Dogs compete in annual Masters Agility Championship held in New York
The 6th Masters Agility Championship was held on Saturday in New York. /VCG Photo

The 6th Masters Agility Championship was held on Saturday in New York. /VCG Photo

Hundreds of dogs raced against time while navigating various obstacles such as hoops, turns, ramps, weave poles, and tunnels, with their owners alongside signaling the course. /VCG Photo 

Hundreds of dogs raced against time while navigating various obstacles such as hoops, turns, ramps, weave poles, and tunnels, with their owners alongside signaling the course. /VCG Photo 

To qualify for a "Masters" level game, dogs must have achieved the higher titles. According to the event organizer, dog agility is practiced as a sporting activity, which requires teamwork of the trainer and the dog. /VCG Photo

To qualify for a "Masters" level game, dogs must have achieved the higher titles. According to the event organizer, dog agility is practiced as a sporting activity, which requires teamwork of the trainer and the dog. /VCG Photo

The game is part of the annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show, one of the world's biggest dog shows. /VCG Photo

The game is part of the annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show, one of the world's biggest dog shows. /VCG Photo

The dog show has been held since 1877 and attracts thousands of dogs from the world each year. It also features a competition on dog obedience and a major dog show. /VCG Photo

The dog show has been held since 1877 and attracts thousands of dogs from the world each year. It also features a competition on dog obedience and a major dog show. /VCG Photo