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How to Watch the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show 2022

This year, the country’s and the world’s best dogs descend on the historic Lyndhurst estate for the revered Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show June 18-22, the second-longest-running American sporting event behind the Kentucky Derby. This year, at the 146th Westminster Show, over 3,000 dogs representing 211 breeds and varieties will compete for the coveted title of Best In Show.

Ahead of the highly anticipated Best In Show judging, over 450 dogs will compete in the Masters Agility Championship, Junior Showmanship and Masters Obedience Championship. Don’t miss any of the action – opportunities abound to catch every minute of the action on TV, online and on mobile apps from almost anywhere.

Best registered breeds at Westminster:

Golden Retriever – 70

Labrador Retrievers – 49

Pugs – 46

Rhodesian Ridgeback – 43

French Bulldogs – 41

New races entering Westminster:

Mudis – 10

Russian toys – 4

All times Eastern

Saturday, June 18, 2022

Masters Agility Championship Preliminaries

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. live stream on Westminster website

Sunday, June 19, 2022

Masters Agility Championship Final

12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. on FOX, the FOX NOW app and the FOX Sports app

Monday, June 20, 2022

Obedience Masters Championship

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.. Masters Obedience Championship streamed live on Westminster website

Conformation at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Breed Judging and Masters Obedience Championship streamed live on Westminster website

1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Select Breed Judging and Obedience coverage on FS2, the FOX NOW app and the FOX Sports app

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Conformation at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.. Breed Judging and Junior Show Preliminaries Live Breed Judging on the Westminster website

1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Select Breed Judging coverage on FS2, FOX NOW app and FOX Sports app

7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Pre-show lineup on FS1

7:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. Group Judging (Hound, Toy, Non-Sporting and Herding) Live on FS1, FOX NOW App and FOX Sports App

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Conformation at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Breed judging and junior presentation preliminaries streamed live on the Westminster website

1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Select Breed Judging and Junior Presentation Prelims coverage on FS2, the FOX NOW app and the FOX Sports app.

7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Pre-show programming with Junior Showmanship Fina on FS1

7:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. Group judging (sports, working and terrier groups) followed by Best in Show live on FS1, the FOX NOW app and the FOX Sports app

Get ready to watch

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