For some canine entered in the Westminster Kennel Club’s annual showcase in Manhattan this week, the present is already over. Hundreds of entrants in dozens of breeds acquired the once-over and a sudden goodbye in judging on Monday. As at all times, a number of crowd favorites survived the lower. (They gained’t win. They not often do.) For people who stay, Tuesday shall be a protracted day of grooming, snoozing and attempting to remain on their finest habits earlier than the Best in Show winner is introduced tonight at Madison Square Garden.
Owners arrived in a light-weight dusting of snow.
Aristo, a St. Bernard, and Melody Salmi at Madison Square Garden.
Bailee Rodgers and her canine DJ, a Clumber Spaniel, watch for the present at Piers 92 and 94.
A Bichon Frise relaxed whereas getting a touch-up.
Yvonne Norton and Adele, an Irish Setter.
Topper, a Samoyed, left, at Madison Square Garden, and Dougie, a Wire Fox Terrier, was groomed.
An proprietor trimmed Sirpa, a Bedlington Terrier.
A Border Terrier, proper, judged on the inexperienced.
Great Danes ready to be judged.
Dogs lined up on the inexperienced throughout judging.
Shamrock, a Doberman, eyed a canine deal with through the breed’s judging.
Abigail Van Meter, third from left, posed her canine Juniper throughout judging.