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Dog Shows

Dog Shows Give a Glimpse of Dog Breeds at Their Best

Best in Show

We sponsor some of the top dog shows in the country because we want to celebrate the potential inherent in dogs of all breeds and backgrounds. Dog shows give everyone the chance to see dogs at their very best, and we love putting them in the spotlight.

The National Dog Show

There are traditions aplenty on Thanksgiving Day. One that’s been a part of the day for 16 years is the National Dog Show. The event is steeped in history and is one of the oldest dog shows in the nation. Purina is a long-time sponsor of the celebration of dogs. The ceremony and drama of the day is one we are proud to be a part of. This year, as in others, we join the American Kennel Club and NBC to introduce families across the country to the celebration of purebred dogs. There’s so much going on in the show—it’s an experience.

The Westminster Dog Show

Congratulations to Flynn, the Bichon Frise, who won the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Best In Show! When we see so many exceptional, high-performing dogs count on Purina® Pro Plan®, we know we've done our job in creating a great product with nutrition that performs. We believe Conformation showcases the excellence of every breed. That’s why we’re a proud sponsor of The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

Beverly Hills Dog Show

Canine celebrities bedazzled all, as they strolled down the red carpet runway on their way to Best in Show judging at the second annual Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina. Featuring six of seven Group First winners fed Purina Pro Plan, the star-studded lineup shined with Top 100 dogs, many ranked No. 1 in their breed. Casting his Best in Show decision, Judge James G. Reynolds of Nepean, Ontario, Canada, chose a 6 ½-year-old Wire Fox Terrier, GCH Kingarthur Van Forliny Home, called “King.”