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Westminster Dog Show

 Siba, a standard poodle, wins best in show at the 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

February 12, 2020:  On Tuesday evening the super bowl of dog shows took place at Madison Square Garden, where Siba, a standard poodle, was crowned best in show at the 144th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. After the preliminary breed judging, which took place a Pier 94, the event moved to the Garden on Monday and Tuesday evenings, where the winners competed in seven different groups, hound, toy, non-sporting, herding, sporting, working, and terrier groups. The winner of each group competed for best in show, where Siba, a gorgeous all black standard poodle, strutted to the title besting the runner-up, a whippet named Bourbon.  

Standard Poodle Siba wins Best in Show

 Siba, a standard poodle, wins best in show at the 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

February 12, 2020:  On Tuesday evening the super bowl of dog shows took place at Madison Square Garden, where Siba, a standard poodle, was crowned best in show at the 144th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. After the preliminary breed judging, which took place a Pier 94, the event moved to the Garden on Monday and Tuesday evenings, where the winners competed in seven different groups, hound, toy, non-sporting, herding, sporting, working, and terrier groups. The winner of each group competed for best in show, where Siba, a gorgeous all black standard poodle, strutted to the title besting the runner-up, a whippet named Bourbon.  

Other winners of the individual groups over the two nights at the Garden where: Conrad, a Shetland sheepdog, in the herding group, Daniel, a golden retriever, in the sporting group, Wilma, a boxer, in the working group,  Bona, a havanese in the toy group, and Vinny, a wire haired fox terrier, in the terrier group.

Angel Blue

The National Anthem was sung by opera star, Angel Blue.
Photography: Barry Gordin

Wilma Boxer
Karen Mammano of Webster with Golden Retriever Daniel
Vinny, Wire Haired Fox Terrier
Lori Pelletier with Norfork Terrier Elton “RocketMan”
Renee Taylor
Angel Blue sings National Anthem, Barry Gordin
Karen Mammano of Webster with Daniel Golden Retriever
Boxer Wilma
Lori Pelletier with Best of Breed winner Norfork Terrier Elton “RocketMan”