AKC Seminars

All Seminars in Date Order

Date/Location    Seminar Info    
July 31 2014
Canfield, Ohio
Title:    Japanese Chin Breed Seminar
Breed:    Japanese Chin
Presenter:    Bill & Peg Schnarrenberger
Sponsoring Club:   The Japanese Chin Club of Western PA.
Contact Information:   
Bill Schnarrenberger -
Email:   randalet@zoominternet.net
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Canfield Fairgrounds, hands-on workshop with breed evaluation. Fee $25 for advanced reservation $30 the day of the event.
August 2 2014
Bedford, Texas
Title:    Earth Dog Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jo Ann Frier-Murza
Sponsoring Club:   Dallas-Fort Worth Dachshund Club
Contact Information:   
Cindi S. Todd - 6861 Greenleaf Dr., North Richland Hills, TX 76182
Email:   lacimw@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   (817) 485-1075
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 2 2014
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Title:    Retriever Hunting Test Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jerry Mann
Sponsoring Club:   Tulsa Retriever Club
Contact Information:   
Jeremey Turner - 358160 E 5300 Rd Maramec OK 74045
Email:   jturner_486@yahoo.com
Phone:   (405) 612-1225
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 2 2014
Canfield, Ohio
Title:    Juniors Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Beaver Co KC show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to kids 18 & under who want to learn more about dog handling. Bring a dog on a lead and check in at the Superintendent's Desk in the a.m. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
August 2 2014
Godly, Illinois
Title:    Beagle Field Trial Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jim Odle
Sponsoring Club:   Chicago Beagle Club
Contact Information:   
Rick or Lori Easter - 786 E Smith Rd Braceville,IL60407
Email:   nicotalori@aol.com
Phone:   (815) 545-0629
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Advanced and Regular Seminars Same Day
August 2 2014
Goldvein, Virginia
Title:    Spaniel Flushing Test Judges /Handlers Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Tom Meyer
Sponsoring Club:   Back Bay Knotts Island Retriever Club
Contact Information:   
Phyllis Giroux DVM - "Deep Run Farm 13727 Blackwells Mill Road Goldvein, VA 22720"
Email:   www.DeepRunRetrieverscom
Phone:   (540) 752-4888
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 2 2014
Kenner, Louisiana
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Linda Hurlebaus
Sponsoring Club:   Amerinca Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Louisiana Kennel Club shows. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
August 2 2014
Sanford, North Carolina
Title:    Pointing Breeds Hunt Test Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Gary Sadler
Sponsoring Club:   Sandhills Pointing Breeds Club
Contact Information:   
Janie Bristow - 7061 Steel Bridge Rd Sanford NC 27330
Email:   Storm5@windstream.net
Phone:   (919) 775-8673
Fax:   N/A
Website:   sandhillspointingbreedsclub.org

