Little Pekingese big winner at Westminster

elaine | February 15, 2012

An 11-pound Pekingese took Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on last night.
“Malachy” beat out more than 2,000 dogs and 185 different breeds and varieties to win the most prestigious story in dogdom.
The now retired “Peke” has won 115 best in shows. “He’s a lot of dog in a small [...]

Local top dogs win big in NYC

elaine | February 14, 2012

Some local dogs are winning big in New York City this week.
Champion Bugaboo’s Big Shot won the prize of Best Old English Sheepdog at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show and was on last night’s television broadcast where he won third place in the herding group. Big Shot is owned by Jerson Valle and Colton [...]

Local dogs winning big at Westminster

elaine | February 14, 2011

Every year local dogs head east to New York in hopes of making it big at the most prestigious dog show in the United States, The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
Today is only day one but several dogs have done us proud. Tonight we’ll see Colton Johnson and his dog, Georgie Girl won best Old [...]

Sadie brings luck to the NYSE!

elaine | February 18, 2010

The Westminster Kennel Club’s Best in Show dog Sadie kicked off trading this morning when shehelped ring the opening bell at the NYSE.  The little Scottish Terrier might be a good luck charm because stocks ended up closing up.  The Dow added nearly 84 points to 10,393. The S&P added 7 and the Nasdaq surged [...]