EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Every year the National Dog Show is watched by millions of animal lovers on Thanksgiving Day on NBC. But have you ever wondered how the judging works? Now families can get the chance to witness a local dog show coming up this weekend. It celebrating over 90 years of tradition and Hello Wisconsin shared a closer look.
Christy Heiman of the Indianhead Kennel Club and her daughter, who is a junior member Katelyn Heiman joined the show to share more.
Christy explained that it’s a great opportunity for dog lovers to ask different breeders and owners about different breeds. It’s also a family orientated event. Katelyn has won several awards in the past and will compete this weekend with her dog River. Good luck Katelyn!
The event is the Indianhead Kennel Club Conformation, Obedience and Rally Dog Show May 12 and 13. It is from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Eau Claire County Fairgrounds Exposition Center.