August 9 2014
Anaheim, California
Title:    Spaniel Hunt Test JudgesSeminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Tom Meyers
Sponsoring Club:   Southern California Sporting Spaniel Club
Contact Information:   
Mark Thorpe - 4563 Eisenhower Circle Anaheim, CA 92807 Bismarck, ND 58504
Email:   mark@thorpeconstruction.com
Phone:   (714) 777-3811
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 9 2014
Ballston Spa, New York
Title:    Adult Handling Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Glen Falls KC show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to anyone, particularly the novice handler, who would like to learn more about dog handling in the Conformation ring. Bring a dog on a lead. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
August 9 2014
Claremont, California
Title:    Field Trial Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Robert Oliver
Sponsoring Club:   The Dachshund Club of Santa Ana Valley
Contact Information:   
Cheryl Shultz - 3817 Seven Oaks Drive Corona, CA 92881
Email:   cherevee@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   (951) 279-8252
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 9 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the English Springer Spaniel
Breed:    English Springer Spaniel
Presenter:    Deborah Kirk
Sponsoring Club:   Susquehanna Valley English Springer Spaniel Club
Contact Information:   
Deborah Kirk -
Email:   debkirkess@gmail.com
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Penn Ridge KC and Harrisburg KC Shows. Price: Donation to club
August 9 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    James Mitchell
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Penn Ridge Kennel Club shows. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
August 9 2014
Honolulu, Hawaii
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Obedience Training Club of Hawaii
Contact Information:   
Laurella Pang - 3228 Kaimuki Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816-1261
Email:   relwoodk9s@yahoo.com
Phone:   (808) 383-6397
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is being held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on August 10, 2014. Both seminars will meet AKC Obedience and Rally Judges' continuing educational requirements.
August 9 2014
Urbana, Iowa
Title:    Pointing Breeds Hunt Test Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Bonnie Hildago
Sponsoring Club:   GSPC of Eastern Iowa
Contact Information:   
Jeff Chapman - 4785 CEDAR RIDGE RD CENTER POINT IA 52213
Email:   N/A
Phone:   (319) 270-3325
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 10 2014
Honolulu, Hawaii
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Obedience Training Club of Hawaii
Contact Information:   
Laurella Pang - 3228 Kaimuki Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816-1261
Email:   relwoodk9s@yahoo.com
Phone:   (808) 383-6397
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is being held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on August 9, 2014. Both seminars will meet AKC Obedience and Rally Judges' continuing educational requirements.
August 10 2014
Urbana, Iowa
Title:    Pointing Breeds Field Trial Test Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Bonnie Hildago
Sponsoring Club:   GSPC of Eastern Iowa
Contact Information:   
Jeff Chapman - 4785 CEDAR RIDGE RD CENTER POINT IA 52213
Email:   N/A
Phone:   (319) 270-3325
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 13 2014
Enumclaw, Washington
Title:    The Pointer
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Rainier Sporting Dog Association & American Pointer Club
Contact Information:   
Susan Bleckley - 327 Lugonia Street, Newport Beach, CA 92663
Email:   susanbleckley@gmail.com
Phone:   (714) 321-1245
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Deadline August 1st, 2014. Fee: $35.00. Scheduled to begin at 5:30. 8/14/14 - Ringside mentoring and additional Hands on after judging Rainier Sporting Dog Association, Enumclaw Expo Center.
August 15 2014
Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Title:    Judges Education Seminar for the Briard
Breed:    Briard
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Briard Club of America
Contact Information:   
Meg Weitz -
Email:   mwweitz@aol.com
Phone:   (336) 510-7650
Fax:   N/A
Website:   www.briardclubofamerica.org
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled: 1:00 PM-4:00 pm presentation/workshop. Ringside tutoring Saturday, August 16/17, 2014.
August 15 2014
Topeka, Kansas
Title:    Traveling with Dogs: Urgent Veterinarian Care Techniques and Recommendations
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Licensed Vet.
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Topeka, KS dog shows, this FREE hour-long Educational Seminar is open to everyone. To be held immediately after Best in Show.
August 16 2014
Austin, Texas
Title:    Herding Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Carol Delsman
Sponsoring Club:   TEXAS HERDING ASSOCIATION
Contact Information:   
SHERYL MCDONALD - P.O. Box 1039, Leander, TX 78646
Email:   shertomkennels@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   (512) 515-5494
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 16 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judges Education for the Doberman Pinscher
Breed:    Doberman Pinscher
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Colorado Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Thomson Stanfield -
Email:   stanfieldt@aol.com
Phone:   (303) 659-3445
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greeley KC shows.
August 16 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judges Education for the Boxer
Breed:    Boxer
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Colorado Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Thomson Stanfield -
Email:   stanfieldt@aol.com
Phone:   (303) 659-3445
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greeley KC shows.
August 16 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Lee Herr
Sponsoring Club:   Colorado Dog Judges
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kca1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greeley KC shows. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
August 16 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judges Education for the Doberman Pinscher
Breed:    Doberman Pinscher
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Colorado Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Thomson Stanfield -
Email:   stanfieldt@aol.com
Phone:   (303) 681-5545
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Greeley KC shows
August 16 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judges Education for the Boxer
Breed:    Boxer
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Colorado Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Thomson Stanfield -
Email:   stanfieldt@aol.com
Phone:   (303) 681-5545
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Greeley KC shows
August 16 2014
Greensboro, North Carolina
Title:    Understanding the Breed Standard and Comparison Anatomy for the Boston Terrier
Breed:    Boston Terrier
Presenter:    Ken Roux
Sponsoring Club:   Boston Terrier Club of North Carolina
Contact Information:   
Elaine Mauldin - Secretary, BTCNC; c/o Chlorinator Sales and Service; PO Box 549; Matthews, NC 28106
Email:   lmartin@lortobco.com
Phone:   (980) 721-7720
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Seminar fee: $15.00 per person (pre-register by August 13, 2014), Day of seminar - $20.
August 16 2014
Topeka, Kansas
Title:    Juniors Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greater Emporia KC show, FREE hands-on clinic is open to kids 18 & under who want to learn more about dog handling. Bring a dog on a lead and check in at the Superintendent's Desk in the a.m. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
August 17 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judges Education for the Great Pyrenees
Breed:    Great Pyrenees
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:    Colorado Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Thomson Stanfield -
Email:   stanfieldt@aol.com
Phone:   (303) 681-5545
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Greeley KC shows
August 17 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judges Education for the Shiba Inu
Breed:    Shiba Inu
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Colorado Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Thomson Stanfield -
Email:   stanfieldt@aol.com
Phone:   (303) 681-5545
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Greeley KC shows
August 17 2014
Greeley, Colorado
Title:    Judges Education for the Great Pyrenees
Breed:    Great Pyrenees
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Colorado Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Thomson Stanfield -
Email:   stanfieldt@aol.com
Phone:   (303) 659-3445
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greeley KC shows.
August 20 2014
West Springfield, Massachusetts
Title:    Wicket Demonstration
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Patricia Proctor
Sponsoring Club:   Connecticut Dog Judges and The Southern New England Summer Classic Cluster
Contact Information:   
Helene Nietsch -
Email:   helene@banstock.net
Phone:   (203) 837-6561
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Scheduled to begin at 12:00 noon.
August 21 2014
West Springfield, Massachusetts
Title:    Scales Demonstration
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Patricia Proctor
Sponsoring Club:   Connecticut Dog Judges and The Southern New England Summer Classic Cluster
Contact Information:   
Helene Nietsch -
Email:   helene@banstock.net
Phone:   (203) 837-6561
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Scheduled to begin at 12:00 noon.
August 23 2014
Lebanon, Maine
Title:    Advanced and Regular Beagle Field Trial Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    ROBERT OLIVER
Sponsoring Club:   Salmon Falls River Beagle Club
Contact Information:   
Christine Morse -
Email:   morsebeagles@yahoo.com
Phone:   (207) 752-7502
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
8/23/14 and 8/24/14
August 23 2014
Raleigh, North Carolina
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
William Thayne - 8051 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Attn: Companion Events Department, Raleigh, NC 27617
Email:   wvt@akc.org
Phone:   (607) 772-1280
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on August 24th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
August 23 2014
Santa Barbara, California
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Mary Dukes
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Santa Barbara Kennel Club shows. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
August 23 2014
Topeka, Kansas
Title:    Adult Handling Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judgeg -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Manhattan KS KC show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to anyone, particularly the novice handler, who would like to learn more about handling in the Conformation ring. Bring a dog on a lead. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
August 23 2014
Versailles, Kentucky
Title:    Herding Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Carol Delsman
Sponsoring Club:   Central KY Herding Group
Contact Information:   
Lyn Ennis - 1352 Hopewell Rd Harrodsburg Ky 40330
Email:   N/A
Phone:   (859) 509-7519
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 24 2014
Raleigh, North Carolina
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
William Thayne - 8051 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Attn: Companion Events Department, Raleigh, NC 27617
Email:   wvt@akc.org
Phone:   (607) 772-1280
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on August 23rd. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
August 24 2014
W. Springfield, Massachusetts
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Patricia Proctor
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Elm City Kennel Club show. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
August 26 2014
Frederick, Maryland
Title:    Judges Education for the Dalmatian
Breed:    Dalmatian
Presenter:    Virginia Simpson
Sponsoring Club:   Mason-Dixon Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Al Ferruggiaro -
Email:   alferrug@gmail.com
Phone:   (301) 421-1930
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 27 2014
Rockland, Maine
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Breed:    Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Association
Contact Information:   
Sheila Bennett or Amy Caswell O'Clair -
Email:   sheila.benett@gmail.com
Phone:   (508) 942-0182
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Cost: $15. Scheduled to begin at 7:00pm. Mentoring will be provided for Sweeps and Regular Classes the day of the National: August 28, 2014
August 30 2014
Raleigh, North Carolina
Title:    Juniors Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Durham KC show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to kids 18 & under who want to learn more about dog handling. Bring a dog on a lead and check in at the Superintendent's Desk in the a.m. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
August 30 2014
is Foxborough, Massachusetts
Title:    Pointing Breeds Hunt Test Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Gary Sadler
Sponsoring Club:   Tartan Gordon Setter Club
Contact Information:   
Ralph Schmid - 92 Fairy Dell Rd Clinton CT 06413
Email:   ralph.schmid@us.qbe.com
Phone:   (203) 980-5628
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

