Showing Your Chihuahua

Tips & Tricks For Handling Your Chihuahua in a Dog Show

Structure, Structure, Structure

Can you guess what the most important part of spotting a show quality Chihuahua is? You guessed it! STRUCTURE! And when it comes to the structure of your Chihuahua, I suggest that you first learn the general structure of a dog and all of the terminology before diving...

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Different Types of AKC Clubs

The American Kennel Club (AKC) was established in 1884 to promote the study, breeding, exhibiting and advancement of purebred dogs. It is the largest not-for-profit purebred dog registry in the nation. AKC approves and maintains the official records of over 15,000...

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Dog Show Spectator Etiquette and Tips

If you are attending your very first dog show, there are some basic unwritten rules your should follow to help make sure your experience as well as that of the exhibitors and dogs is as pleasant and wonderful as possible. Purchase and then study the show's catalog or...

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Dog Show Terminology

I would never let you venture out to your first dog show without helping you understand some of the lingo! As with any sport, there are certain phrases and terms specific to showing dogs and below is a list of some of the most common. [learn_more caption="Terms Often...

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