Mutts Now Welcome at the Westminster Dog Show

You already knew your sweet, charming shelter mutt has star potential, but now the Westminster Dog Show agrees. The AP reports that, for the first time in more than a century, the event will welcome mutts—for some competitions, anyway. » 1/16/14 5:35pm 1/16/14 5:35pm

Mixed-Breeds Finally Allowed Into Dog Shows

For the first time in 125 years, the American Kennel Club has changed its rules to allow mutts in their shows. Unfortunately, mixed-breeds can only compete in the skill-based events, and must go by the euphemism "All Americans." [Washington Post] » 5/24/10 5:30pm 5/24/10 5:30pm