Cruft's Dog Show, now in its 76th year, opened on Friday at London's Olympia exhibition hall.
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GTV Dogs being paraded in ring
SV Pyrenean Mountain dogs being judged (3 shots)
SV Trophies on display
SV Pekingese dogs being groomed for judging
SCU Maltese dog being groomed
SV Great Danes
SV Yorkshire Terrier in hair curlers
SCU Chihuahua in dolls house (2 shots)
SV PAN Old English sheepdogs
SV Papillons in cage and people looking on (2 shots)
SV Pekingese in ring
SV Belgian sheepdog and owner by trophy
SV Dog being paraded by owner
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Background: Cruft's Dog Show, now in its 76th year, opened on Friday at London's Olympia exhibition hall.
The show, which lasts two days, attracts the stars of the dog world. This year nearly 7,000 dogs are competing.
This film shows some of the dogs, owners and judging on the first day, which is devoted to utility, working and toy dogs. The sporting breeds - hounds and gundogs - occupy the second day.