A Bergamasco is seen in the benching area during Day One of competition at the Westminster Kennel Club 141st Annual Dog Show in New York on February 13, 2017 . / AFP / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images) (Afp/getty Images)

Chew toys and dog brushes: Day One at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Thousands of good doggies have descended on the West Side of Manhattan to remind us all there are still good things

Jillian Kestenbaum
February 14, 2017 3:00AM (UTC)

Come one, come all! The 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog show has arrived in New York City. Taking place Feb. 13 and Feb. 14, hundreds of top canines will strut their stuff before the judges and look cute while doing so! Today the hound, toy, nonsporting and herding groups will compete for fame, glory and biscuits. Unlike baseball, there's lots of crying at the dog show, but not from sore losing. (OK, maybe on the part of handlers.) Let's take a look at the competitors.

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