The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is in full swing in New York City. There are more than 2,800 dogs taking part to compete. Two new breeds are being welcomed to the show: The grand basset griffon vendeen and nederlandse kooikerhondje.
A dog can only participate in the show if the breed is recognized by the American Kennel Club.
Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at the “ruff” competition.