At benched shows, spectators can walk through the area where the dogs are kept and see them up close. At the AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin, it's set up slightly differently. While you can't get to the dogs who are competing, there is a Meet the Breeds area where you can learn more about each breed competing and even pet some of them.
You can actually meet the dogs
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