On the Line at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
In the moment before a dog and handler compete, there is often this moment of open intimacy. In agility trials, some play games incentivized by bits of hot dogs and other treats—in more formal breed judging, moments can be a bit more serene. These images capture a sliver of the deep connection between dogs and those who dedicate their lives to show them.
Published on WNYC: http://www.wnyc.org/story/westminster-dog-show-on-the-line/