90.000 visitors joined the world’s biggest dog show!
More than 31.000 dogs - out of 330 different breeds - competed at the world’s biggest dog show in Leipzig. Never before there have been so many dogs united at a certain place. And they originated from 73 different nations! An unforgettable event which attracted 90.000 visitors. Yes, it has been crowded at the Leipzig fairground. Highlights were the conformation shows, the German Agility Championships, the European Dog Diving Championships, the Dog Dancing World Championships and the Junior Handling World Championships. “It was an important event in a really relaxed atmosphere”, says VDH President Professor Dr. Peter Friedrich. Exhibitors, judges and visitors felt really comfortable at the modern Leipzig fairground. On Sunday evening, at 8 p.m., the tension reached its peak, when the Deutsche Dogge Queenie Eye del Castelo Levante, owned by Patrizia Vidano, Italy, won the Best in Show.
The entry numbers in detail:
World Dog Show: 24.692
German Winner Show: 6.423