September 5 2014
Louisville, Kentucky
Title:    Judges Study Group on the Pugs
Breed:    Pug
Presenter:    Donnelle Richards
Sponsoring Club:   Pug.Dog Club of America
Contact Information:   
Donnelle Richards -
Email:   donnellerichards@verizon.net
Phone:   (408) 848-3336
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at 8:00am. No fee the for this seminar. Ringside mentoring offered Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
September 6 2014
Salisbury, Maryland
Title:    George Alston 2-Day Handling Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    George Alston
Sponsoring Club:   Salisbury Maryland KC
Contact Information:   
Jeannine Dennis -
Email:   jdennis897@me.com
Phone:   (443) 783-5811
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
September 6 & 7th, 9:00am - 5:00pm. Cost: $150
September 6 2014
Winchester, Virginia
Title:    Canine Reproduction and Whelping and Puppy Intensive Care
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Myra Savant-Harris
Sponsoring Club:   Shawnee KC
Contact Information:   
Anne Legge - 261 Fox Meadow Lane; Winchester, VA 22602
Email:   annelegge@comcast.net
Phone:   (540) 327-4260
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
2-Day seminar 9/6-7/ 2014 . 9am-5pm each day. Cost: Two-Day Seminar (package deal only) $150.00 lunch included each day.After August 4, 2014: $175.00, Active Shawnee KC Members (before August 4): $100.00.
September 11 2014
Farmington, Utah
Title:    Finnish Spitz Breed Seminar
Breed:    Finnish Spitz
Presenter:    Cindy Stansell
Sponsoring Club:   Finnish Spitz Club of America
Contact Information:   
Cindy Stansell -
Email:   rocyn@embarqmail.com
Phone:   (919) 606-6569
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunctin with National Specialty. An additional specialty wil be held on Friday, September 12th and then two all-breed shows. Ringside mentors will be available.
September 12 2014
Gray Summit, Missouri
Title:    Judges Education for the Portuguese Podengo Pequenos
Breed:    Portuguese Podengo Pequeno
Presenter:    John Fitzpatrick, DVM
Sponsoring Club:   Portuguese Podengo Pequenos of America
Contact Information:   
Suzanne Faria -
Email:   suzannefaria@att.net
Phone:   (510) 724-1992
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. No fee but please pre-register. There will be ringside mentoring during the Specialty held at 10:00 am. Hands on immediately following the Specialty in the ring.
September 13 2014
Jackson, Mississippi
Title:    Judging the French Bulldog
Breed:    French Bulldog
Presenter:    Luis Sosa
Sponsoring Club:   Mississippi State Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Roxanne Hilsman -
Email:   hilsman@bellsouth.net
Phone:   (601) 366-5171
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Magnolia Classic Cluster of Dog Shows Saturday evening 30 minutes following BIS. Cost $10.00 Parent club approved.
September 13 2014
Montour Falls, New York
Title:    Pointing Breeds Hunt Test Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Gary Sadler
Sponsoring Club:   German Shorthaired Pointer Club of the Finger Lakes
Contact Information:   
Judy Zeigler - 2655 County Road 7 Montour Falls, NY 14865
Email:   : CRYSTALKENNELS@aol.com
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

September 14 2014
Macungie, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Education for the Coton de Tulear
Breed:    Coton de Tulear
Presenter:    Eileen Boyer Narieka
Sponsoring Club:   Berks County KC
Contact Information:   
Eileen Boyer Narieka -
Email:   savmercer@aol.com
Phone:   (610) 926-1681
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Breed seminar for judges only. Scheduled to begin at 10:00am. Advanced Reservations Will Be Appreciated, But Not Necessary.
September 16 2014
Newtown, Connecticut
Title:    Judges Education for the Canaan Dog
Breed:    Canaan Dog
Presenter:    Amanda Pough
Sponsoring Club:   Connecticut Dog Judges
Contact Information:   
Helene Nietsch -
Email:   helene@banstock.net
Phone:   (203) 426-8194
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

September 16 2014
Newtown, Connecticut
Title:    Judges Education for the Swedish Vallhund
Breed:    Swedish Vallhund
Presenter:    Kerstin Ottmar
Sponsoring Club:   Connecticut Dog Judges
Contact Information:   
Helene Nietsch -
Email:   helene@banstock.net
Phone:   (203) 426-8194
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

September 17 2014
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Education for the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Breed:    Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Presenter:    Catherine Cooper and Mary Beth Usery
Sponsoring Club:   Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Club of America
Contact Information:   
Mary Beth Usery -
Email:   dittousery@centurytel.net
Phone:   (417) 299-3185
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Mentoring will be available on the 17th & 18th Hands on will be available at the Top Twenty Event on the evening of the 17th
September 17 2014
Eureka, Missouri
Title:    Curly-Coated Retriever Breed Seminar
Breed:    Curly-Coated Retriever
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   The Curly Coated Retriever Club of America
Contact Information:   
Kathryn Cowsert -
Email:   kcowsert@hotmail.com
Phone:   (925) 202-9000
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with National Specialty.Ringside mentoring will be on September 18 at Purina Farms. No fee
September 18 2014
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Education for the Portuguese Water Dog
Breed:    Portuguese Water Dog
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Portuguese Water Dog Club of America
Contact Information:   
Marilyn Rimmer -
Email:   questark@gmail.com
Phone:   (619) 723-6570
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. No Cost. Seminar & Hands-on Thursday 9/18 one hour after judging. Ringside mentoring-9/17-9/19. Water Trial-9/13 & 14.
September 19 2014
Clymer, New York
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Saint Bernard
Breed:    St. Bernard
Presenter:    Victor Dingus
Sponsoring Club:   Saint Bernard Club of America
Contact Information:   
Victor Dingus -
Email:   vdingus@gmail.com
Phone:   (423) 612-3116
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Cost: $25. 4:00-6:30pm Breed Standard Presentation, Hands On and Personal Coaching. Sat. 9/20 8:00-9:30am Specialty Judges and mentoring procedures review. 9:45am-1:30pm Ringside Mentoring.
September 19 2014
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Breed:    Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Presenter:    Ms. Dyane Baldwin & Mrs. Patty Martin
Sponsoring Club:   American Chesapeake Club
Contact Information:   
Betsy Horn Humer - P.O.Box 226; Pungoteague, VA 23422
Email:   tiderunr2@verizon.net
Phone:   (757) 442-3672
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at 5pm. Cost: $25.00 due by Sept.10th. Ringside Mentoring offered Friday and Saturday
September 20 2014
Mexico, New York
Title:    Advanced Retriever Hunting Test Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jerry Mann
Sponsoring Club:   Finger Lakes Retriever Club
Contact Information:   
Maxine Clark - 50 Pulaski Dr Mexico NY 13114
Email:   maxdoglady@aol.com
Phone:   (315) 963-8682
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
2 day Advanced Seminar
September 20 2014
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Oklahoma City Obedience Training Club
Contact Information:   
Cheryl Deacon - 7800 Dovetail, Edmond OK 73034
Email:   cheryl-deacon@ouhsc.edu
Phone:   (405) 850-8085
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is being held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on September 21, 2014. Both seminars will meet AKC Obedience and Rally Judges' continuing educational requirements.
September 21 2014
Oklamhoma City, Oklahoma
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Oklahoma City Obedience Training Club
Contact Information:   
Cheryl Deacon - 7800 Dovetail, Edmond OK 73034
Email:   cheryl-deacon@ouhsc.edu
Phone:   (405) 850-8085
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is being held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on September 20, 2014. Both seminars will meet AKC Obedience and Rally Judges' continuing educational requirements.
September 22 2014
Denver, Colorado
Title:    Judging the Bulldog, Seminar and Ringside Mentoring
Breed:    Bulldog
Presenter:    Hier, Stansell, Newcomb and Hugo-Milam
Sponsoring Club:   Bulldog Club of America
Contact Information:   
Anne M. Hier -
Email:   ampirion@yahoo.com
Phone:   (810) 358-2528
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Cost: $30. 5:00-8:00pm. Ringside mentoring September 23-24, 2014
September 23 2014
Frederick, Maryland
Title:    Judges Education for the Shiba Inu
Breed:    Shiba Inu
Presenter:    Laura Payton
Sponsoring Club:   Mason-Dixon Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Al Ferruggiaro -
Email:   alferrug@gmail.com
Phone:   (301) 421-1930
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

