This is the first time that a defending champion has won the league title two years in a row.
The National Dog Show, hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia, took place over two days on November 20 and 21. The show, which first aired on NBC in 2002, aired on Thanksgiving after Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade for nearly 20 years. .
Founded by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia in 1879, the show has been held annually since 1933.