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AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin Tickets on Sale

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Tickets are on sale now for the 2017 AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin, which returns to the Orlando Orange County Convention Center’s North/South Building this December 16th and 17th.  The all-day event pass includes daytime events, evening group finals and Best in Show (on Sunday).  Daytime hours are 8am – 5pm, and doors [...]

October 17th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

Clark County, Nevada, to Consider Pet Sales Restrictions

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AKC Legislative Alert The Clark County, Nevada Board of Commissioners is expected to consider changes to its animal control ordinances at its Tuesday, October 17th meeting.  The proposal seeks to restrict sales of dogs and cats at pet stores to those obtained from an animal shelter or rescues organization. Area residents are strongly encouraged to contact Clark County [...]

October 16th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News | Read More »

AKC Humane Fund Launches Crowdfunding Campaign To Support Domestic Violence Shelters

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In support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the AKC Humane Fund has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise money to support domestic violence shelters that need the financial means to accept victims and their pets. Did you know that in a nationwide study, more than 71 percent of battered women reported that their abusers had [...]

October 11th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News | Read More »

The American Kennel Club & Royal Canin Bring Nation’s Largest Canine Extravaganza Back To Orlando

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Canine Extravaganza, the nation’s largest celebration of dogs, returns to Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center’s North/South Building this December 16 and 17 with exciting elements for all dog lovers.   Presented by the American Kennel Club® (AKC) and Royal Canin, a global dog food brand, this two-day event takes place on Saturday and Sunday from 8 [...]

October 4th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

2018 Westminster Kennel Club Premium List Available Online

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The Premium List for the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is now available online here. The 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will be held on Monday and Tuesday,  February 12th and 13th, 2018. Breed judging, the special attraction Masters Obedience Championship competition, and Junior Showmanship preliminaries will be at Piers 92 and 94. [...]

October 2nd, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

Remembering Jim White

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We received the news that James White of Newport, North Carolina, passed away at his home on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Mr. White was a respected AKC Judge of all Sporting, Hound, Working, Terrier and Herding breeds. He judged many prestigious venues, including National Specialties, the AKC National Championship and Westminster Kennel Club. He and [...]

September 29th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

The American Kennel Club Names 2017 Breeder of The Year Group Honorees

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New York, NY — The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) is pleased to recognize breeding programs from the Sporting, Hound, Working, Terrier, Toy, Non-Sporting and Herding groups as 2017 AKC Breeder of the Year group honorees. “The breeders honored with this award are truly committed to excellence, consistency, breed standard and type,” said Dennis Sprung, AKC [...]

September 28th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

Remembering Charles Scott

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It is with great regret that we report the passing of AKC Judge Mr. Charles Scott of New Castle, Indiana. He was a longtime respected judge of all Toy breeds, Afghan Hounds, Greyhounds, Whippets, Poodles, Standard Manchester Terriers and Junior Showmanship. Before his judging career, he was a successful breeder of Italian Greyhounds, along with [...]

September 26th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

American Kennel Club Statement Regarding the “Dogs Cannot Touch Each Other” Video

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The American Kennel Club is deeply concerned about the “Dogs Cannot Touch Each Other” video that is a part of the upcoming “Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World” exhibit at the Guggenheim. Dog fighting is unacceptable and should not be displayed in any manner and certainly not as art. Depictions of animal cruelty [...]

September 25th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

Five Heroic Dogs Honored With AKC Humane Fund Awards For Canine Excellence (ACE)

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New York, NY – The AKC® Humane Fund is pleased to announce the winners of the 18th annual AKC Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence (ACE). These awards celebrate five loyal, hard-working dogs that have significantly improved the lives of their owners and communities. One award is presented in each of the following five categories: [...]

September 25th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

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