The AKC National Championship
Returns to National Television!
The AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin is airing on the Hallmark Channel on January 23 at 6:00 p.m. EST.
A New Standard in Dog Care
AKC Canine Retreat
Flagship dog care center opens on February 11 on West 57th St. in New York City
AKC Breed of the Day
Swedish Vallhund
A distant cousin of the Corgi, their origins go back over 1,000 years to the time of the Vikings.
AKC Marketplace
Puppy Finder
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Wuff is in the air!
Valentine's Day gifts for people and pups.

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  • Conformation

    Pasco Florida Kennel Club

    January 19
  • Herding Trials

    United States Australian Shepherd Association

    January 21
  • Agility

    Grand Rapids Agility Club

    February 3
  • Conformation, Obedience, JR. Showmanship

    Labrador Retriever Club of Piedmont

    February 12