The 2009 Eukanuba World Challenge has invited 48 top dogs from around the globe the opportunity to participate in the 2009 American Kennel Club/Eukanuba National Championship in California, Dec. 12-13.

Dogs will compete for the title of Eukanuba World Champion, with a US$10,000 prize. Additional prizes are US$3,000 for the runner-up and US$2,000 for first runner-up.