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Sports & Events AKC Scent Work: News & Updates
Changes to Entry Limits As of October 1, 2019, the Scent Work Judging Calculator is to be used as a guideline to help clubs determine judge assignments. We are reverting back to the previous limits of 125 entries per judge per day. Judging Entry Limit Revision New Regulations and Judging Calculator An electronic copy of […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/akc-scent-work/news-updates/ | May 20, 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
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Meet Two Similar Yet Different Breeds: Yorkshire Terrier and Silky Terrier
Yorkshire Terriers or “Yorkies” may look dainty, but in their hearts, they are true terriers – feisty, brave, and packed with personality. That’s probably why they are one of the most popular breeds in America, ranking 10th out of the 193 breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club. These affectionate little dogs with the silky […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/yorkshire-terrier-vs-silky-terrier/ | October 18, 2019
Sports & Events Juniors Who Have Met Both Criteria
 Last updated 10/18/19   Last First State Adams Maxwell WA Adams Emma WA Alsager Marit MI Anderson Zoe MN Anichini Jessica IL Anzalone Hope CT Barnhart Maddison WA Bennett Lily CA Bismore Kyle AZ Blankenship Taylor AL Boyer Audrey CA Braatz Jessica FL Brenner LIly MA Brock Lillian IN Burg Izabelle WI Bussard Laura WA […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/conformation/national-championship/junior-competition/juniors-who-have-met-both-criteria/ | October 26, 2017
Sports & Events Juniors with 5 Qualifying Wins
Events processed through 10/4/19 – Last updated 10/18/19   Last First State Adams Maxwell WA Adams Emma WA Alsager Marit MI Anderson Zoe MN Anderson Sachiko CA Anichini Jessica IL Anzalone Hope CT Ballard Chloe MO Barnhart Maddison WA Bartlett Tatum CA Bearden Kennedy TX Bedowitz Lillyanna NV Bennett Lily CA Bernecker Erin NJ Bismore Kyle […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/conformation/national-championship/junior-competition/juniors-with-5-qualifying-wins/ | October 26, 2017
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Expert Advice: Advanced Training Service Dogs 101—Everything You Need to Know
A service dog is a dog specifically trained to perform work for a person with a disability. Service dogs are valued working partners and companions to over 80 million Americans. Common service dog breeds include German Shepherd Dogs, Labs, and Golden Retrievers. Our dogs are integral to our daily lives.  They follow our commands, work with […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/service-dog-training-101/ | September 24, 2019
Expert Advice: How to... No Bones About It: What To Do When Your Partner Doesn’t Want A Dog
Perhaps the following scenario seems familiar. You’re out with your partner or spouse and you pass an adorable dog. You stoop for a quick pet and cuddle. When you look up, you see your mate frowning, shaking their head, or gazing disinterestedly into the distance. You may have had this argument just once or many […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/advice/when-your-partner-doesnt-want-a-dog/ | October 17, 2019
Pages FSS News & Updates
(updated 10/17/19) 10/14/19 The American Belgian Laekenois Association is the official parent club for the Belgian Laekenois and to accept the Belgian Laekenois into the AKC Stud Book on July 1, 2020. The breed will be eligible to compete in the Herding Group beginning July 1, 2020. 8/12/19 The Russian Tsvetnnaya Bolonka Club of America  […]
https://www.akc.org/breeder-programs/foundation-stock-service-program/fss-news-updates/ | November 17, 2017
Expert Advice: Breeding Tips & Best Practices Naming Puppies With Registered Kennel Names Is Made Easier
Registered Kennel Names are used by AKC breeders to help protect one’s reputation and legacy. As of 2018, breeders may register dogs with protected kennel names online. When a new kennel name is granted, the AKC protects the name as entered, as well as plural forms. What Exactly Is A Registered Kennel Name?   Registering a […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/registered-kennel-names-help-protect-breeder-reputation/ | October 8, 2019
Best in Show and Best Bred By Exhibitor in Show: GCHP CH Pinnacle Tennessee Whiskey (Whiskey), Whippet; 2018 AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin, Orlando, FL.
Sports & Events AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin
2019 AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin Orange County Convention Center Orlando, FL December 14 & 15, 2019 The 2019 event will showcase the top national and international canine athletes and will also include popular attractions such as the Best Bred-by-Exhibitor competition, the AKC National Owner-Handled Series Finals, the AKC Royal Canin National All-Breed […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/conformation/national-championship/ | November 26, 2018

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