September 24 2014
Boxborough, Massachusetts
Title:    Judges Education for the French Bulldog
Breed:    French Bulldog
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   French Bull Dog Club of America
Contact Information:   
Virginia Rowland - PO Box 300, Templeton, MA 01468
Email:   blackslate@aol.com/978
Phone:   (978) 424-1044
Fax:   N/A
Website:   www.fbdca.org
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty.Cost $25.00. Ringside mentoring will be available at the Independent Specialty being held September 22 - 23 in Boxborough, and the National Specialty September 25 - 26.
September 24 2014
Howell, Michigan
Title:    Judges Education for the Pumi
Breed:    Pumi
Presenter:    Chris Levy
Sponsoring Club:   Michigan Judges Educational Association
Contact Information:   
Chris Levy -
Email:   foxairn_3@msn.com
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Scheduled to begin at 7:30pm.
September 25 2014
Wilimington, Ohio
Title:    Breed Seminar and Hands On Workshop for the Pembroke Welsh Corgi
Breed:    Pembroke Welsh Corgi
Presenter:    Carrie Chase
Sponsoring Club:   Pembroke Welsh Corgi Club of America
Contact Information:   
Carrie Chase -
Email:   humnbird1@earthlink.net
Phone:   (304) 274-5939
Fax:   N/A
Website:   www.pwcca.org
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty.$25 for the Breed Seminar There is no charge for the Hands on Workshop Sept 26 or Ringside Mentoring Sept 25-27.Pre-registration is required for all attendees.
September 26 2014
Gray Summit, Missouri
Title:    Judging the Basenji (Seminar and Workshop)
Breed:    Basenji
Presenter:    Marianne Klinkowski
Sponsoring Club:   Basenji Club of America
Contact Information:   
Marianne Klinkowski -
Email:   naharin@comcast.net
Phone:   (408) 446-0604
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. There is no fee for this seminar. Ringside Mentoring available Sept 25th-27th
September 26 2014
Hot Springs, Arkansas
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Affenpinscher
Breed:    Affenpinscher
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Affenpinscher Club of America
Contact Information:   
Pamela Peat -
Email:   pampeat@cox.net
Phone:   (480) 473-4773
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Spacialty.
September 26 2014
Romulus, New York
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Beauceron
Breed:    Beauceron
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Beauceron Club
Contact Information:   
Adrienne Scott. -
Email:   region3@beauce.org
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Ringside Mentoring offered.
October 2 2014
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Education for the Cairn Terrier
Breed:    Cairn Terrier
Presenter:    Joe Vernuccio
Sponsoring Club:   Cairn Terrier Club of America
Contact Information:   
Marly Lucier -
Email:   marlylucier@gmail.com
Phone:   (978) 369-0633
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty and the Montgomery County KC shows. Ringside mentoring will be offered throughout the weekend.
October 2 2014
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Title:    Bearded Collie Judges Education Seminar
Breed:    Bearded Collie
Presenter:    Ian Copus, Cynthia M Moorhead
Sponsoring Club:   Bearded Collie Clu of America
Contact Information:   
Ian Copus -
Email:   copus@shaw.ca
Phone:   (778) 433-1084
Fax:   N/A
Website:   www.bcca2014.com
Held in conjunction with national specialty. Cost is $30. Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center.
October 2 2014
Lincoln, Nebraska
Title:    Lure Coursing Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Robert Mason
Sponsoring Club:   Coursing Hounds Of Iowa
Contact Information:   
Terry Ann Doane - 7041 NW 28th St Ankeny IA 50023
Email:   borzoi@mchsi.com
Phone:   (515) 289-0751
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

