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BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Poodles are prepared ahead of being shown at day one of Crufts 2020 at the National Exhibition Centre on March 5, 2020 in Birmingham, England. Crufts, the world’s biggest dog show got under way this morning. The annual event has restrictions in place due to the coronavirus outbreak however is still expected to attract thousands of dogs and their owners to the four day event. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Many things may be different this year, but one thing that’s for certain is the 2020 National Dog Show on Thanksgiving Day.

The Kennel Club of Philadelphia competition will be presented as a single, two-day show on Nov. 14-15 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, according to the National Dog Show website.

Spectators, vendors, sponsors, and media will not be allowed at the event. Only officials, NBC broadcast personnel and handlers/dogs will be allowed on the premises.

The competition will be recorded by NBC and aired as a two-hour special on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26. For the 19th consecutive year, The National Dog Show will be broadcast nationally from noon-2 p.m. in all time zones following the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Click here for the official press release.

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