The AKC Education Webinar Series provides an opportunity for club members, judges, breeders, trainers and the general dog owning public to learn more about topics that are of interest to them.
Do you have an idea for a topic you would like covered as part of the AKC Education Webinar Series? Tell us about it here.
Please Note: While every effort is made to keep the date and time of a webinar once it is listed, webinars may be rescheduled due to unforeseen issues. If a webinar must be rescheduled, we strive to give registrants as much notice as possible. Thank you for your understanding.
Upcoming AKC Education Webinars
Register for Webinars Below:
Breeding Success Starts with Managing Your Brood Bitch
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 7:00pm EST
Plan early, to ensure your females are in top condition to produce a healthy litter of puppies and to protect their health and your breeding program.
Learn about issues that affect litter conception, size and puppy survival such as endometrial and vaginal microbiomes. Also learn how to use progesterone testing for accurate ovulation timing for breeding success and cesarean sections. We will also discuss options related to natural and artificial insemination.
Webinar Presenter: Reproduction Specialist Dr. Marty Greer, DVM. Brought to by AKC Breeder Relations and the generous sponsorship of Purina Pro Plan!
Register Meet AKC Staff that Participated in AKC Events as a Junior-Part 2
Monday, March 22, 2021 at 7:00pm EDT
AKC staff reflect on their experience in competing in Junior Showmanship or other AKC Events as a Junior. Select staff will be available to answer live questions and engage in discussion.
Register Puppy Training During COVID-19
Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 2:00pm EDT
Join AKC GoodDog! Helpline trainers for a webinar on at-home puppy training tips and advice during quarantine. This webinar will include a discussion with Penny Leigh, a Certified Trainer with the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers and GoodDog! Helpline program lead.
Register Research and Analysis of the American Domestic Government Working Dog Industry
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 8:00pm EDT
Sheila Goffe, Vice President, Government Relations, will discuss the work of her department. Sheila will be available to answer questions and engage in discussion.
Register Virtual Canine Breeder Excellence Seminar Track
Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 1:00pm EDT
American Kennel Club, The Theriogenology Foundation, and AKC Canine Health Foundation are pleased to bring you the virtual Canine Breeder Excellence track.
-Jamie Douglas, DVM – 2019 AKC-AKC CHF-TF Companion Animal resident and PhD student at Auburn University will discuss, “Interpreting estrous in the bitch: The stages, their hormones, her behavior, and vaginal cytology”
-Karen Von Dollen, DVM, DACT – 2016 AKC-AKC CHF-TF Companion Animal resident and associate veterinarian specializing in equine and canine reproduction in Lexington, KY “Ovulation timing in the bitch: The importance of precision”
Register Marketing and Public Relations Tips for Clubs
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 8:00pm EDT
Staff from the AKC Marketing and AKC Public Relations teams will discuss marketing and public relations tips for clubs. Staff will be available to answer questions and engage in discussion.
REGISTER Gestation and Whelping
Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 7:00pm EDT
Topics and/or presenters may change due to presenter availability and/or other unpredictable events. Registered attendees will be notified of any changes in advance.
Upcoming AKC Judges Education Webinars
Judges Education Webinar: Harrier
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 5:00pm EST
Register Judges Education Webinar: Black Russian Terrier
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 5:00pm EDT
Register Judges Education Webinar: Irish Wolfhound
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 5:00pm EDT
Register Judges Education Webinar: Kerry Blue Terrier
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 5:00pm EDT
Register Judges Education Webinar: Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 5:00pm EDT
- Previously Aired AKC Education Webinars +
- Previously Aired Judges Education Webinars +
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a webinar?
A webinar is a live, web-based video conference that connects the individual hosting the webinar to an audience. The host will deliver a live presentation at which participants may ask questions and interact with the host. Attendees will be emailed a link with directions on how to access the webinar after registering.
What types of things will I learn?
Our webinars will cover a variety of topics that will be of interest to Clubs. You may suggest a webinar topic by emailing email@example.com.
Will I be able to ask questions?
Yes. You will be able to raise your virtual hand and ask a question verbally. You may also choose to type your question to the host.
How will I know what to do when I arrive?
The first few minutes of every webinar will review how to navigate. Attendees will be shown how to raise their virtual hand, type in the chat box and respond to any live polls offered.
How much does it cost?
The AKC Education Webinar Series is offered free of charge.
How do I log in?
Once you have registered for the webinar, you will receive an email with information regarding how to access the webinar.
What if I can’t make it?
If you have registered for the webinar, a link to the recording will be emailed to you following the webinar. Additionally, links to the webinar recordings will be available under “Previously Aired Webinars.”
How long will the webinar last?
The webinar will last approximately one hour.
How do I register?
Click the button on the webinar webpage for the webinar you would like to attend.
Will I receive a reminder?
Once you have registered, you will receive an emailed reminder one week prior to the webinar, they day before and an hour before it begins.
If I sign up for one webinar, am I signed up for the entire series?
No. You must register for individual webinars.
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