By Mia Zanzucchi Nov 26, 2020, 2:49 PM EST The Scottish Deerhound has won Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show. "Claire" the Scottish deerhound has been crowned Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show, beating out hundreds of other pooches for the prestigious title. The National Dog Show has a new 2020 champ! (Of actual people, only judges, handlers, and TV production people were allowed into the arena.). CBS News "Claire" the Scottish deerhound has been crowned Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show, beating out hundreds of other pooches for the prestigious title. Claire the Scottish Deerhound wins Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show! Want your voice heard? The fluffy Pekingese was named Best in Show at the 2019 American Kennel Club National Championship Presented by Royal Canin, which aired on Animal Planet … Now go enjoy some treats, Claire—you earned it. Claire the Scottish Deerhound kept up the family legacy, as she claimed the Best in Show honors when the 2020 National Dog Show results came in. Also placing were a German Shorthaired Pointer in second, a Golden Retriever in third and a Chesapeake Bay Retriever in fourth. Additionally, three news breeds—the barbet, Belgian laekenois and dogo Argentino—made their National Dog Show debuts this year. At the 2020 National Dog Show, Claire the Scottish Deerhound won Best In Show, with her handler Angela Lloyd. “Claire has so many wonderful traits,” her owner/handler Angela Lloyd told Mary Carillo afterwards. Claire the Scottish Deerhound was named the best in show at this year's National Dog Show, winning at an event that didn't have any spectators because … #NationalDogShow https://t.co/WUTKCExX04. ️ Keys and predictions The National Dog Show is one of the most well known dog shows in the world. Coming in second as Reserve Best in Show was Toddy the Springer Spaniel. The 2020 National Dog Show results are in….who claimed Best in Show? Also being honored were a Bichon Friese in second, and a Schipperke in third, while a French Bulldog rounded things out in fourth. “Claire has so many wonderful traits,” her owner/handler Angela Lloyd told Mary Carillo afterwards. "Claire" the Scottish deerhound has been crowned Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show, beating out hundreds of other pooches for the prestigious title. A Portuguese Water Dog won the group, followed by a Boxer, a Bernese Mountain Dog and a Komondor, which makes the final score of our 2020 National Dog Show predictions Wes 2.000, Holland 0.625, which is solid, given how many breeds and varieties that the AKC recognizes (around 208). Terrier Group. The Scottish Deerhound is the Best in Show at the #NationalDogShow https://t.co/M45ein5v4G. Share ; (For more on how dog shows work, see our guide to the basics and what the professionals wish the average viewer knew.). https://t.co/UR73gJxN0J. Jimmy the Miniature American Shepherd, who comes from Denton, Texas (near Dallas), was victorious in the Herding Group. Powered by Minute Media © 2021 All Rights Reserved. According to Kelli Bender of People, the best in show pup "comes from a winning lineage, her grandmother won best in show at the 2011 Westminster Dog Show and her mom earned second place, also known as reserve best in show, at the 2015 National Dog Show. A Scottish deerhound with an impressive show-dog pedigree has won Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show. Siba, the standard poodle, poses for photographs after winning Best in Show in the 144th Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in New York. comes from a winning lineage, her grandmother won best in show at the 2011 Westminster Dog Show and her mom earned second place, also known as reserve best in show, at the 2015 National Dog Show. #NationalDogShow https://t.co/0qjrOGgGON, We promise this is a dog and not a Polar Bear. ... Full list of breeds at the 2020 National Dog Show … "She embodies the same qualities. ❤️ Claire and Angela will appear on The Today Show on Friday, November 27, as part of their celebrations as well, so stay tuned for that. The 2020 National Dog Show’s Best in Show winner is… Claire, the Scottish Deerhound ! While the day belonged to Claire, there were plenty of memorable pups trotting around the show floor: We're obsessed with this dog. 