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Belgian Malinois
A very active breed that thrives on regular exercise and mental stimulation.
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S.T.A.R Puppy
This is an incentive program for loving dog owners who have taken the time to take their puppies through a basic training class.
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AKC Therapy Dog Program
This program recognizes AKC dogs and their owners who have given their time and helped people by volunteering as a therapy dog/owner team.
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Grooming is an important part of keeping your dog happy and healthy.

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  • All-Breed Conformation and Junior Showmanship

    Jupiter-Tequesta Dog Club, Inc.

    July 16
  • Agility

    Columbus All-Breed Training Club

    July 22
  • Rally

    Putnam Kennel Club

    July 22
  • Farm Dog Certification

    Columbia River Cairn Terrier Clubncotc.com

    July 30
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