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AKC National Championship Winners 2016

Meet the Winners of the AKC National Championship Dog Show

The AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin kicked off this weekend in Orlando, FL, and more than 5,000 dogs are in town to compete. Breed judging takes place all day Saturday and Sunday, and the best of each breed will compete in group judging each evening. Saturday's groups include Sporting, Toy, Hound, and Non-Sporting. Sunday evening's competition includes Herding, Terrier, Working, and Best in Show. If you want to watch along, you can live stream the show on Royal Canin's website or catch it on TV on the Hallmark Channel at 6 p.m. Jan. 23.

To find out which breed takes home the top prize in each group, stay with us, as we'll be updating as the show goes on.

SPORTING GROUP
Clumber Spaniel

TOY GROUP
Brussels Griffon

HOUND GROUP
Whippet

NON-SPORTING GROUP
Bichon Frise

HERDING GROUP
Puli

TERRIER GROUP
Norwich Terrier

WORKING GROUP
Boxer

BEST IN SHOW
Puli

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