- Public Education
AKC Public Education
The AKC Public Education Program teaches and promotes responsible dog ownership and fosters participation in the world of purebred dogs. Outreach programs and publications explain how to ever-strengthen the invaluable human-canine bond.
AKC Licensed and Member Clubs are eligible to be recognized for their work in Public Education.
Visit this section if you are interested in becoming a Canine Ambassador.
Directory searchable by zip code, last name and club.
The AKC Patch Program is a fun, interactive program that teaches children about purebred dogs, events and more.
Standards aligned lesson plans, hands-on activities, and professional development for teachers.
Find brochures, books, and fliers for your dog events.
Need materials for your club's upcoming event? Find out what's included in a public education materials kit and how to place an order.
Watch the Top Ten videos from the AKC.
Información en español.