It's a competition,..in dancing, but with paws.
Hundreds of spectators and participants gathered for a championship event in Moscow where dogs and their human partners danced together.
The contestants performed in two disciplines of dance to music, freestyle and synchronized.
The show progressed in a cheerful atmosphere with enthusiastic dog lovers.
"I have a wonderful impression, you know. I think people need dogs to teach us love and fidelity, and to be, I don't know how to say it - humane, right."
More than two-hundred-50 breeds and roughly 12-thousand dogs performed in the event.