More than 200 breeds are recognized by the American Kennel Club and are therefore eligible for the Westminster show. The four new entrants in 2021 are:
The barbet, a curly haired bearded dog;
the Belgian Laekenois, a shaggier shepherd;
the Biewer terrier, a longhaired, three-colored toy terrier;
and the Dogo Argentino, a white muscular dog with a smooth coat.
Here’s this year’s barbet competition:
The Belgian Laekenois round:
And the Biewer terrier judging: