2011 NEW BREEDS FACT SHEET
The National Dog Show Presented by Purina will introduce a total of six new breeds to the American public in 2011 as part of the Kennel Club of Philadelphia’s annual cluster this November.
The six new additions will make their major event debut on the two-hour NBC special immediately following the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. A total audience of some 20 million viewers is expected to watch the broadcast.
The six will be among over 160 American Kennel Club (AKC) sanctioned breeds on hand as almost 2,000 dogs compete for the prestigious title of “Best in Show”.
American English Coonhound
American English Coonhound Association
Cesky Terrier Fanciers Association
Entlebucher Mountain Dog
National Entlebucher Mountain Dog Association
Finnish Lapphund Club of America
Norwegian Lundehund Club of America
Xoloitzcuintli Club of America