Alfred L. Cheauré Steps Down
President and CEO Alfred L. Cheauré announced today that the AKC Board of Directors has accepted his offer to step down as Chief Executive effective December 31, 2003. Mr. Cheauré sent the following statement to Delegates, Board and staff: "My primary goal when I accepted this position was to complete the process of change that […] | August 13, 2003
New AKC Public Service Announcement
  The American Kennel Club's public service announcement (PSA) campaign continues to deliver important messages to the general public about purebred dogs. The newest television PSA, titled "A Dog is for Life," focuses on the long-term commitment of getting a dog. It has been distributed to over 500 television stations across the country and we […] | August 7, 2003
New Performance Field Representatives
  The American Kennel Club (AKC) announced today the addition of two new Senior Executive Field Representatives for the Performance Events, At-Large Division: Robert A. Mason, Senior Executive Field Representative, Performance Events At-Large. Robert started showing dogs in 1958. In the last 45 years he and his wife Shari have owned Afghan Hounds, Greyhounds, Whippets […] | August 6, 2003
Best in Show Winner to Receive New Suzuki
American Suzuki Awards Vehicle to AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Winner The American Kennel Club, Animal Planet and The Iams Company announced today that American Suzuki Motor Corporation will award a new car as part of the grand prize for the 2003 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship. The owner/s of the Best in Show winning dog will receive a […] | July 31, 2003
Official Drawing for AKC National Tracking Invitational
  The official drawing of Champion Trackers that will exhibit in the first AKC National Tracking Invitational took place Thursday, July 24th at the American Kennel Club office in Raleigh, NC. President and CEO, Alfred Cheaure along with Senior Vice President and COO, Dennis Sprung pulled little "tracking feet" from a paper gift bag to […] | July 29, 2003
Lifetime Achievement Awards 2004
  In its endless pursuit to recognize outstanding members of the fancy, The American Kennel Club Lifetime Achievement Awards were launched in 1998 and are now in its sixth year of honoring the Fancy's best. The purpose of the awards is to celebrate those individuals whose many years of selfless effort have made significant contributions […] | July 23, 2003
2004 AKC Obedience World Cup Team Selected
Joanne Johnson, Souix Falls, SD OTCH Jo's Xpensif Hobi O'Redfield UDX MX AXJ Shetland SheepdogLouise Fox Meredith/Anne Marie Silverton, Tehachapi, CA CH OTCH Highland Limited Edition UDX Border Collie Dr. Jose Martinez/Caryl Martinez, Council Bluffs, IA OTCH Tanbarks Road To Glory UDX Golden Retriever Barbara Anderson, Junction City, OR OTCH Redtop Rio UDX Border Collie […] | July 18, 2003
AKC Holiday Card Collection
Celebrate the holidays with a gift that gives back to purebred dogs. The AKC is pleased to present this year's Holiday Card Collection-cards specially chosen for dog lovers everywhere. Get a jump on the holiday rush by selecting your cards now, and receive two free gifts with your purchase. The Collection features a variety of […] | July 18, 2003
AKC Expands Responsibilities of Two Executives
The American Kennel Club (AKC) announced today the following changes in responsibilities in its Raleigh, NC office: Robin Stansell's duties as Director of Conformation Rules and Policies have been expanded to include overall responsibility for all Event Operations which includes Conformation, Performance, and Companion event plans and results. Robin was a member of the AKC […] | July 17, 2003
AKC Welcomes 2003 Summer Interns
  New York, NY - The American Kennel Club is pleased to welcome the seven students who have been chosen to participate in the AKC Internship Program. The program--open to college students with a background and interest in purebred dogs--is designed to further their professional development as well as help the AKC identify potential employees […] | July 9, 2003

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