Five Heroic Dogs Honored With AKC® Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence (ACE)
New York, NY – The AKC® Humane Fund is pleased to announce the winners of the 17th annual AKC Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence (ACE). These awards celebrate five loyal, hard-working dogs that have significantly improved the lives of their owners and communities. One award is presented in each of the following five categories: […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/awards-for-canine-excellence-ace/ | September 8, 2016
Seven Breeding Programs Named as 2016 American Kennel Club Breeder Of The Year Group Honorees
The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) is pleased to recognize breeding programs from the Sporting, Hound, Working, Terrier, Toy, Non-Sporting and Herding groups as 2016 AKC Breeder of the Year group honorees. “We are proud to honor some of the nation’s finest breeders with this award,” said Dennis Sprung, AKC President and CEO. “The dogs that […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/2016-breeder-of-the-year-group-honorees/ | September 6, 2016
The American Kennel Club Announces Second Round of Paw of Courage Recipients
The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, is pleased to announce the second round of the AKC Paw of Courage award recipients, to show appreciation for the many sacrifices that working dogs make while serving and protecting our country. This award specifically recognizes the extraordinary sacrifices […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/second-round-paw-of-courage/ | August 24, 2016
AKC Humane Fund Announces Winners of the 2016 Sir John D. Spurling, OBE, KCVO Scholarship
The AKC Humane Fund, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2016 recipients of the Sir John D. Spurling Scholarship, celebrating the human-canine bond. Each year, the AKC Humane Fund awards five full-time students enrolled in courses of study that contribute to the well-being of dogs and the advancement of responsible pet ownership. The scholarship is […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/akc-humane-fund-awards-spurling-scholarships/ | August 17, 2016
AKC National Owner-Handled Series Finals Judging Panel Released
The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) is delighted to announce the judging panel for the 2016 AKC National Owner-Handled Series Finals (NOHS). The Finals will be held in December in Orlando, Florida as part of the AKC National Championship, hosted in partnership with Royal Canin. Breed and group judging will be held Friday, December 16th, with […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/akc-nohs-finals-judging-panel-2016/ | July 25, 2016
AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Days Returns For Its 14th Year: Host an Event!
New York – The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) is gearing up for the 14th annual AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Days (AKC RDO Days) this summer and fall when hundreds of clubs and dog organizations around the country will host free events to educate the public about the responsibilities and unlimited joys of dog ownership.   […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/akc-responsible-dog-ownership-days-returns-for-its-14th-year-host-an-event/ | June 27, 2016
The American Kennel Club Introduces New Farm Dog Certified Test
New York, N.Y. – The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest dog registry and advocate for all dogs, is pleased to announce a new program called the Farm Dog Certified test.  The test provides for a series of twelve exercises that represent situations a dog may encounter in a farm environment.  The basic test […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/the-american-kennel-club-introduces-new-farm-dog-certified-test/ | June 7, 2016
American Kennel Club Announces the 2016 Junior Scholarship Recipients
Twenty one exceptional students from 16 states have been awarded the American Kennel Club (AKC®) Junior Scholarship for 2016.  The scholarships are offered to high school, college and graduate school students, and range from $1,000 - $2,000. “These young men and women are dedicated not only to the sport of purebred dogs, but to their […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/2016-junior-scholarship-receipients/ | June 1, 2016
The American Kennel Club Announces Recipients of AKC Paw Of Courage Award
The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest purebred dog registry, announces the launch of its newest award, the AKC Paw of Courage, in an effort to show appreciation for the many sacrifices that working dogs make while serving and protecting our country. This award specifically recognizes the extraordinary sacrifices of dogs who have been […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/the-american-kennel-club-announces-recipients-of-akc-paw-of-courage-award/ | May 23, 2016
THE AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB INTRODUCES NEW ENTRY LEVEL AGILITY CLASSES
The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest dog registry and advocate for all dogs, is pleased to announce the introduction of two new entry level agility classes, ACT 1 and ACT 2 (Agility Course Test). The classes provide shorter courses with basic obstacles that are appropriate for dogs beginning in the sport. ACT is […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/the-american-kennel-club-introduces-new-entry-level-agility-classes-1/ | May 17, 2016

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