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Legislative Alerts Alachua Co., FL: Animal Licensing, Limits, Breeder Licensing, and Warrantless Inspections of Breeders to be Proposed at Special Meeting on 8/20/19
August 16, 2019 A Special Meeting has been called in Alachua County on August 20, 2019 to authorize advertisement of a proposal that seeks to recommend “commercial”, “hobby”, and “breeders” of dogs to be permitted, regulated, and subjected to warrantless inspections.  Differential animal licensing [generally, this means higher fees for unsterilized animals] and other regulations […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/alachua-co-fl-animal-licensing-limits-breeder-licensing-warrantless-inspections-breeders-proposed-special-meeting-8-20-19/ | August 16, 2019
Expert Advice: Sports Rocco and Rider Become the First AKC Scent Work Detectives — On the Same Day
The pathway to becoming a full-fledged detective has had its challenges for Rocco and Rider but it has never been a mystery to either, or their Midwest owner/handlers. The AKC Scent Work® Detective title, considered the pinnacle of success in the popular sport, went unclaimed since its inception on Oct. 1, 2017, until July 14 […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/rocco-rider-become-first-akc-scent-work-detectives/ | August 15, 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
Legislative Alerts Fort Smith, AR: URGENT—$500 PER PET Annual Breeding License Approved. Take Action NOW to Repeal
Friday, August 16, 2019 Please share this information with dog owners and breeders in Fort Smith, Arkansas.  Immediate action is needed.  Responsible dog and cat breeders—and citizens of Fort Smith who wish to obtain dogs and cats from local breeders in the future—are urged to immediately contact the Fort Smith Board of Directors and ask […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/fort-smith-ar-urgent-500-per-pet-annual-breeding-license-approved-take-action-now-repeal/ | 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
Trick Dog
Sports & Events Trick Dog
New! Announcing the 2019 Virtual Competition! Click here for all info! Do you and your dog love to be the life of the party by showing off his arsenal of tricks? Then he might be perfectly primed to earn AKC Trick Dog titles! There are five AKC Trick Titles you and your dog can earn: […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/trick-dog/ | October 26, 2017
Expert Advice: Training CGC & Me: Celebrating Fiona, the Millionth Dog to Earn Canine Good Citizen Title
The AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program has been the gold standard of behavior for all dogs — both purebred and mixed breeds — since 1989. Thirty years later, one million dogs have passed their CGC test! On August 14, 2019, the AKC recognizes the millionth CGC dog — Fiona the Bernese Mountain Dog, owned […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/cgc-celebrating-fiona-millionth-canine-good-citizen/ | August 14, 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

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