Walter Bebout Memorial Award

 

Excellence in Canine Legislation

The AKC Government Relations Department grants this award to recognize outstanding efforts by AKC federations, AKC clubs, and dog breeder/owner groups in advocating on behalf of responsible dog ownership and the rights of dog owners and breeders in the public policy arena.

Honorees receive a certificate of recognition and their organizations receive a contribution of $1,000 to assist in ongoing legislative efforts in their states or communities.

Honorees
2012
2011
2010