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F-M Kennel Club Hosts Mini Westminster Dog Show

Dog handlers and judges come from across the country

WEST FARGO, N.D. — The F–M area has its own version of the Westminster Dog Show. The three-day event hosted by the Fargo Moorhead Kennel Club is filled with over 500 dogs from fluffy pups to majestic hounds. Dog handlers and judges come from across the country to compete in what organizers call a dog beauty pageant. Dogs are judged on…

LIVE: More Than 500 Dogs Competing At F/M Kennel Club Show

Dogs Represent 100 Different Breeds

  The Fargo-Moorhead Kennel Club is hosting more than 500 dogs from about 100 different breeds this weekend for the annual All Breed Conformation Dog Show. The dogs will be judged on how well they conform to their breed standards in a variety of ways. Kennel Club officials describe it as a smaller version of the Westminster Dog Show. In…

Fargo Woman Reflects on Experience Competing at Westminster Dog Show

Elizabeth Nelson took part in the competition back in February in New York City

FARGO, N.D. — When Elizabeth Nelson was a five–year–old growing up in Sabin, Minnesota her life changed when she first saw the Westminster Dog Show on TV. “I’d go outside with my farm dog and I would play dog show. I mean that’s really where I first saw that you could do something like that,” Nelson said. Her mom realized that…