Westminster Dog Show

Highlights from the Westminster Kennel Club 137th Annual Dog Show in New York City.

Ernesto Lara runs with Banana Joe, an affenpinscher, who won best in show during the 137th Westminster Kennel Club dog show Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Ernesto Lara runs with Banana Joe, an affenpinscher, who won best in show during the 137th Westminster Kennel Club dog show Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Ernesto Lara runs with Banana Joe, an affenpinscher, who won best in show during the 137th Westminster Kennel Club dog show Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Jewel, an American Foxhound and winner of the hound group, leaves the competition area during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Jewel, an American Foxhound and winner of the hound group, leaves the competition area during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Jewel, an American Foxhound and winner of the hound group, leaves the competition area during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
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Swagger, an Old English Sheep Dog, is posed for photographs after winning the hearding group during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Swagger, an Old English Sheep Dog, is posed for photographs after winning the hearding group during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Swagger, an Old English Sheep Dog, is posed for photographs after winning the hearding group during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
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In this 2013 photo provided by the American Kennel Club, a Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen poses for a photographer. A dedicated French rabbit hound, the dog is among the latest breeds to join the American Kennel Club pack, making the breed eligible to compete in major dog shows in 2018 and the Westminster Kennel Club show in 2019. (Thomas Pitera/American Kennel Club via AP)
In this 2013 photo provided by the American Kennel Club, a Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen poses for a photographer. A dedicated French rabbit hound, the dog is among the latest breeds to join the American Kennel Club pack, making the breed eligible to compete in major dog shows in 2018 and the Westminster Kennel Club show in 2019. (Thomas Pitera/American Kennel Club via AP)
In this 2013 photo provided by the American Kennel Club, a Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen poses for a photographer. A dedicated French rabbit hound, the dog is among the latest breeds to join the American Kennel Club pack, making the breed eligible to compete in major dog shows in 2018 and the Westminster Kennel Club show in 2019. (Thomas Pitera/American Kennel Club via AP)
In this 2013 photo provided by the American Kennel Club, a Nederlandse kooikerhondje, a Dutch duck-luring dog, poses for a photographer. The dog is among the latest breeds to join the American Kennel Club pack, making members of the breed eligible for major dog shows in 2018 and the Westminster Kennel Club show in 2019. (Thomas Pitera/American Kennel Club via AP)
In this 2013 photo provided by the American Kennel Club, a Nederlandse kooikerhondje, a Dutch duck-luring dog, poses for a photographer. The dog is among the latest breeds to join the American Kennel Club pack, making members of the breed eligible for major dog shows in 2018 and the Westminster Kennel Club show in 2019. (Thomas Pitera/American Kennel Club via AP)
In this 2013 photo provided by the American Kennel Club, a Nederlandse kooikerhondje, a Dutch duck-luring dog, poses for a photographer. The dog is among the latest breeds to join the American Kennel Club pack, making members of the breed eligible for major dog shows in 2018 and the Westminster Kennel Club show in 2019. (Thomas Pitera/American Kennel Club via AP)
FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2017, file photo, Rumor, a German shepherd, poses for photos after winning Best in Show at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, in New York. German shepherds hold the second spot in America's most popular dog breeds for 2016 according to the American Kennel Club Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2017, file photo, Rumor, a German shepherd, poses for photos after winning Best in Show at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, in New York. German shepherds hold the second spot in America's most popular dog breeds for 2016 according to the American Kennel Club Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2017, file photo, Rumor, a German shepherd, poses for photos after winning Best in Show at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, in New York. German shepherds hold the second spot in America's most popular dog breeds for 2016 according to the American Kennel Club Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2012 file photo, Perry Payson, of Bixby, Okla., handles Pilot, a Rottweiler during at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York. Rottweilers own the No. 8 most popular breed spot of 2016 according to the American Kennel Club. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2012 file photo, Perry Payson, of Bixby, Okla., handles Pilot, a Rottweiler during at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York. Rottweilers own the No. 8 most popular breed spot of 2016 according to the American Kennel Club. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2012 file photo, Perry Payson, of Bixby, Okla., handles Pilot, a Rottweiler during at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York. Rottweilers own the No. 8 most popular breed spot of 2016 according to the American Kennel Club. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Rumor, a German shepherd named Best in Show at the 2017 Westminster Kennel Club Show, explores the outdoors with Liz Oster, partner of the dog's part-owner and handler Kent Boyles, at their property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Rumor, a German shepherd named Best in Show at the 2017 Westminster Kennel Club Show, explores the outdoors with Liz Oster, partner of the dog's part-owner and handler Kent Boyles, at their property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Rumor, a German shepherd named Best in Show at the 2017 Westminster Kennel Club Show, explores the outdoors with Liz Oster, partner of the dog's part-owner and handler Kent Boyles, at their property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Kent Boyles, part-owner and handler of the Westminster Kennel Club's 2017 Best in Show winner, Rumor, exits a barn with the prize-winning German shepherd on his property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Kent Boyles, part-owner and handler of the Westminster Kennel Club's 2017 Best in Show winner, Rumor, exits a barn with the prize-winning German shepherd on his property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Kent Boyles, part-owner and handler of the Westminster Kennel Club's 2017 Best in Show winner, Rumor, exits a barn with the prize-winning German shepherd on his property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Kent Boyles, part-owner and handler of the Westminster Kennel Club's 2017 Best in Show winner, Rumor, exercises the prize-winning German shepherd from the seat of a motorized scooter on his property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Kent Boyles, part-owner and handler of the Westminster Kennel Club's 2017 Best in Show winner, Rumor, exercises the prize-winning German shepherd from the seat of a motorized scooter on his property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
ADVANCE FOR MARCH 4-5 AND THEREAFTER - In a Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo, Kent Boyles, part-owner and handler of the Westminster Kennel Club's 2017 Best in Show winner, Rumor, exercises the prize-winning German shepherd from the seat of a motorized scooter on his property near Edgerton, Wis. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, and winner of the Working Group is run by her handler Diego Garcia during judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, is lifted by her handler Diego Garcia after winning the Working Group judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Devlin, a Boxer, is lifted by her handler Diego Garcia after winning the Working Group judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City
REFILE - CORRECTING HIS HANDLER TO HER HANDLER Devlin, a Boxer, is lifted by her handler Diego Garcia after winning the Working Group judging at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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