New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania Shines As ‘Five-Paw’ Hotel Host At Westminster Dog Show

As One Of The Biggest Pet-Friendly Hotels in NYC, The Penn Gives Best In Show Treatment

By Si Si Penaloza

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Recognized as the host hotel for the prestigious Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania hosted all canine competitors in the 142nd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on February 12th and 13th, 2018. The hotel offered exclusive services and amenities that continue to make it the ‘Top Dog’ of hotels.

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The Groups, Junior Showmanship Finals and important Best In Show are held at Madison Square Garden, directly across the street from Hotel Pennsylvania. Only the Breed judging and benching took place at Piers 92/94. The Westminster Kennel Club has arranged exclusive shuttle buses to transport exhibitors, guests and spectators directly from Hotel Pennsylvania to Piers 92/94 throughout each day.

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From hosting ‘pup’tual Westminster wedding ceremonies to the annual star-studded Pet Fashion Show, the ‘Five-Paw’ hotel always goes the extra mile. To prepare for this special event, the hotel set up a variety of exclusive onsite events and amenities to coincide with the Show exclusively for guests, including:

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The exclusive Room To Groom S’paw’, the largest in-door doggie spa in all of New York, which offers canines everything they need to get ready for the Show: bathing tubs, dog grooming area, exercise/fitness area, and an in-house relieving area.Direct shuttle bus service exclusively for Dog Show exhibitors and spectators from the Hotel to Piers 92/94 each day (courtesy of Westminster).

A welcome package for Westminster guests.

Exclusive Progressive Dog Club events.

A live three-hour radio broadcast of Talkin’ Pets with Jon Patch.

Exclusive on-site Doggie Concierge will be attending to all canine requirements (such as ‘pup’arazzi interviews and hotel tours).

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