ORLANDO, FL -- DECEMBER 17-18, 2016


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2016 Obedience Classic Judges

  • Ms. Janice D Anthes (Cedar Crest, NM)
  • Ms. Deborah P Neufeld (Kissimmee, FL)
  • Mr. Rick Cox (Sycamore, IL)
  • Mr. Brian D Cleveland (Minnetonka, MN)
  • Ms. Jean Nocilly (Cheswold, DE)
  • Mrs. Kathleen A Cook (Williamsburg, OH)
  • Mrs. Barbara Wedekind Selton (Bloomington, MN)
  • Mrs. Linda Scanlon (Eagle, CO)

News and Updates

December 9, 2016

November 30, 2016

  • Special Announcement of Awards

    The AKC is pleased to announce the AKC Obedience Classic first place winners will receive a special award from our sponsor Royal Canin.

    At the conclusion of the Obedience Classic on Sunday the first place winners from the Novice, Open, Utility and Master classes are requested to stay for a special award ceremony by Royal Canin. This special awards presentation will be held during the televised evening conformation groups, where winners will be presented with a trophy for their achievement.

    The Royal Canin presentation is scheduled for 7:15 p.m. following the completion of the Obedience Classic awards, presentations and photos. We request our four winners to stay for this prestigious presentation.

October 24, 2016

October 12, 2016

  • Convention Center/Surrounding Area, parking, and facility maps have been posted.

October 10, 2016

  • AKC's online souvenir store has opened for business. The deadline for purchasing souvenirs is Monday, October 31, 2016. 

October 8, 2016

  • Daily Oversized Vehicle Parking - New This Year -  There is one specific lot that will accept a limited number of Daily Parking for Oversized Vehicles. You Must Pre-Pay to reserve a parking space in the Daily Oversized Vehicle Lot. Click here for the Daily Oversized Parking Form.

September 28, 2016

  • Tickets are NOW on Sale 
  • For all Daytime Events on Saturday & Sunday 
  • For Evening Competition on Saturday & Sunday in the Arena for AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin

September 20, 2016

August  24, 2016

  • RV parking information is now available.
  • This is for on-site overnight RV parking. Space is limited.

August  24, 2016

August 24, 2016

  • 2017's Obedience Classic and Juniors Classic will be held in Orlando, Florida over the December 16-17, 2017 weekend

July 6, 2016

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