It culminates in the Best in Show competition where seven dogs (and their owners) will see who is the best of the best.
Bono the Havanese seized Westminster's toy group title for the second year in a row, drawing shouts of glee from the crowd of thousands at Madison Square Garden as he trotted around the ring, his floor-length silk coat flowing behind him.
The 2020 Westminster Dog ShowA cocker spaniel relaxes
Pine knows, for example, that golden retrievers are always favored (though they've never won Best in Show).
Bourbon the Whippet was the runner-up.
Maple Leafs acquire goaltender Jack Campbell in trade with Kings
The Leafs' aim was to reverse the damage clinging to them after Wednesday's loss, their second in a row. Matthews picked up three assists for a four-point night, while Mitch Marner added three of his own.
A standard poodle named Siba was crowned "Best in Show" at the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in NY on Tuesday, taking home the grand prize in the most prestigious competition for pure-bred canines in the United States. A standard last won in 1991.
"Dogs were originally bred to do specific jobs, whether hunting, guarding, tracking, or companionship", the Westminster Kennel Club explains. One mistake, like confusing a wire fox terrier for a smooth fox terrier, could set off a Twitter firestorm among dog show enthusiasts. A furry, long-haired 3-year-old named after the U2 frontman, Bono was the favorite after coming out of the toy group to once again reach the Best in Show stage of competition.
Super League issue statement on Israel Folau
Halifax prop Keegan Hirst, Britain's first openly gay rugby league player, said the decision is "disappointing and frustrating". Israel Folua could be at the centre of more legal wrangling upon his return to rugby league.
The Westminster dog show bills itself as the second-oldest United States sporting event, behind only the Kentucky Derby thoroughbred horse race.
Almost 3,000 dogs from around the world entered the competition. Beginning with Warren Remedy, who won the first competition in 1907 and remains the only three-time champion, dogs from the group have accounted for 47 wins, with 15 coming from the Wire Fox Terrier breed alone.
Rare piano destroyed by movers, musician Angela Hewitt says
While Hewitt did not disclose who the movers were, Lewis said that she would not have let anyone she didn't trust move her piano. She said she could play it for eight hours straight without ever getting bored or exhausted . "At least nobody was hurt".