Why do people attack things they know nothing about- such as dog shows?

I have been showing dogs for many, many years. I always get the same questions - How much money do you win? Yet people who participate in EVERY other hobby are not expected to win money. Why is it that people make fun of it just because they don't understand what showing dogs is about? Would it hurt... show more I have been showing dogs for many, many years. I always get the same questions - How much money do you win?
Yet people who participate in EVERY other hobby are not expected to win money.
Why is it that people make fun of it just because they don't understand what showing dogs is about?
Would it hurt people to just GO to a dog show & ASK the exhibitors - Hey - what's this all about?
You can even go to the AKC website OR to the Westminster Kennel Club website & read about dog shows & then you won't have to attack the sport because just because you are jealous.
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