October 2 2014
Sacramento, California
Title:    The Bloodhound - Judges Education
Breed:    Bloodhound
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Bloodhound Club
Contact Information:   
Camille McArdle, DVM -
Email:   camillemca@earthlink.net
Phone:   (612) 743-7329
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Seminar scheduled to begin at 8am, Hands-on workshop following the conclusion of Breed judging. No fee if registered by Sept. 25. Mentoring available Oct 2nd & 3rd. Free ringside lunch both days.
October 4 2014
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
Title:    Pekingese Club Breed Seminar
Breed:    Pekingese
Presenter:    Dr. Steve Keating & Don Sutton
Sponsoring Club:   Pekingese Club of America and the Triple Crown Pekingese Club
Contact Information:   
Elizabeth Tilley Poole -
Email:   betty@pleikupekingese.net
Phone:   (401) 255-4643
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at 8am. Hands-on and Ringside mentoring.
October 4 2014
Flint, Michigan
Title:    Judging the Bulldog
Breed:    Bulldog
Presenter:    Anne Hier
Sponsoring Club:   Detroit Bulldog Club
Contact Information:   
Anne Hier -
Email:   ampirion@yahoo.com
Phone:   (810) 358-2528
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Location: Companion DTC of Flint Training Building, seminar is free.
October 4 2014
Missoula, Montana
Title:    Advanced Retriever Hunting Test Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jerry Mann
Sponsoring Club:   Western Montana Retriever Club
Contact Information:   
Ed Nesselroad - 10050 Steppin High LN Missoula, MT 59804
Email:   pentoad@aol.com
Phone:   (406) 543-7645
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
2 Day Advanced Seminar
October 4 2014
Wauseon, Ohio
Title:    Adult Handling Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction w/ the Fulton County OH KC show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to anyone, particularly novice handlers, who would like to learn more about dog handling in the Conformation ring. Bring a dog on a lead. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
October 8 2014
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Education for the Labrador Retriever
Breed:    Labrador Retriever
Presenter:    Marilyn Little & Juxi Burr
Sponsoring Club:   The Labordor Club
Contact Information:   
Marilyn Little -
Email:   okaklabs@frontier.com
Phone:   (928) 535-5385
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin 9am. Cost $50.
October 9 2014
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Bullmastiff
Breed:    Bullmastiff
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Bullmastiff Association
Contact Information:   
Helene Nietsch -
Email:   helene@banstock.net
Phone:   (203) 837-6561
Fax:   N/A
Website:   www.bullmastiff.us
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty.Judges Education will be on Thursday, October 9 at 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. Ringside mentoring and hands-on will be Friday and Saturday, October 10 and 11 at 8:00 a.m.
October 10 2014
Las Vegas, Nevada
Title:    Judges Education for the Toy Fox Terrier
Breed:    Toy Fox Terrier
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Toy Fox Terrier Club
Contact Information:   
Jon Rawleigh -
Email:   jlrawleigh@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin in the morning before Judging.
October 10 2014
Lawrence, Kansas
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Chinese Shar-Pei
Breed:    Chinese Shar-Pei
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Chinese Shar-Pei Club of America
Contact Information:   
Cate Stewart -
Email:   nordicstarcsp@yahoo.com
Phone:   (763) 458-5251
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. No cost, Lunch will be provided to attending judges who pre-register. Please pre-register by September 15, 2014. Ringside mentoring will be offered Friday Oct. 10th & 11th.
October 10 2014
Topeka, Kansas
Title:    Doberman Pinscher - Judges Education
Breed:    Doberman Pinscher
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Doberman Pinscher Club of America
Contact Information:   
Vicki Harris -
Email:   imagedobes@gmail.com
Phone:   (970) 532-0322
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with National Specialty. Seminar starts 12:00. Ringside mentoring on Saturday, October 11th. Seminar and hands-on must be attended and complete breed exam to qualify for certificate. No cost for AKC judges all others $25.
October 11 2014
Gray Summit, Missouri
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the German Shepherd Dog Club of America National Specialty. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
October 11 2014
Oswego, New York
Title:    Judges Education Seminar for the Mudi
Breed:    Mudi
Presenter:    Erika Kiss
Sponsoring Club:   Mudi Club of America
Contact Information:   
Cynthia Protheroe -
Email:   hilarowknls@bmi.net
Phone:   (541) 276-7860
Fax:   N/A
Website:   http://mudi.us/
Please RSVP by September 1, 2014. Location: Dogs Among Us Canine Campus, 10 Klocks Corners Road, Oswego NY http://dogsamongus.com/
October 11 2014
St Louis, Missouri
Title:    Judging the Chihuahua
Breed:    Chihuahua
Presenter:    Linda George & William H. Miller
Sponsoring Club:   Chihuahua Club of America
Contact Information:   
Linda George or William H. Miller -
Email:   ouachitah@aol.com(LG) or wmiller@bcps.org (WHM)
Phone:   (262) 542-3213
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at 8:00am. There is no cost for this breed study.
October 16 2014
Enfield, Connecticut
Title:    Judges Education for the Pulik
Breed:    Puli
Presenter:    Barbara Pessina/Carolyn Nusbickel
Sponsoring Club:   Puli Club of America
Contact Information:   
Barbara Pessina -
Email:   moonshadowpulik@aol.com
Phone:   (845) 528-9350
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at 2:00pm at the host hotel: Holiday Inn Hotel of Springfield - Enfield; One Bright Meadow Blvd; Enfield, CT 06082
October 16 2014
Pleasanton, California
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Standard Schnauzer
Breed:    Standard Schnauzer
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Standard Schnauzer Club of America
Contact Information:   
Arden Holst -
Email:   acholst@adelphia.net
Phone:   (818) 889-5973
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at noon. Cost $25.
October 17 2014
Gray Summit, Missouri
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Bull Terrier
Breed:    Bull Terrier
Presenter:    Dr. Dale Schuur
Sponsoring Club:   Bull Terrier Club of America
Contact Information:   
Dr. Dale Schuur -
Email:   drschuur@charterni.net
Phone:   (616) 460-8655
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Ringside mentoring will be offered Oct 16th - 20th. Pre-registration appreciated.
October 17 2014
High Springs, Florida
Title:    Lure Coursing Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Bob Mason
Sponsoring Club:   Sunshine State Rhodesian Ridgeback Club
Contact Information:   
Matt Coughlin - 2306 Ohio Dr Orlando, FL 32803
Email:   deberhard21@yahoo.com
Phone:   (586) 909-2996
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

October 17 2014
Turner, Oregon
Title:    Earth Dog Judges Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jo Ann Frier-Murza
Sponsoring Club:   GREATER PORTLAND DACHSHUND CLUB
Contact Information:   
PATRICE BAKER - 317 30TH ST APT 202D SPRINGFIELD OR 97478
Email:   doxieprincess03@yahoo.com
Phone:   (541) 954-2827
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

October 18 2014
Belton, Texas
Title:    Juniors Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Bell County KC show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to kids 18 & under who want to learn more about dog handling. Bring a dog on a lead and check in at the Superintendent's Desk in the a.m. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
October 18 2014
Belton, Texas
Title:    German Pinscher Club of America National Breed Seminar
Breed:    German Pinscher
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   German Pinscher Club of America
Contact Information:   
Kimberle Schiff -
Email:   JBEC-Chair@german-pinscher.com
Phone:   (360) 358-5704
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with National Speciatly. Seminar with hands-on and ringside mentoring. Seminar starts at 11:00 am.
October 18 2014
Lacey, Washington
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Pacific Northwest Obedience & Rally Judges Group
Contact Information:   
Sue Cox - 18025 - 8th Ave, NW, Shoreline WA 98177-3542
Email:   johnandsuzanne@comcast.net
Phone:   (206) 546-2230
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is for judges only and will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar on October 19, 2014. Both seminars will meet AKC obedience & rally judges' educational requirements.
October 18 2014
Phoenix, Arizona
Title:    Norma Smith Handling Seminars
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Norma Smith
Sponsoring Club:   Valley of the Sun West Highland White Terrier Club
Contact Information:   
Susan Bowman -
Email:   sebowman09@gmail.com
Phone:   (480) 209-9553
Fax:   N/A
Website:   www.vswhwtc.com
Learn to handle your dog like a professional based on the George Alston Method! Cost -$75-$175, time 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
October 18 2014
Pleasanton, California
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Sussex Spaniel
Breed:    Sussex Spaniel
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Sussex Spaniel Club of America
Contact Information:   
Marcia Deugan -
Email:   ZIYADAHreg@aol.com
Phone:   (239) 947-2426
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at 8:00am with National Specialty Judging to follow with ringside mentoring.
October 18 2014
Rapid City, South Dakota
Title:    Judges Education for the Norwegian Buhund
Breed:    Norwegian Buhund
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Norwegian Buhund Club of America
Contact Information:   
Faye Adcox -
Email:   corgpinmom@aol.com
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the National Specialty. Cost: $25. Time: TBA (after Breed Judging).
October 19 2014
Lacey, Washington
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Pacific Northwest Obedience & Rally Judges Group
Contact Information:   
Sue Cox - 18025 - 8th Ave. NW, Shoreline WA 98177-3542
Email:   johnandsuzanne@comcast.net
Phone:   (206) 546-2230
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is for judges only and will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar on October 18, 2014. Both seminars will meet AKC obedience & rally judges' educational requirements.
October 21 2014
Belton, Texas
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Afghan Hound
Breed:    Afghan Hound
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Afghan Hound Club of America
Contact Information:   
Harry Bennett -
Email:   harryonly@aol.com
Phone:   (904) 720-0691
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin at10:30am.
October 21 2014
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Title:    Judges Education for the Beagle
Breed:    Beagle
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   National Beagle Club
Contact Information:   
Michelle Sager -
Email:   mikesager@me.com
Phone:   (201) 683-4263
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

