AKC/Eukanuba National Championship

What is the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship All About?

The event is one of the most highly competitive and exciting events in the canine world. Every year, thousands of the world's top canine competitors from all 50 states and more than 70 countries vie for Best in Show honors and a total of $225,000 at the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship.

Each year the show is held in conjunction with the AKC Obedience Classic and AKC Agility Invitational , representing the culmination of a year of competition in three AKC sports: Conformation, Obedience and Agility.

For the seventh year, the exciting Eukanuba World Challenge competition will feature dogs representing more than 40 countries from the far reaches of the globe competing for world-wide bragging rights!

One of the most exciting attractions is the AKC Meet the Breeds with over 150 AKC breeds on display for the public to meet and speak with breed experts. The AKC Demonstration ring features fun, educational and exciting demonstrations such as herding with live ducks, agility, obedience and seeing-eye dogs.