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Jennifer and Swift earned a silver medal at the 2018 FCI World Agility Championship.
Expert Advice: Agility Meet Jennifer Crank – the Record-Setting Dog Agility Star
The AKC is proud to participate in ESPN Dog Day on August 24. The event will highlight select dog sports and kicks off on the ESPN app at 11:30 a.m. ET with the ESPN Dog Day Preshow hosted by Anita Marks. At 12 p.m., AKC will turn ESPN’s campus into a dog sports arena, featuring […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/jennifer-crank-and-swift/ | August 19, 2019
Clubs & Delegates AKC Outstanding Sportsmanship Award
In the American Kennel Club’s ongoing efforts to recognize and celebrate its volunteer club members, The AKC Outstanding Sportsmanship Award program was established in 2006 to provide each member club with an AKC Medallion to award to one of its own on a yearly basis. This award honors those individuals who deserve special recognition that […]
https://www.akc.org/clubs-delegates/clubs/resources/akc-outstanding-sportsmanship-award/ | November 21, 2017
Pages AKC Rescue Network
About AKC Rescue Network + The AKC Rescue Network is the largest network of dog rescue groups in the country, and was officially recognized by the American Kennel Club in late 2013. 160 unique breeds are currently represented within the network. More than 450 AKC Rescue Network groups are located across the United States. AKC’s […]
https://www.akc.org/akc-rescue-network/ | June 14, 2019
Vizsla puppy
Expert Advice: Puppy Health When Does My Puppy Finish Growing?
Some puppies continue growing up until 24 months Larger dog breeds take longer to reach full adult size than smaller breeds Puppies require the right amount of food and exercise (not too much or too little) to stay healthy Puppies seem to grow up so fast. One day, they’re little balls of furry cuteness and, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/when-does-my-puppy-finish-growing/ | August 16, 2019
Pages AKC Breeder Referral Contacts
The best way to ensure a long and happy relationship with a purebred dog is to purchase from a responsible breeder. While the AKC does not endorse or recommend specific breeders, we do offer several resources to locate breeders. The AKC recommends puppy buyers begin the search process by contacting the AKC Parent Club. Please […]
https://www.akc.org/akc-breeder-referral-contacts/ | February 26, 2019
Pages FSS News & Updates
(updated 8/14/19) 8/12/19 The Russian Tsvetnnaya Bolonka Club of America  will serve as the AKC Parent Club to represent the Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka. The  America Bolongnese Club  will serve as the AKC Parent Club to represent the Bolognese. 4/8/19 From the April 2019 Board Meeting – Two new breeds were added to the Foundation Stock […]
https://www.akc.org/breeder-programs/foundation-stock-service-program/fss-news-updates/ | November 17, 2017
Sports & Events Conformation: Judging Resource Center
Rules and Policies Judging Approval Process – effective January 1, 2019 FAQ’s on the Judging Approval Process (PDF) Rules Policies and Guidelines for Conformation Dog Show Judges (PDF) Judging Guidelines for Non-Resident (Visiting) Judges  (PDF) FSS Open Show Regulations (PDF) Sanctioned Four-to-Six Month (Beginner Puppy) Competition Regulations (PDF) Eligibility and Conflicts of Interest Applications Additional […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/conformation/judging-information/ | October 26, 2017
Pages AKC Departments
AKC Directory Please click here to view the contact information for Staff. AKC Library and Archives The AKC has one of the largest libraries devoted to dogs in the world, containing approximately 18,000 volumes, and the only national repository dedicated to the sport of the purebred dog. The AKC Archives began in 1998 as a service to […]
https://www.akc.org/about/departments/ | October 26, 2017
Pages AKC Facts and Stats
This section of the AKC website offers practical information as well as facts and statistical information on a variety of dog-related topics. About the AKC  Founded in 1884, the AKC is the largest purebred dog registry in the world. Along with its more than 5,000 licensed and member clubs and affiliated organizations, the AKC advocates […]
https://www.akc.org/press-center/facts-and-stats/ | August 12, 2019
Pages American Kennel Club Above and Beyond
What sets the AKC apart from other dog registries? Plenty!  Is a not-for-profit organization.  Is the largest purebred dog registry in the world.  Is the sports-governing body for over 22,000 dog events per year including conformation, agility, obedience, rally, tracking, lure coursing, earthdog, herding, field trial, hunt test, and coonhound events. There are 5,000 clubs […]
https://www.akc.org/press-center/facts-stats/akc-above-beyond/ | August 12, 2019

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