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(CBS) — “Claire” the Scottish deerhound has been crowned Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show, beating out hundreds of other pooches for the prestigious title. Learn more about the winner. "Claire has so many wonderful traits," handler Angela Lloyd said in a statement. “Claire” the Scottish deerhound has been crowned Best in Show at the 2020 National Dog Show, beating out hundreds of other pooches for the prestigious title. It isn't easy living up to such a lofty legacy, though dogs have the benefit of literally never thinking about such things. Wilma the Boxer, like Bono, was a repeat Best in Show finalist. "Simba" - The Afghan Hound #NationalDogShow https://t.co/I2VXqO4RNH. More than 500 dogs took to the ring to vie for the Best in Show at The National Dog Show, which has become a yearly Thanksgiving tradition. ET TV: NBC Live Stream: NBC Sports Live Past Best in Show winners. Vinny was also the class winner at the 2020 WKC. “Siba" the black Standard Poodle won the 2020 Westminster Dog Show Best in Show in an entry of almost 2,600 dogs. ", "She is just the picture of elegance," best in show judge Karen Wilson added. All but two of the terriers evolved in the British Isles. The competition, which aired Thanksgiving Day but took place earlier this month, was held without spectators due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a press release from the show. Think we have the next guest sorted out for @FallonTonight #NationalDogShow https://t.co/Jk9X51EjCr, Hound Group: Claire the Scottish deerhound, Non-Sporting Group: Kam the standard poodle, "Kam" the Poodle is named after former @Seahawks' DB @KamChancellor. This year's event was also limited to 600 dogs, a "70 percent decrease from the nearly 2,000 who compete in a regular year," per Mia Zanzucchi of NBC Sports. Teddy the Springer Spaniel (registered as AmGCH CanCH Cerise Bonanza) from Oxford, Pennsylvania, was victorious in the Sporting Group. Coming in second was a Havanese (NOT Bono, strangely enough), with a Miniature Pinscher winning third and a Smooth-Coated Chihuahua in fourth. The event was hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia and held at the Greater Philadelphia Event Center in Oaks, Pennsylvania on November 14-15, and social distancing, mask wearing and other safety protocols were in place, with no fans in attendance – though there were fan cutouts, which was fun. Elegant indeed. Updated Nov 26, 2020; Posted Nov 26, 2020 A Scottish deerhound named Claire handled by Angela Lloyd of Flint Hill, Virginia won best in show at … Your favorite teams, topics, and players all on your favorite mobile devices. Westminster Dog Show purse for 2020 There's no money on the line at the Westminster Dog Show. Claire, the best in show dog, is going to celebrate by “going back to her farm and being a dog.” Perfect. Claire the Scottish Deerhound — registered name GCH Foxcliffe Claire Randall Fraser – earned the coveted Best in Show title at the 2020 National Dog Show, which occurred earlier the … #NationalDogShow https://t.co/8iR3ipFztC, Terrier Group: Vinny the wire fox terrier, "Chester" the Affenpinscher wins the Toy group! Date: Thursday, Nov. 26 Time: Noon-2 p.m. Meet the National Dog Show Best In Show winner and the breed winners who made it to the group judging ring. Just perfect. Seattle resident Kam the Standard Poodle (officially GCHS Lakeridge Penhurst Ace in the Hole), who is named after the Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor, won the day in the Non-Sporting Group. Below, we'll go over all the group winners and the highlights from Thursday. #NationalDogShow https://t.co/ITNoEPn4gW, So sweet. Also placing were a Boxer (not Wilma), a Bernese Mountain Dog and a Komondor, in that order. Also placing were a Miniature Bull Terrier in the second-place red position, Kerry Blue Terrier in the third-place white and a Norwich Terrier with the fourth-place yellow ribbon. She is very similar to her grandmother, especially in the eyes.”, “We’re going to celebrate by going back to the farm, where she’s going to run around our 52 acres and enjoy being a dog.”. Join the Dog O' Day team! A 3-year-old Scottish deerhound named Claire won the National Dog Show 2020 Thursday — becoming the first of her breed ever to fetch the …