Westminster show dogs enjoy royal treatment at trio of NYC hotels

Portrait of a dog is seen next to the elevators at the Hotel Pennsylvania before the upcoming 139th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New YorkBy Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) – At New York's swanky Manhattan NYC hotel, an elite clientele mingled in the frosty air on a turf-lined terrace before retreating into a warm suite filled with fine food and doting handlers who saw to their every need. This was the weekend before the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, and some of the world's most valuable purebred canines were enjoying the royal treatment at one of three hotels that specialize in accommodating them before the big event. "He loves coming to New York. Manhattan NYC, an Affinia hotel, and two other properties partner with Westminster to provide both canine and human participants with a place to stay and a lot more.

February 14, 2015 10:03 pm

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