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Personal Message to Southeast Dog Show Exhibitors From AKC Veterinarian Dr. Jerry Klein

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AKC Veterinarian, Dr. Jerry Klein, released the following message on his personal Facebook page regarding suspected cases of canine influenza at recent Southeast dog shows. This is an informal message from Dr. Klein. “Dear Dog Show Exhibitors In The Southeast, There have been reports of sick dogs suspected of having canine influenza. Dogs that were [...]

May 24th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News | Read More »

NJ Alert: Contact Senators to Urge Support of Veto of S.3041

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As previously reported by AKC, it is likely that an effort to override Governor Christie’s conditional veto of S.3041 will be attempted on Thursday, May 25th.  It is imperative that all New Jersey residents contact their state senator and respectfully urge them to vote against any proposal to override the Governor’s conditional veto of S.3041. Click here to go to the AKC [...]

May 23rd, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News | Read More »

Remembering Madison Weeks

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We are saddened to report the passing of Madison Weeks of Jacksonville, Florida. Madison was a respected judge of the Hound and Terrier Groups as well as Best in Show and a variety of other breeds. Before embarking on his judging career, Madison, along with his partner Hugh Thomas, successfully bred Smooth Fox Terriers, Scottish [...]

May 19th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

Mrs. Dorothy Collier Joins The Westminster Kennel Club Board of Governors


New York, N.Y. – The Westminster Kennel Club announces that Mrs. Dorothy Collier of Sapphire, North Carolina will be joining the club’s Board of Governors. The Board of Governors manages the iconic Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show held annually in New York City. Additionally, the board, comprised of club members, oversees and hosts all events [...]

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

Leader Dogs for the Blind Announces $60K+ Donation from Purina in Celebration of the “Every Dog is a Star” Program


Leader Dogs for the Blind today announced a $61,196 donation from Purina in conjunction with the pet food maker’s “Every Dog is a Star” program. In celebration of the first-ever “Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina,” which aired on USA Network Easter Sunday, Purina invited dog lovers across the world to share the positive impact their dog has [...]

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

California Alert: AB 485 Scheduled for Vote on Wednesday, May 17th – Express Opposition Now!


Assembly Bill 485—which seeks to prohibit pet retailers from selling pets (including dogs, cats and rabbits) unless the animals were obtained from a public animal control agency or shelter, a shelter maintained by a society for the prevention of cruelty to animals, a humane society shelter, or a nonprofit rescue or adoption organization—is scheduled for [...]

May 15th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News | Read More »

Remembering Arlene Benko

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The Canine Chronicle is saddened to report the recent passing of Mrs. Arlene Benko of Cape Coral, Florida We received the sad news that AKC judge Mrs. Arlene Benko passed away today, May 12th, 2017. Mrs. Benko was a judge of the Toy, Non-Sporting and Herding Group as well as Best in Show. As a [...]

May 12th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured | Read More »

Smallbatch Pets Voluntarily Recalls Frozen 2LB Chicken Blend For Dogs Due To Possible Salmonella Health Risk


Smallbatch Pets Inc. of Portland, Oregon is voluntarily recalling two lots of frozen 2lbs. chicken blend for dogs and cats, brand name Smallbatch, due to the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed [...]

May 8th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News | Read More »

2018 Westminster KC Judging Panel


Judging Panel Announced for Westminster Week’s Four Competitions Held in New York City, which will take place Feb. 12-13, 2018

May 5th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Current Articles,Featured | Read More »

The American Kennel Club Celebrates National Purebred Dog Day On May 1st

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The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) invites you to join us on May 1st as we celebrate pride, predictability and purpose of purebred dogs and promote the preservation of these breeds. This year, two Congressional resolutions designate May 1st  as National Purebred Dog Day®(NPDD). Senate Resolution 144 introduced by Senator Thom Tillis and House Concurrent Resolution 46, introduced by Congressmen Ted Yoho, Kurt Schrader and Ralph Abraham highlight the role [...]

May 1st, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News | Read More »


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