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Editorial Director Chrissy Persico and her daughter Annabel checked out the Paw Nation photo and video booth at the event. Paw Nation had a blast at Meet the Breeds this past weekend. As the official blog of the event, we enjoyed first-hand this gathering of over 1,000 dogs and cats, representing over 200 breeds at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City. The American Kennel Club (AKC) and the Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA), created this event so folks could get up close with these animals and ask breed experts about what it's like to own them. Be sure to come back to Paw Nation in the next few weeks as we'll be sharing stories from the event including a cat agility contest,...

Meet the Breeds It's finally here! Meet the Breeds is this weekend, Oct. 16–17, in New York City. As the official blog of Meet the Breeds, we'll be there at booth 2401. If you're in the area, come say hello! Even if you're not able to make it to the event, you can still follow along. We'll be posting updates all weekend on Facebook and Twitter. Check out a preview of the event in the video below. And don't forget, today is the last day to enter all of our great Meet the Breeds giveaways! Want a year's supply of dog food, or a fancy heated bed to keep your pet warm and cozy this winter? What about pet insurance or a great travel pet carrier? Click on the giveaways below to sign up! The...

Meet the Breeds Meet the Breeds is coming up this weekend, Oct. 16–17 in New York City. But you don't have to attend the event to get in on the fun. Many of the Meet the Breeds sponsors are giving away fabulous prizes to Paw Nation readers! Want a year's supply of dog food, or a fancy heated bed to keep your pet warm and cozy this winter? What about pet insurance or a great travel pet carrier? Click on the giveaways below to sign up! The contest registration ends Friday, October 15, 2010. DOG FOOD: Win a year's supply of Iams dog food PET INSURANCE: Win a year of pet insurance from PetPartners, Inc. DELUXE PET BED AND MORE: Win a PetSafe Heated Wellness Sleeper and a coupon for...

Meet the Breeds Meet the Breeds is coming up this weekend, Oct. 16–17 in New York City. But you don't have to attend the event to get in on the fun. Many of the Meet the Breeds sponsors are giving away fabulous prizes to Paw Nation readers! Want a year's supply of dog food, or a fancy heated bed to keep your pet warm and cozy this winter? What about pet insurance or a great travel pet carrier? Click on the giveaways below to sign up! The contest registration ends Friday, October 15, 2010. DOG FOOD: Win a year's supply of Iams dog food PET INSURANCE: Win a year of pet insurance from PetPartners, Inc. DELUXE PET BED AND MORE: Win a PetSafe Heated Wellness Sleeper and a coupon for...

A Cornish rex at a CFA cat show in San Mateo, Calif. shinzui, Flickr Canines aren't the only ones who get to win ribbons for their physical perfection. Cats have been starring in their own competitions since 1906 and the creation of the Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA). A member of the CFA's Board of Directors, David White has been showing and breeding cats for 15 years. He currently has the number-one ranked Cornish rex in the country and the tenth best cat in the country. White talked to Paw Nation about what happens at cat shows and how felines are judged. What is the Cat Fanciers' Association? It's the world's largest registry of pedigreed cats. How many different cat breeds are...

Meet the Breeds We're just a week away from Meet the Breeds, taking place Oct. 16–17 in New York City. But you don't have to attend the event to get in on the fun. Many of the Meet the Breeds sponsors are giving away fabulous prizes to Paw Nation readers! Want a year's supply of dog food, or a fancy heated bed to keep your pet warm and cozy this winter? What about pet insurance or a great travel pet carrier? Click on the giveaways below to sign up! DOG FOOD: Win a year's supply of Iams dog food PET INSURANCE: Win a year of pet insurance from PetPartners, Inc. DELUXE PET BED AND MORE: Win a PetSafe Heated Wellness Sleeper and a coupon for $100 off the installation of an Invisible...