National Owner-Handled Series

Did you know that more than 80% of show dogs are handled by their owners? The AKC National Owner-Handled Series celebrates the dedication and enthusiasm of owner-handler exhibitors and allows them to compete head-to-head against one another in the conformation ring.


Event Calendar

Find a show offering the AKC National Owner-Handled Series (NOHS) in your area


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NOHS Point Scale

Point breakdown for shows


NOHS Rankings

See where your dog stands in the NOHS rankings


NOHS Judging Procedure

Review the judging procedures for the NOHS


Downloadable Forms

Find forms for events, registration and more here


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