The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show made its first appearance on television in 1948. To celebrate 70 years of sharing our passion for dogs with television audiences at home, Westminster along with its broadcast partner, FOX Sports, will air three consecutive days of expanded television coverage on three channels – FOX, FS1 and Nat Geo WILD highlight Westminster Week Events on Feb. 11-13, 2018. The more than 3,200 dogs entered across three dog sports will entertain, enamor and excite dog lovers around the world.
Returning for the live FS1 evening telecast from Madison Square Garden is the Voice of Westminster Gail Miller Bisher of Darien, and Fox Sports play-by-play announcer Chris Myers. Joining them this year is respected judge Jason Hoke, who has judged the Toy Group at Westminster. Jen Hale, Shannon Sharpe and Kristine Leahy will also be reporting from Madison Square Garden. Catch the live telecast on FS1 on Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 12-13 from 8 to 11 p.m.