is training to be a guide dog. (AP Photo/Stephen Whyno)
May 26, 2019 - 3:03 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on media day at the Stanley Cup Final (all times Eastern): 3:45 p.m. The biggest star at Stanley Cup Final media day doesn't play for the Boston Bruins or St. Louis Blues. He's 18-month old "Today" show dog Sunny, who roamed the interview room the day before the Cup Final...
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King, a wire fox terrier, poses for photographs after winning Best in Show at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
February 13, 2019 - 2:26 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Wire fox terriers are still King at Westminster. A wire fox from Brazil who's won big in Europe became America's top dog Tuesday night, beating out a crowd-pleasing longhaired dachshund and popular Sussex spaniel. There were some boos — along with modest cheers — at Madison Square...
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King, a wire fox terrier, competes with the terrier group at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
February 12, 2019 - 9:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Westminster Kennel Club dog show (all times local): 10:52 p.m. A wire fox terrier called King has become America's top dog. King was chosen best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. Wire fox terriers have won 15 times at...
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Biggie the pug poses for photos at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Nat Castaneda)
February 11, 2019 - 10:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Could this really be the year that dachshunds get out of the Westminster doghouse? Always a popular pooch, somehow they've never walked off with best in show at America's top dog competition. But that could change after sprightly Burns won the hound group Monday night at Madison...
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Denise Agre-gill uses a styling spray to groom her toy poodle Andre before they compete in the Best of Breed event at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
February 11, 2019 - 9:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Westminster Kennel Club dog show (all times local): 9:52 p.m. Add a schipperke to the list of dogs who might become the first of their breed to the win the Westminster dog show. Colton the schipperke won the nonsporting group at Madison Square Garden and advanced...
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Border collie named Stella competes in the masters agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
February 09, 2019 - 9:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Verb is: "win." A border collie named Verb won the Westminster Kennel Club's agility contest Saturday night. Verb tore through an obstacle course, guided by handler Perry DeWitt of Wyncote, Pennsylvania. A dog called Plop got a special award for top mixed-breed. Plop is handled...
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