The 145th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Part Two

Established in 1877, the Westminster Kennel Club is America’s oldest organization dedicated to the sport of purebred dogs. The club’s annual show runs for three-days to accommodate all the dogs that compete. The first day kicks off with the Annual Masters Agility Championship, where performance dogs climb, jump, weave, and sprint their way through a series of […]

A Guest Blog from Ari Katz on his Labrador Retriever Puppies

Last year, I created a kennel on my family’s farm in Maryland and have started seriously breeding Labrador Retrievers. My history with the breed dates back to the age of 10 when I showed my first Labrador, Maggie. In November of 2020, I decided to breed my female, Mehndi, a dog I co-own with my […]

A Martha Stewart Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Labrador Retrievers

Original Article: A Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Labrador Retrievers   In August, I shared photos of my kennel, AK Labradors, and a few of my dogs. Since then, I’ve bred two litters – one here, at my family’s farm in Maryland, and one in Indiana. Two puppies from the Indiana litter are now […]

A Martha Stewart Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Dog Kennel

Original Article: A Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Dog Kennel I am an avid animal lover and enthusiast. When I was born, my parents had two chocolate Labrador Retrievers named Kaela and Joey whom we loved dearly. These Labradors were my first introductions to this wonderful sporting group breed. When I was 10, […]

The 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Part Two

Original Article: The 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Part Two Established in 1877, The Westminster Kennel Club is America’s oldest organization dedicated to the sport of purebred dogs. This year, the club’s annual show expanded to three-days to accommodate the more than 2600 dogs that competed for “Best in Show.” Dogs are exhibited in […]