February 19, 2013
And some more favorites… from day 2 at WKC
Such a Gentleman. His name is Loti, and hes only 19 months.
A whole lotta pointing
His name is Wally but they call him “The Big Cheese”
Philo, a Samoyed from Long Island.
A sleepy Weimaraner named Payton, after a long morning in the ring
A slobbery kiss
Canine in the crowd
Cathy and her 2-year-old German Shorthaired Pointer Link
Baba, 2 1/3 year old Dogue de Bordeaux
A suit made of Weimaraner.
and the winner is… BANANA JOE!
February 18, 2013
I had the exciting pleasure of being assigned to photograph the 137th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show this year for Newsday. Here are some favorites from day 1.
A stolen kiss in the elevator at Pier 92 in Manhattan.
Chino, 1 1/2 year old Lhasa Apso from Iowa, gets combed.
Old English Sheepdog Delaney, 3, hails from New Jersey and sports his Swedish booties.
Marie Stahmer stands with Mojo, her three-year-old Boston Terrier.
Lily McGowan, 8, shares a moment with two-year-old Keeshond named Promise.
Foxy Brown and Cecil B. DeMille, both 2 1/2 year old Basset hounds, wear their snoods to protect their ears before competing in the ring.
Dora, a 1 1/2 year old Dachshund, waits anxiously on her owners toes for her turn in the ring.
Natalie, a 6-year-old Shetland Sheepdog from Maryland.
Credo, a 6 1/2 year old Blood Hound, hugs his co-owners Michael and Kimberly Hansen.
Moon, a 3 year old Whippet from Wisconsin, gets powdered.
Bingo, a 2 1/2 year old Bichon Frise from Texas, gets a last minute eye liner touchup.
Bichon Frise Honor, 3, won Best of Breed during day one of the Westminster Dog Show.
Dalmatians in the ring.
Chino, a 4 1/2 year old Scottish Deer Hound.
After a morning start at 4:30am, Norwegian Buhund Pink, 2, takes a quick, well deserved nap.
Bean is a 3-year-old Bearded Collie with fabulous hair. The day was humid so his fabulous hair needed to be ironed!
The Afghan Hounds get groomed before entering the ring.
Miley Rae, a 3-year-old Smooth Collie, waits for her owner by the ladies room.
Sugar, a 3-year-old Chinese Crested, travels in style.
Leaving the Piers for Madison Square Garden
The best of breeds from day one arrive at Madison Square Garden