October 22 2014
Albany, Oregon
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Old English Sheepdog
Breed:    Old English Sheepdog
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Old English Sheepdog Club of America
Contact Information:   
Mary Anne Brocious -
Email:   qubicoes@comcast.net
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Fee: $35¿ Payable at the Seminar. Ringside Mentoring will be offered on Oct 22nd during Dog Classes and Oct 23rd during Bitch Classes & Intersex Competition
October 24 2014
Sandusky, Ohio
Title:    Judges Education -Great Danes
Breed:    Great Dane
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Great Danes* Club of America
Contact Information:   
Bill Stebbins -
Email:   cherdane2@comcast.net
Phone:   (517) 546-7541
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with National Specialty. Registration fee is $25. Seminar starts at 1:00 pm, hands-on after judging as been completed. Ringside mentoring, October 25th during BOB competition.
October 25 2014
Austin, Texas
Title:    Judges Education: The Anatolian Shepherd Dog
Breed:    Anatolian Shepherd
Presenter:    Catherine Emanuel
Sponsoring Club:   Anatolian Shepherd Dog Club of America
Contact Information:   
Catherine Emanuel -
Email:   birinci@centurylink.net
Phone:   (434) 960-5213
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin 1 hour after breed judging. Cost: $25. Ringside mentoring available Thurs (10/23), Fri (10/24) & Sat (10/25). Illustrated Guide provided with mentoring sessions for $10.
October 28 2014
Frederick, Maryland
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Pumi
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Chris Levy
Sponsoring Club:   Mason-Dixon Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Al Ferruggiaro -
Email:   alferrug@gmail.com
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

October 29 2014
Fletcher, North Carolina
Title:    Judges Breed Study for the Golden Retriever
Breed:    Golden Retriever
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Golden Retriever Club of America
Contact Information:   
Ainslie Mills -
Email:   oriana@telus.net
Phone:   (604) 882-0820
Fax:   N/A
Website:   http://www.2014national.com/index.html
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Fee: $30 or $40 per couple sharing handout materials. Pre-registration is required. Please pre-register by Oct.10, 2014. Ringside tutoring will be offered 10/30-31 & 11/1.
October 31 2014
Gray Summit, Missouri
Title:    Bouvier des Flandres Workshop and Seminar
Breed:    Bouvier des Flandres
Presenter:    Lee Calhoun
Sponsoring Club:   American Bouvier des Flandres Club
Contact Information:   
Lee Calhoun -
Email:   frontierbouvs@gmail.com
Phone:   (530) 677-1616
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with National Specialty. Cost $50, seminar from 8 am to 10 am.
October 31 2014
San Diego, California
Title:    Judges Breed Study Group for the Siberian Husky
Breed:    Siberian Husky
Presenter:    Donna Beckman, et al
Sponsoring Club:   Siberian Husky Club of America
Contact Information:   
Donna Beckman -
Email:   shcajec@yahoo.com
Phone:   (510) 524-9950
Fax:   N/A
Website:   http://shca.org/shcahp5.htm
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Scheduled to begin 10am Cost $35, includes lunch. Ringside Mentoring during BOB Nov 1st or throughout the week by prior arrangement. Registration deadline: Sept 15th.
November 1 2014
Marlboro, New York
Title:    Retriever Hunting Test Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jerry Mann
Sponsoring Club:   Westchester Retriever Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Guarino - 626 LATTINTOWN RD. MARLBORO NY 12542.
Email:   kbarcory@gmail.com
Phone:   (914) 474-8996
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

November 1 2014
Sacramento, California
Title:    AKC Agility Judges Continuing Education Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Agility Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathie Leggett -
Email:   Kathie@touchngoagility.com
Phone:   (916) 331-6449
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This two day seminar will be held on November 1 & 2, 2014. AKC agility judges are required to attend a continuing education seminar every three years. Judges must attend both days to receive credit.
November 2 2014
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Title:    Juniors Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Northeastern IN KC show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to kids 18 & under who want to learn more about dog handling. Bring a dog on a lead and check in at the Superintendent's Desk in the a.m. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome
November 6 2014
San Diego, California
Title:    Judges Education for the Alaskan Malamute
Breed:    Alaskan Malamute
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Alaskan Malamute Club of America
Contact Information:   
Sharon Weston - 187 Grouse Ck. Road; Grants Pass, OR 97526
Email:   showmal@aol.com
Phone:   (541) 601-6724
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the National Specialty. Pre-registration fee is $35.00. Registration at the door is $40.00. Ringside mentoring available at Top 20 event Thursday evening Nov 6th and Friday/Saturday ringside.
November 7 2014
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Title:    Traveling with Dogs: Urgent Veterinarian Care Techniques and Recommendations
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Dr. James Bader,DVM
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Kalamazoo, MI dog shows, this FREE hour-long Educational Seminar is open to everyone. To be held immediately after Best in Show.
November 8 2014
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Title:    Adult Handling Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with West Michigan Harvest Cluster show, free hands-on clinic open to anyone, particular the novice handler, who would like to learn more about dog handling in the Conformation ring. Bring a dog on a lead. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
November 8 2014
Springfield, Missouri
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Gina Wieser
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Orzarks Kennel Club show. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
November 14 2014
Ocala, Florida
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Ms. Sydney Good
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greater Ocala DC.Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
November 15 2014
Concord, North Carolina
Title:    Institute for Aspiring and Newly Approved Judges
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greater Monroe KC Shows.The only Institute approved by the American Kennel Club to fulfill the requirement for judging applicants applying After January 1, 2009.
November 15 2014
Tucson, Arizona
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Mr. Lee Herr
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjuction with the Tucson Kennel Club shows. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
November 16 2014
Concord, North Carolina
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the Greater Monroe Kennel Club show.Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
November 21 2014
Enfield, Connecticut
Title:    Icelandic Sheepdog Breed Seminar
Breed:    Icelandic Sheepdog
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Icelandic Sheepdog Association of America
Contact Information:   
Thordur Runolfsson -
Email:   thordrun@yahoo.com
Phone:   N/A
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with National Specialty. Located at the Holiday Inn, Enfield, Connecticut.
December 9 2014
Orlando, Florida
Title:    AKC/DJAA Advanced Judges Institute for Hound and Herding Breeds
Breed:    Herding Breeds
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club & Dog Judges Association of America
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship and the Olando Cluster of Dog Shows. This 4-Day event will give judges the opportunity to attend 12 different breed seminars covering both the Hound & Herding Groups. DETAILS COMING SOON!
December 9 2014
Orlando, Florida
Title:    AKC/DJAA Advanced Judges Institute for Hound and Herding Breeds
Breed:    Hound Breeds
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club & Dog Judges Association of America
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship and the Olando Cluster of Dog Shows. This 4-Day event will give judges the opportunity to attend 12 different breed seminars covering both the Hound & Herding Groups. DETAILS COMING SOON!
December 11 2014
Orlando, Florida
Title:    AKC Show Committee Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Bri Tesarz
Sponsoring Club:   The American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Bri Tesarz -
Email:   glt@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3514
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
A Symposium for Show Committees, starting time 2pm and registration fee $35.
December 11 2014
Orlando, Florida
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship and the Orlando Cluster of Dog Shows. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
December 12 2014
Orlando, Florida
Title:    Wicket & Scales Workshop
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the AKC/DJAA Advanced Judges Institute for Hound & Herding Breeds. Cost for workshop $50. Scheduled to begin at 2:45pm
December 12 2014
Orlando, Florida
Title:    Chihuahua Judges Education Seminar and Workshop
Breed:    Chihuahua
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   Chihuahua Club of America
Contact Information:   
Kenneth Saenz -
Email:   kmscca@aol.com
Phone:   (717) 873-7770
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

