AKC in the News
FOX’s Good Day Orlando stopped by Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center to preview the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship. Reporter David Martin interviewed AKC’s Gina DiNardo and Carrie DeYoung about the events. Watch now. The Orlando Sentinel spoke with event organizer Michael Canalizo about the show, too. Check out the article and video. The Orlando Business Journal also highlighted the economic impact of the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship in the city of Orlando.

For all the latest information on the show this weekend, stay tuned to AKC.org.
Clubs in the News
The Southern Oregon Kennel Club donated $10,000 to their local Sheriff’s Office for a new K9 officer, and the Belgian Malinois attended their show weekend this year to show off his skills. The club’s police dog demo was covered by television station KOBI-5.

Watch more here.
PR/Social Tips
Don’t miss the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship live stream this weekend on AKC.org and live.eukanuba.com. If you’d like to tweet, Facebook or Instagram about who you’re rooting for, we’re using the hashtag #TheBigDogShow.
Available Now
In addition to the live stream, you can watch the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship on FidoTV if you’re a DISH Network customer. Tune in to DISH channel 245 at 6:00 pm on Saturday, December 12 and Sunday, December 13 and enjoy the show!
Holiday Gifts
We are pretty sure both you and your dog were good this year and easily made Santa’s nice list. So why not treat yourself and your pup to some unique gifts sure to be received with smiles and woofs of joy.

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