Davisite wants her berger Picard to be top dog
Jackie Lundy of Davis grooms Meggie, a rare French berger Picard,
after a recent outing to the park. They’re leaving this week to compete in the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City’s Madison Square Garden. Wayne Tilcock/Enterprise photo
For Davis resident Jackie Lundy, showing her French berger Picard dog, Meggie, at the 140th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show means more than just competing at the highest level nationally. It's a chance to increase the popularity of this rare breed so that it may continue for future generations.
“Part of the point of getting these dogs is to get them out, so other people can see them and realize what a wonderful breed they are,” Lundy said. “That way, more people are interested in having them, so hopefully more puppies will be born. And the breed has more of a chance of surviving.” Continue Reading