Welcome to the new AKC.org.

The American Kennel Club is, and always has been, the first name in all things dog. This site marks the first step in a series of exciting innovations that will bring man's best friend closer to each of us than ever before. We're excited to show you around.

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Find a Match

enter in your zip code to start finding your best matches.

You vs. Breed

Ever wonder which dog breed you have the most in common with? Find out which breed you're most compatible with here.

Visit the AKC Online Store

From Certified Pedigrees and Reports to Training Products and Services, the AKC Online Store has it all.

Find a Puppy

Search our Online Breeder Classifieds to find your perfect purebred puppy today.

registerYour Dog with AKC


As a proud owner, register dogs from purebreds to even mixed breeds.



Do everything from registering litters and puppies for owners to registering a dog for yourself.



  • Dog Shows

    Blue Ridge Classic of the Carolinas

    May 22 - 25
  • Dog Shows

    Woofstock: Contra Costa County Kennel Club & Yosemite Kennel Club

    June 4 - 7
  • Agility Trials

    Hoosier Kennel Club

    June 5 - 7
  • Obedience and Rally

    Dayton Dog Training Club

    July 10 - 12



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