Westminster Dog Show

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Best in Show

A gallery of pooches that strutted their stuff during the 138th Westminster Kennel Dog Show. See gallery

Sky, a wire fox terrier, stands on the podium after winning best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in New York.  c

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Patiently waiting

A Cane Corso waits to compete in the Westminster Kennel Club dog show on Tuesday, Feb. 11, in New York.

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Boxers on parade

A boxer competes in the Westminster Kennel Club dog show on Tuesday, Feb. 11, in New York.

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Relaxing

Fender, a Great Dane, rests beside one of his handlers in the benching area before the Westminster Kennel Club dog show on Tuesday, Feb. 11, in New York.

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Meeting a Chihuahua

Cleo Marshall, 1, isn’t sure what to make of Sonnus Filho, a smooth coat Chihuahua, before the competition.

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Bouncing Komondorak

A Komondorak on display in the judging ring at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 11, 2014.

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Double golden retrievers

Two Golden Retrievers are seen in the  benching area in the benching area on the second day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 11, 2014.

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Open wide!

A Treeing Walker Coonhound is judged during competition in the Hound group during day one of judging of the 2014 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Bibbed Rottweiller

A Rottweiller sports a bib at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 11, 2014.

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Final touches

Elena Pleskov blow dries her Black Russian Terrier, Rob, prior to the competition.

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Afghan beauty

An Afghan Hound competes at the Hound group during the first day of judging of the Westminster Kennel Club dog show on Monday, Feb. 10, in New York.

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Bloodhound makes his rounds

Nathan, a Bloodhound, competes with other dogs in the Hound group during the 138th Westminster Kennel Club dog show on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York. Nathan won the group.

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Miniature Pinscher winner

Classie, a Miniature Pinscher, exits the ring after winning the Toy group during the first day of judging of the 2014 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York. Nearly 3,000 dogs and their handlers hit the competition floor in New York on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. The winners of the seven groups will compete to determine this year's champion.

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Mutual affection

Kholoe, an Australian Shepherd, nuzzles with handler Maureen Grentus in the benching area of Pier 94 during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York. The annual dog show showcases the best dogs from around world for the next two days.

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Tall tail

A Beagle stands on a judging table during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York.

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Blinged out

Raquel, a Rhodesian ridgeback, waits for competition to begin before the 138th Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York.

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Presentation time

A Briard and its handler present during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York.

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Downtime

Cagney, a Briard, rests in the beaching area during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York.

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Resting and reading

Brant Broon, of New Orleans, left, rests in the benching area during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York.

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Prepping with product

Jordan, a Yorkshire terrier, is prepped in the benching area during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in New York.

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Bulldog cools off

Above: A bulldog cools off with a fan in the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014. The Best in Show winner will be selected on Tuesday, Feb. 11.

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Fluffy bichon frisé

A bichon frisé waits for the competition to begin at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Boston terrier final touches

Woody, a Boston terrier, stands while being groomed in the penning area at the 2014 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York, Feb. 10, 2014.

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Yorkshire terrier prepares

A Yorkshire terrier in the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Elevator pug

A handler and his pug ride the elevator to the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day on competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Feb. 10, 2014.

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Standard poodle chin scratch

A standard poodle waits in the benching area for judging to start.

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Shih Tzu not impressed

A Shih Tzu waits in the benching area before judging starts at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Feb. 10, 2014.

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Waiting with basset hounds

Handler Aaron Costilla waits with his basset hounds in the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Standard poodle grooming

A standard poodle waits in the benching area for judging to start at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Lots of spots

A dalmation in the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Waiting with bichon frisé

A bichon frisé waits in the benching area for judging to start at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Pillow Sheepdog

A pillow sheepdog waits in the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.
 

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Handler enters dog show

A handler enters Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day on competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Striking a pose

Karen Straghan and a Irish wolfhound in the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014.

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Leather dressed corgi

A Cardigan Welsh corgi in the benching area at Pier 92 and 94 in New York City for the first day of competition at the 138th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Feb. 10, 2014.

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Eye on the prize

An Australian shepherd eyes a treat before presenting during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Feb. 10, 2014, in New York.

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Holding a beagle

A dog handler holds a beagle during day one of judging of the 2014 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York, on Feb. 10, 2014.

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