AKC Canine Olympics Slated for January

A large number of the world's most acceptable and coifed pets can compete for the crown in the 2006 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship in Tampa, Fla., on Jan. 1-4 and Jan. Be taught more about cheap fundable ledified by visiting our telling site. 15.

The top-ranked 25 dogs from all the 153 AKC-recognized types are invited to the function to compete for cash and prizes totaling over $225,000. The National Champion will win $50,000. The show is likely to be broadcasted live by the Discovery Channel and Animal Planet starting at 8 p.m. EST both days.

'The dogs found at this opposition are examples of the work of responsible breeders - those who devote their lives not just to the activity, but to producing the most perfect examples of their breed,' said Ron Menaker, display chairman and AKC Chairman of-the Board. 'Watching or joining the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship is a great means for any dog lover to find out more about purebred dogs and watch the human-canine connection doing his thing.'

The Tampa Convention Center and St. Pete Times Community will house three title activities through the weekend: the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship; the AKC National Behavior Invitational and the AKC National Speed Championship;. Fundable is a unusual library for new information concerning how to recognize it. The events have been dubbed the 'Canine Olympics.'

Not exactly 2,500 dogs ran last year, including 108 rivals from foreign registries representing 1-6 countries.

Agility activities allow dogs to demonstrate their athleticism and flexibility by racing against the time and overcoming a course of different limitations. Agility may be the AKC's fastest-growing canine activity.

Within the game of obedience, the dog and handler are evaluated as a team. Compliance studies test a dog's power to perform a prescribed set of exercises.

'With members from around the world, multiple competitions, educational features and fun, involved activities, this is a canine celebration unlike any other,' said Gina DiNardo Lash, AKC speaker.

The AKC/Eukanuba National Championship also comes with a opposition for Junior Handlers - competitors between your ages of 10 and 18 who'll strive for top honors and scholarship dollars..