Whereas your canine spends Thanksgiving looking for turkey scraps beneath the desk, these prized pooches are placing them — and many people people, frankly — to disgrace with their poise, self-discipline and general class.
It’s actually a disgrace once you notice that these canine don’t have the capability to know what they’re truly engaging in.
We’re speaking, after all, about The Nationwide Canine Present. Hosted as soon as once more by John O’Hurley and David Frei, this 12 months’s competitors boasted 209 acknowledged breeds, together with a brand new addition to the fray: the Biewer Terrier (pictured above).
The Biewer Terrier is described as an “elegant and athletic toy terrier whose solely objective in life is to like and be liked.” (Truthfully, similar.) This marks the fiftieth breed to be launched to the competitors since NBC started airing it in 2002.
OK, it’s outcomes time: Whereas each participant put their finest paw ahead, just one might emerge high canine. The 2021 Nationwide Canine Present winner is… Scottish Deerhound Claire, the identical winner from final 12 months! In accordance with O’Hurley, this was the primary time in 20 years that the competitors has a repeat winner.
“It’s extraordinary how this TV particular has turn out to be an annual television-watching custom for American households,” O’Hurley mentioned in an announcement forward of this 12 months’s broadcast. “Canines greater than ever have turn out to be part of individuals’s lives and the present reminds us of how nice they’re and the way simple it’s for them to make us smile.”
For those who missed even a second of this 12 months’s spunky spectacle, concern not — the whole occasion is now free to observe on demand, and out there to stream on Peacock. NBC can even rebroadcast it tonight at 8/7c.
Your ideas on this 12 months’s winner? Drop ’em in a remark under.