January 10 2015
Hamburg, New York
Title:    Judging Junior Showmanship
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Sandra D'Andrea
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Kathy Caruana -
Email:   kac1@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3862
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the KC of Buffalo shows. Cost: $50. Please review the Junior Showmanship Rulebook prior to attending the seminar. Http://images.akc.org/pdf/rulebooks/REJRSH.pdf
January 10 2015
Hamburg, New York
Title:    Juniors Clinic
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    N/A
Sponsoring Club:   AKC Registered Handlers Program
Contact Information:   
Susan Judge -
Email:   smj@akc.org
Phone:   (919) 816-3590
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
Held in conjunction with the KC of Buffalo show, this FREE hands-on clinic is open to kids 18 & under who want to learn more about dog handling. Bring a dog on a lead and check in at the Superintendent's Desk in the a.m. Mixed Breed dogs are welcome.
January 24 2015
Salt Lake City, Utah
Title:    Retriever Hunting Test Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jerry Mann
Sponsoring Club:   Weber River Retriever & Wasatch Hunting Retriever Clubs
Contact Information:   
Eric Fryer - 1192 North 475 East Ogden Utah, 84404
Email:   ut_ducks@msn.com
Phone:   (801) 686-3714
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

January 27 2015
Frederick, Maryland
Title:    Judges Education for the Lhasa Apso
Breed:    Lhasa Apso
Presenter:    Beverly Drake
Sponsoring Club:   Mason-Dixon Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Al Ferruggiaro -
Email:   alferrug@gmail.com
Phone:   (301) 421-1930
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

February 28 2015
Norcross, Georgia
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Atlanta Obedience Club
Contact Information:   
Gail LaBerge - 3862 Morgan's Ridge Drive, Buford, GA 30519
Email:   outland@laberge.org
Phone:   (770) 271-7246
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will meet AKC Obedience® judges' educational requirements. A AKC Rally® seminar will be offered on March 1, 2015.
March 1 2015
Norcross, Georgia
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Atlanta Obedience Club
Contact Information:   
Gail LaBerge - 3862 Morgan's Ridge Drive, Buford, GA 30519
Email:   outland@laberge.org
Phone:   (770) 271-7246
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will meet AKC Rally® judges' educational requirements. A AKC Obedience® seminar will be offered on February 28, 2015.
April 11 2015
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Berks County Dog Training Club
Contact Information:   
Nancy Withers - 15 Hain Ave., Wernersville, PA 19565
Email:   gomets.dog@verizon.net
Phone:   (610) 678-6686
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar on April 12, 2015. Both seminars will meet AKC obedience & rally judges' educational requirements.
April 12 2015
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Berks County Dog Training Club
Contact Information:   
Nancy Withers - 15 Hain Ave Wernersville, PA 19565 15 Hain Ave., Wernersville, PA 19565
Email:   gomets.dog@verizon.net
Phone:   (610) 678-6686
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® Judges Seminar on April 11, 2015. Both seminars will meet AKC obedience & rally judges' educational requirements.
April 25 2015
Carrollton, Texas
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Doberman Pinscher Club of Dallas
Contact Information:   
Nancy Simmons - 3804 Simmons Creek Lane, Flower Mound, TX 75022
Email:   nansimmons@yahoo.com
Phone:   (972) 355-8580
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is being held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on April 26th. Both seminars will meet AKC Obedience and Rally Judges' continuing educational requirements.
April 25 2015
St Louis, Missouri
Title:    Advanced Retriever Hunting Test Judge Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    Jerry Mann
Sponsoring Club:   Golden Retriever Club of Greater St. Louis
Contact Information:   
Jeannie Greenlee - 1595 Norwood Hills Drive O¿Fallon, MO 63366
Email:   JGreenlee@ofallon.mo.us
Phone:   (314) 783-1540
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
2 day Advanced Retriever Hunting Test Judge Seminar 4/25/15 and 4/26/15
April 26 2015
Carrollton, Texas
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Doberman Pinscher Club of Dallas
Contact Information:   
Nancy Simmons - 3804 Simmons Creek Lane, Flower Mound, TX 75022
Email:   nansimmons@yahoo.com
Phone:   (972) 355-8580
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar is being held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on April 25th. Both seminars will meet AKC Obedience and Rally Judges' continuing educational requirements.
May 2 2015
Rochester, Pennsylvania
Title:    George Alston Handling seminar for Beginners, Advanced , Observers & Juniors
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    George Alston
Sponsoring Club:   Beaver County Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Johnette Dinello -
Email:   jdinello705@comcast.net
Phone:   (724) 375-0837
Fax:   N/A
Website:   www.beavercountykennelclub.org
This will be a two day seminar. Limited to 15 Beginner & 15 Advanced participants with unlimited Observers.
May 16 2015
Bloomington, Minnesota
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Bloomington Obedience Training Club
Contact Information:   
Barbara Wedekind Selton - 4305 W.99th. St., Bloomington, MN 55437
Email:   bwselton1@gmail.com
Phone:   (952) 893-1493
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will meet AKC Obedience® judges' educational requirements. A AKC Rally® seminar will be offered on May 17, 2015.
May 17 2015
Bloomington, Minnesota
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Bloomington Obedience Training Club
Contact Information:   
Barbara Wedekind Selton - 4305 W.99th. St., Bloomington, MN 55437
Email:   bwselton1@gmail.com
Phone:   (952) 893-1493
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will meet AKC Rally® judges' educational requirements. A AKC Obedience® seminar will be offered on May 16, 2015.
June 23 2015
Frederick, Maryland
Title:    Judges Education for the Bloodhound
Breed:    Black and Tan Coonhound
Presenter:    Anne Legge
Sponsoring Club:   Mason-Dixon Dog Judges Association
Contact Information:   
Al Ferruggiaro -
Email:   alferrug@gmail.com
Phone:   (301) 421-1930
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A

