2019 Westminster Dog Show: TV Coverage, Live-Stream Schedule and Expectations The 2019 Westminster Kennel Club dog show starts Monday at Piers 92 and 94 in New York. On Tuesday night, best in show will be announced at Madison Square Garden.
More than 2,800 dogs of 203 breeds and varieties will be at this year’s show, according to CBS New York. That includes two new breeds that will be making their Westminster dog-show debuts—the Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen and the Nederlandse Kooikerhondje.
Judging will take place on Monday and Tuesday, with the event culminating with the Best in Show competition on Tuesday night. Over the next two days, there will be plenty of opportunities to watch judging and competitions on TV and live streams.
Moving like a ball launched from a slingshot, Verb seamlessly completed obstacle after obstacle to win with a time of 32.05 seconds.
While little has changed about the dog show this year, airing from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Monday and Tuesday on Fox Sports 1, there are two more breeds joining the competition, which includes 2,879 dogs across 203 breeds and varieties.
New Jersey claimed the most dogs of any state — 61 — in the agility competition, which precedes the 2019 Westminster Kennel Club dog show. The event showcases canine athletes and their steadfast bonds with the humans who run alongside them to conquer a series of obstacles in a timed course.