The AKC Announces Conformation Puppy of Achievement Program Enhancements
The American Kennel Club is pleased to announce enhancements to the conformation Puppy of Achievement (POA) program.  After a successful pilot program in 2017-2018, the Board of Directors decided to accept the recommendation of staff to continue and enhance the POA program.  A survey conducted at the end of the pilot program showed there was […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/akc-announces-conformation-puppy-achievement-program-enhancements/ | April 30, 2019
American Kennel Club Crowns Winners of First Ever AKC Agility Premier Cup Presented by EEM
The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world's largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, is pleased to announce the winners of the first ever AKC Agility Premier Cup Presented by EEM which was held in conjunction with the Longines Masters of New York at NYCB Live at the newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/american-kennel-club-crowns-winners-first-ever-akc-agility-premier-cup-presented-eem/ | April 26, 2019
The American Kennel Club Announces 2019 Junior Scholarship Recipients
The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world's largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, is pleased to announce that twenty-three exceptional students from 14 states have been awarded the American Kennel Club (AKC®) Junior Scholarship for 2019.  The scholarships are offered to high school and college students and range from $1,000 to $2,000. […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/american-kennel-club-announces-2019-junior-scholarship-recipients/ | April 15, 2019
The AKC and Royal Canin Announce Renewal of Multi-Year Agreement to Sponsor the Nation’s Largest Canine Event
Sponsorship to include new content series: “The Road to The National Championship” The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest purebred dog registry, and Royal Canin, a leading global pet food company specializing in breed-health nutrition, are pleased to announce the renewal of a multi-year agreement for Royal Canin to continue as the presenting sponsor of […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/akc-royal-canin-announce-renewal-multi-year-agreement-sponsor-nations-largest-canine-event/ | April 12, 2019
Election of AKC Executive Officers
The American Kennel Club is pleased to announce the results of the annual election of officers, held in accordance with The Charter and Bylaws of the American Kennel Club. At the April 2019 Board of Directors Meeting, the Executive Officers were reelected to the following positions: • Dennis B. Sprung- President and Chief Executive Officer […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/election-akc-executive-officers/ | April 10, 2019
American Kennel Club Launches AKC B.A.R.K. Program to Get Kids Excited About Reading
The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest dog registry, leading industry authority and advocate for dogs, is pleased to announce the launch of the AKC B.A.R.K Program. The AKC B.A.R.K (Be A Reading Kid) Program is a program designed to get children excited about reading. The goal of the AKC B.A.R.K Program is to […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/american-kennel-club-launches-akc-b-r-k-program-get-kids-excited-reading/ | April 4, 2019
Labrador Retriever Tops the Popularity Charts for the 28th Year
- German Shorthaired Pointer Continues its Ascent Up the List - The Labrador Retriever once again breaks records! The American Kennel Club (AKC®) announced at a press conference today at the AKC Museum of the Dog that the loveable Lab remains the number one most popular breed in the United States. Additionally, AKC registration continues […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/labrador-retriever-tops-popularity-charts-28th-year/ | March 20, 2019
American Kennel Club Crowns New National Champions in Agility, Obedience and Rally
The top dogs in the nation were crowned from an overall combined entry of more than 1,800 dogs this past weekend at the AKC National Agility Championship, AKC Preferred National Agility Championship, AKC National Obedience Championship and AKC Rally National Championship. Competitions were held March 15-17th, 2019 at the Built Ford Tough Livestock Complex and […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/american-kennel-club-crowns-new-national-champions-agility-obedience-rally/ | March 19, 2019
Sully the Service Dog Honored with 2019 AKC Paw of Courage
-The late President George H.W. Bush’s Service Dog Honored by American Kennel Club- The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, is proud to honor the late President George H.W. Bush’s service dog, Sully, as the recipient of the 2019 AKC Paw of CourageSM award. This award […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/sully-service-dog-honored-2019-akc-paw-courage/ | March 13, 2019
The American Kennel Club Announces ‘AKC Fit Dog’ Clubs
Popular program to include clubs who run fitness programs The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest dog registry and leading advocate for dogs and their owners, announces an expansion of its FIT DOG program by recognizing clubs and organizations that provide canine fitness classes and organized canine walks as AKC FIT DOG clubs. Last […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/american-kennel-club-announces-akc-fit-dog-clubs/ | February 25, 2019

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