Connecticut dogs competing in Westminster Dog Show

Rumor, a German shepherd, poses for photos after winning Best in Show at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, early Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

(WTNH) — There will be lost of primping and pampering in New York City for the Westminster Dog Show Tuesday morning.

According to the Darien News (http://bit.ly/2H80ted) 128 Connecticut dogs will compete in the show this year, which ranks as the seventh most of any state.

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There will be roughly 29,000 dogs will be competing in the show this year.

A Connecticut dog has not won the title since 1999.

The show will begin in the big apple at 8 a.m. Tuesday.

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