August 22 2015
Raleigh, North Carolina
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
William Thayne - 8051 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Attn: Companion Events Department, Raleigh, NC 27617
Email:   wvt@akc.org
Phone:   (607) 772-1280
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on August 23rd. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
August 23 2015
Raleigh, North Carolina
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
William Thayne - 8051 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Attn: Companion Events Department, Raleigh, NC 27617
Email:   wvt@akc.org
Phone:   (607) 772-1280
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on August 22nd. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
September 19 2015
Flint, Michigan
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Companion Dog Training Club of Flint, MI
Contact Information:   
Cheryl Haedt - PO Box 215, Grand Blanc, MI 48480-00215
Email:   cherylhaedt@centurytel.net
Phone:   (810) 636-2209
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on September 20th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
September 20 2015
Flint, Michigan
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Companion Dog Training Club of Flint, MI
Contact Information:   
Cheryl Haedt - PO Box 215, Gland Blanc, MI 48480-0215
Email:   cherylhaedt@centurytel.net
Phone:   (810) 636-2209
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on September 19th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
January 9 2016
San Francisco Bay Area, California
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Northern California Obedience Judges' Association
Contact Information:   
Suzi Bluford - 6965 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel, CA 93923
Email:   suzibluford@gmail.com
Phone:   (831) 624-9010
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This JUDGES ONLY seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on January 10th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
January 10 2016
San Francisco Bay Area, California
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Northern California Obedience Judges' Association
Contact Information:   
Suzi Bluford - 6965 Carmel Valley Rd., Carmel, CA 93923
Email:   suzibluford@gmail.com
Phone:   (831) 624-9010
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This JUDGES ONLY seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on January 9th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
February 26 2016
Wertzville, Missouri
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   North St. Louis County Obedience Training Club
Contact Information:   
Ginger Kinion -
Email:   gkinion@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   (636) 928-8760
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on February 27th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
February 27 2016
Wertzville, Missouri
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   North St. Louis County Obedience Training Club
Contact Information:   
Ginger Kinion -
Email:   gkinion@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   (636) 928-8760
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on February 26th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
March 5 2016
Arvada, Colorado
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Mountain States Dog Training Club
Contact Information:   
Helen Phillips - 14338 W. 96th Ave., Arvada, CO 80005-1008
Email:   helenphillips@me.com
Phone:   (303) 423-5225
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on March 6th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
March 6 2016
Arvada, Colorado
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Mountain States Dog Training Club
Contact Information:   
Helen Phillips - 14338 W 96th Ave., Arvada, CO 80005-1008
Email:   N/A
Phone:   (303) 423-5225
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on March 5th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
August 27 2016
Raleigh, North Carolina
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
William Thayne - 8051 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Attn: Companion Events Department, Raleigh, NC 27617
Email:   wvt@akc.org
Phone:   (607) 772-1280
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on August 28th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
August 28 2016
Raleigh, North Carolina
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges Only Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   American Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
William Thayne - 8051 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Attn: Companion Events Department, Raleigh, NC 27617
Email:   wvt@akc.org
Phone:   (607) 772-1280
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on August 27th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
September 17 2016
Brooklyn Heights (44131), Ohio
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Cleveland All Breed Training Club
Contact Information:   
Linda MacDonald - 8116 Shilling Road, West Salem, OH 44287
Email:   macdonaldlinda@ameritech.net
Phone:   (419) 853-4329
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on September 18th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
September 18 2016
Brooklyn Heights (44131), Ohio
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Cleveland All Breed Training Club
Contact Information:   
Linda MacDonald - 8116 Shilling Road, West Salem, OH 44287
Email:   macdonaldlinda@ameritech.net
Phone:   (419) 853-4329
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on Sept. 17th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
September 24 2016
Lakeland, Florida
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Imperial Polk Obedience Club
Contact Information:   
Robert Withers - 1033 Morning Star Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33810
Email:   rwithers@tampabay.rr.com
Phone:   (863) 688-9088
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on September 25th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
September 25 2016
Lakeland, Florida
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Imperial Polk Obedience Club
Contact Information:   
Robert Withers - 1033 Morning Star Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33810
Email:   rwithers@tampabay.rr.com
Phone:   (863) 688-9088
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on Sept. 24th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
January 21 2017
New Lenox, Illinois
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Stone City Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Pat Marrs - 16426 S. Ridgeland Ave.,Tinley Park, IL 60477-1866
Email:   patgeorgehse@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   (708) 532-2580
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on January 22nd. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
January 22 2017
New Lenox, Illinois
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Continuing Educational
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep
Sponsoring Club:   Stone City Kennel Club
Contact Information:   
Pat Marrs - 16426 S. Ridgeland Ave.,Tinley Park, IL 60477-1866
Email:   patgeorgehse@sbcglobal.net
Phone:   (708) 532-2580
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on January 21st. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
March 4 2017
Whittier, California
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Southern CA Dog Obedience Council
Contact Information:   
Robert Livell - 280 English St., Norco, CA 92860
Email:   RPKSL@Charter.net
Phone:   (951) 272-4679
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on March 5th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
March 5 2017
Whittier, California
Title:    AKC Rally® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Southern CA Dog Obedience Council
Contact Information:   
Robert Livell - 280 English St., Norco, CA 92860
Email:   RPKSL@Charter.net
Phone:   (951) 272-4679
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on March 4th. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
April 22 2017
Glenmont, New York
Title:    AKC Obedience® Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Albany Obedience Club, Inc.
Contact Information:   
Bill Craig - 131 Fales, Road, Cheshire, MA 01225
Email:   hawkdogud@gmail.com
Phone:   (413) 743-1579
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Rally® seminar on April 23rd. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.
April 23 2017
Glenmont, New York
Title:    AKC Rally Judges' Continuing Educational Seminar
Breed:    N/A
Presenter:    AKC Field Rep.
Sponsoring Club:   Albany Obedience Club, Inc.
Contact Information:   
Bill Craig - 131 Fales Road, Cheshire, MA 01225
Email:   hawkdogud@gmail.com
Phone:   (413) 743-1579
Fax:   N/A
Website:   N/A
This seminar will be held in conjunction with an AKC Obedience® seminar on April 22nd. Both seminars will meet continuing educational requirements for AKC Obedience & Rally Judges.