November 3rd Preview of The National Dog Show presented by Purina® hosted by The Kennel Club of Philadelphia
WHAT: Preview event for The Kennel Club of Philadelphia Dog Shows featuring The National Dog Show presented by Purina®
WHEN: Thursday, November 3, 2011 – 10:00 – 10:30 AM
WHERE: The Please Touch Museum at Memorial Hall
4231 Avenue of the Republic (Fairmount Park)
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Spectacular agility dogs will perform and What A Good Dog trainers will demonstrate how to train dogs with pre-schoolers from Jenkintown Day Nursery, a non-profit, sliding-scale childcare center.
Special guests include:
The National Dog Show presented by Purina Co-Host David Frei, author of Therapy Dog best seller Angel on a Leash.
9/11 canine therapy hero, Eli, is a champion Belgian Sheepdog from Allentown, PA and is one of the last surviving canine heroes that aided 9/11 victims at Ground Zero.
Meet a few of the new AKC breeds competing for the first time at The National Dog Show: Cesky Terrier, American English Coonhound and Norwegian Lundehund
About The Kennel Club of Philadelphia: Since hosting a major dog event at the 1876 Centennial Exposition in Memorial Hall, Philadelphia has been at the forefront of the purebred dog world. The Kennel Club of Philadelphia Dog Shows will be held November 19-20, 2011 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA. This year marks the 10th Anniversary of The National Dog Show presented by Purina® that will be telecast nationally to over 18 million viewers on NBC Thanksgiving Day immediately after the Macy’s Parade.