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Welcome to Westminster Celebration Week!

Because the 145th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will not be held on its traditional February date due to the pandemic, the club is hosting the Westminster Celebration Week from Friday, Feb. 12 through Friday, Feb. 19, 2021. This is an exciting social gathering around the #WKCDogShow week filled with fun, interactive, dog-loving content across Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

  • An online showcase of agility videos, archival footage, educational offerings, and trivia
  • Untold Stories, from Westminster’s presenting sponsor Purina Pro Plan®, features videos where handlers recall the emotion of their Westminster Best in Show and Group moments as they stepped onto the green carpet at Madison Square Garden
  • Embark Health Summit’s Facebook Live webinar “Collaboration is Key: How Breeders and Veterinarians Shape the Next Generation of Healthy Dogs” will be on Monday, Feb. 15 at 4 p.m. EST
  • CBS Sunday Morning correspondent Martha Teichner as she talks about her new memoir When Harry Met Minnie, a heart-warming story involving Bull Terriers
  • Fun content from Westminster sponsors Cosequin and Trupanion
  • AKC Museum of the Dog on-demand event honoring longtime WKC member and past Westminster Show Chairman Ron Menaker
  • Celebrating people and their pets during American Heart Month with our friends at the American Heart Association
  • FOX Sports Westminster television marathon

For a complete schedule for Westminster Celebration Week see below. 


Westminster Celebration Week Schedule
Please check back daily for the up to date schedule

Friday, February 12th


Saturday, February 13th

  • Premiere of the Highest Scoring All-American Dog's run in the 7th Annual Masters Agility Championship in 2020
  • Agility Blooper Video 
  • High Speed Agility Highlight Reel

Sunday, February 14th

  • CBS Sunday Morning correspondent Martha Teichner talks about her new memoir When Harry Met Minnie, a heart-warming story involving Bull Terriers
  • #TruValentine Breeder Appreciation from Trupanion
  • American Heart Association Feature

Monday. February 15th

  • Westminster Marathon on Fox Sports
  • Westminster hosts Embark’s Canine Health Summit Facebook Live: “Collaboration is Key: How Breeders and Veterinarians Shape the Next Generation of Healthy Dogs.” It will stream on Monday, Feb. 15 at 4 p.m. EST
  • Best in Show Home Edition Contest from Madison Square Garden

Tuesday, February 16th


Wednesday, February 17th

  • WKC 360 on Instagram Introduction
     

Thursday, February 18th 

  • The Westminster Walk Tip from Cosequin
  • Westminster Celebration Week Wrap Up
  • Untold Stories: Exclusive interviews with winning handlers and their Purina Pro Plan® fed champions

Friday, February 19th

  • Untold Stories: Exclusive interviews with winning handlers and their Purina Pro Plan® fed champions
  • Learn about the four new breeds eligible for the first time at the 145th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
  • Best in Show Home Edition Contest from Madison Square Garden ending
  • Looking forward to Westminster Weekend June 11th-13th
 

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