Lexington issues RDO Day Proclamation

September 1, 2007 was an extremely successful day for The Lexington Kennel Club of Lexington, KY....

September 1, 2007 was an extremely successful day for The Lexington Kennel Club of Lexington, KY.  

 

Always a popular show at the Bluegrass Classic, the Lexington Kennel Club Dog Show included a very special feature this year.  The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government, represented by Mayor Jim Newberry, issued a Proclamation naming September 17, 2007 Responsible Dog Ownership Day.  Councilwoman at Large for Lexington Fayette Urban County Government Mrs. Linda Gorton was on hand at the show to present the Proclamation to the Lexington Kennel Club. 

 

Founded in the 1940s, the Lexington Kennel Club has a long history of public education and public service, including numerous donations of emergency equipment to local fire departments, emergency management agencies, schools, youth organizations and charities.  The American Kennel Club salutes the Lexington Kennel Club for its commendable work on behalf of purebred dogs and the people who love them.