In the first of three programmes, Jeremy Cherfas discovers how a dog food seller founded what has become the biggest dog show in the world, with over 20,000 dogs parading to a crowd of 100,000 people.
How does one prepare for the biggest dog show in the world? Hours of exercise, grooming and training - and that is before you have started work on the dog.
Jeremy Cherfas investigates the dog world.
3: `The Business'.
Only one day to go before the big event.
Coats are washed, nails clipped and cash-tills polished.