American Kennel Club
  • Attention all pet lovers, it will be raining cats and dogs once again this October when the American Kennel Club® (AKC) returns to the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City on October 20th and 21st to host the fourth annual AKC Meet the Breeds® event.


    The 2012 event promises to be bigger and offer even more canine and feline fun for the entire family. This year, the AKC will join forces with The International Cat Association (TICA), the world’s largest genetic registry of purebred cats, to showcase even more breeds of cats and expand the event space to 160,000 square feet to accommodate enhanced breed booths and activities for spectators.


    Sponsored by PetPartners, Inc. a leading pet healthcare provider, AKC Meet the Breeds is the world’s largest showcase of dogs and cats and offers pet lovers a unique opportunity to play with some of the country’s rarest dog and cat breeds while educating themselves about responsible pet ownership and choosing the right pet for their lifestyle.