The Brussels Griffon has won Best in Show at the 2017 National Dog Show.
Newton, who is a red-rough variety of Brussels Griffon, won the Toy Group first and then beat the Portuguese Water Dog for the top honor.
“He just has marvelous breed type and attitude. He has the whole package,” said handler Susan Depew.
The Portuguese Water Dog won the Working Group, the English Springer Spaniel won the Sporting Group, the American Staffordshire Terrier won the Terrier Group, and the Whippet won the Hound Group.
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The Whippet has won Best in Show at the 2018 National Dog Show.
Whiskey the Whippet won the Hound Group first, and then beat the Doberman Pinscher for the top honor.
“I think [he’s] an outstanding example of what the ideal Whippet would look like,” Whiskey’s handler Justin Smithey said of the dog he raised himself. “This is our companion, our pet. He was born by my bed.”
The Doberman Pinscher won the Working Group, the Chesapeake Bay Retriever won the Sporting Group, the Wire Fox Terrier won the Terrier Group, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi won the Herding Group, the Lhasa Apso won the Non-Sporting Group and the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel won the Toy Group.
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