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Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Breeder of Merit: Bonnie Threlfall
People in the sport of dogs can wear many hats, and Bonnie Threlfall of Cary, North Carolina, has pretty much donned them all: Born into a dog-show family, she has been breeding her Edgewood English Cocker Spaniels for more than 40 years. After a decade-long stint as a professional handler in the late 1970s into […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/breeder-of-merit-interview-bonnie-threlfall/ | March 26, 2019
Press Releases AKC Launches New Breeder of Merit Program
The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) announced today the launch of the Breeder of Merit program, a new initiative designed to recognize AKC’s core breeders. “The Breeder of Merit program allows the American Kennel Club to celebrate our dedicated, passionate breeders who truly are the backbone of the sport and the foundation of our organization,” said […]
http://akc.org/press-releases/akc-launches-new-breeder-of-merit-program/ | October 4, 2010
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Expert Advice: Dog Breeding AKC Breeder of Merit: Recognizing Breeder Success with New Levels
The AKC Breeder of Merit program was introduced in October 2010. Since that time, more than 13,000 breeders have been enrolled. The program was developed to recognize those breeders that are the foundation of our sport through their participation in various AKC events and dedication to selective breeding of healthy purpose-bred purebred dogs. The Basic […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/akc-breeder-of-merit-recognizing-breeder-success-with-new-levels/ | April 17, 2018
Expert Advice: Responsible Breeding The AKC Marketplace Benefits for Breeders of Merit
Did you know that when a puppy buyer searches on AKC Marketplace, Breeders of Merit litter listings are the first ones they see? This is because Breeders of Merit receive special AKC Marketplace benefits. These include: Free litter listings for their qualified breed(s) Priority placement in search results Breed-Specific Breeder of Merit identification Breeder of […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/akc-marketplace-benefits-for-breeders-of-merit/ | June 5, 2017
Expert Advice: Breeding Tips & Best Practices ​Meet Breeder of Merit Kathy Rust of Kizmar Vizslas
  The American Kennel Club (AKC) recognizes Breeders of Merit for their dedication to breeding purebred dogs with the appearance, temperament, and abilities that are true to their breed standard and for their commitment to health screening and 100 percent puppy registration. The AKC celebrates their success in and passion for canine sports. They are […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/meet-the-breeder-of-merit-kathy-rust-of-kizmar-vizslas/ | June 20, 2017
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Pages Are You Living Up To Your Breeder of Merit Contract?
Breeder of Merit recognition and benefits are based on the BOM’s commitment to registering their puppies and health testing the parents. Are you living up to your contract?  The agreement signed when you applied:  I hereby apply to participate in the Breeder of Merit Program. I certify by my signature that I have read, understand, […]
http://akc.org/breeder-programs/akc-breeder-of-merit-program/inner-circle-newsletter/living-breeder-merit-contract/ | June 24, 2019
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding AKC Breeder of Merit: Red and Denise Tatro
Harold (“Red”) Tatro III and Denise Tatro of Redglen Lakeland Terriers and Whippets value versatility in their lives as well as their dogs. In the fancy for more than a half-century, this couple from Crowley, Texas, has spanned multiple groups and events with their interests and breeding activities, from conformation to earth dog trials to […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/breder-of-merit-red-tatro/ | December 12, 2018
Expert Advice: Did You Know? 6 Things You Didn’t Know About the Dalmatian
Header photo courtesy of Sharron Podleski, AKC Breeder of Merit Dalmatians won our hearts when Disney made a whole movie about them. But do you know where Dalmatians came from? Here are six interesting facts you didn't know about this breed: 1. Their Origins Are Mysterious No one knows exactly where the Dalmatian originated. This […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/6-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-dalmatian/ | September 16, 2016
Expert Advice: Grooming 6 Tips For Grooming Your German Shepherd Dog
Photo Courtesy of Beth Dillenbeck, AKC Breeder of Merit Like many dogs that shed and play outside, German Shepherds take some maintenance to keep them clean and your home in order. Here are a few tips to maintaining your dog's beautiful coat. 1. With a plush double coat, daily brushing is important to lowering the […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/health/tips-for-grooming-german-shepherd/ | June 8, 2016
Expert Advice: Did You Know? 7 Things You Didn’t Know About the Chinese Crested
Header photo courtesy of: Heaven Sent Kennel, AKC Breeder of Merit With his unconventional look, the Chinese Crested turns heads and hearts. Here are some interesting facts you may not have known about this unique breed:   1. They Probably Evolved From African Dogs Experts think the Chinese Crested is essentially a smaller version of the […]
http://akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/things-about-the-chinese-crested/ | August 19, 2016

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