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Photos: Crufts dog show draws thousands

Updated 7:02 PM ET, Sun March 10, 2013
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Gavin Robertson and Jilly, a basset griffon Vendeen, celebrate winning the Best in Show category of the 2013 Crufts dog show on Sunday, March 10, in Birmingham, England. The four-day show featured more than 25,000 dogs, with competitors traveling from 41 countries. Rosie Hallam/Getty Images
Gavin Robertson and Jilly do a victory lap after winning Best in Show on March 10, the final day of Crufts. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
Tamsin Blyton, 9, from Nottingham, England, and her boxer, Albert, prepare to show on March 10. Rosie Hallam/Getty Images
A collie jumps during the agility competition on March 10. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
Jennifer Lomas and Isla, a French mastiff, stand by on March 10. Rosie Hallam/Getty Images
A woman walks her dogs backstage on March 10. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
A couple plays with their corgi on the final day of Crufts. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
A komondor is pictured on March 10. The Hungarian guard dog is known for its white, corded coat. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
Tracey Elder is given a lick on her face while grooming her Samoyed, Bolan, on March 10. Rosie Hallam/Getty Images
A poodle is groomed by its owner on Friday, March 8. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
Three Boston terriers and a French bulldog arrive on March 8, the second day of Crufts. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
A woman holds her Chihuahua on March 8 at Crufts. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
A woman parades her Maltese for the judges on March 8. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
A Dalmatian rests on the second day of Crufts. DARREN STAPLES/reuters/LANDOV
A boy relaxes with a bulldog on March 8. DARREN STAPLES/reuters/LANDOV
Owners show their dogs on the first day of Crufts on Thursday, March 7. Oli Scarff/Getty Images
An Irish wolfhound rests on the legs of its owner. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
An Afghan hound is groomed. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
Owners show their dogs. Oli Scarff/Getty Images
A dog and its owner take a walk. Oli Scarff/Getty Images
Dominico Traversri arrives with his Afghan dog Louis. RUI VIEIRA/PA PHOTOS/LANDOV
A labrodoodle sits in front of a cat poster at the Crufts Dog Show on March 7. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
A wire fox terrier dog waits to be groomed. Oli Scarff/Getty Images
An owner sits alongside her Borzois. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
A pug is told to stay as its owner drops its leash. Oli Scarff/Getty Images
A Saint Bernard rests during the first day of the Crufts Dog Show. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
Owners prepare to show their dogs on the first day of the Crufts Dog Show. Oli Scarff/Getty Images
An owner holds his Bedlington terrier. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
Dogs relax after being shown. Oli Scarff/Getty Images
Irish wolfhounds are shown on the competition floor. Oli Scarff/Getty Images