TBS Slates Purina 'Dog Challenge'


First it was USA Network, then Animal Planet with dog-show specials. Now TBS
Superstation has entered the fray with The Purina Dog Chow Incredible Dog

TBS announced Monday that it will cover that annual six-part competition on
six Saturdays, the first of which was Sept. 28, when it covered the Eastern
regionals from Atlanta at 11 a.m.

After three more competitions Saturdays at 11 a.m., TBS will cover the
national finals in St. Louis Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. and conclude with the Winter
Challenge from Vail, Colo., Nov. 2 at 4:30 p.m. -- all sponsored by Nestlé
Purina PetCare Co.

Among the individual events will be the 'Incredible Flying Disc Relay,'
'Incredible Police Dogs' and 'Incredible Avalanche Rescue