There are actually several different things going on here; there is the AKC World Challenge, Bred by Exhibitor, Agility, Obedience, Dock Dogs.
I can not even put into words how amazing this is. There are dogs from all over the world. The best in their nations.
My view as I blog tonight!
Eukanuba World Challenge Opening Ceremonies...
All the entrants come in, Owner with Dog and Handler with country flag:
Candid shots.. waiting on judging:
The "Pick" each "group" the judge picks 3 to move on to the World Challenge Finals: