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Change to Westminster show celebrates the everydog

...organizations have allowed mixes to compete in obedience, agility and other sports for years, and the prominent American Kennel Club - the governing body for Westminster and many other events - followed suit in 2009. It has since enrolled some...
Take the guesswork out of choosing a dog, part 2 be compatible with your lifestyle? A little research will save you and your future dog a lot of grief! The American Kennel Club divides breeds into groups based on their functions. Sporting, working, hound, terrier, herding and toy dogs...
Good dog, smart dog

...States. It gained popularity in the mid-1990s here, as the North American Dog Agility Council (NADAC), the American Kennel Club (AKC) and the United Kennel Club (UKC) sanctioned the sport. In Juneau, the Capital Kennel Club bought...
Grateful Dogs to host dog ownership day

The Grateful Dogs of Juneau will host an American Kennel Club Responsible Dog Ownership Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Nugget Mall. Several organizations will be on hand to provide...
Responsible dog makes left

Mary Opp of the American Kennel Club encourages Cuba, her five-year-old male Australian shepherd, through an agility course set up Saturday at the Nugget Mall. The event was part of National Responsible Dog Ownership Day.
Hot dogs aim for top spot Michigan when the dog was 8 weeks old. Despite her titles and rare breed - Spinones were accepted into the American Kennel Club only in September of 2000 - Breezy primarily is a pet. "She's very friendly, likes kids," McGregor said...
Neighbors mailbox

...Botelho for issuing proclamations to recognize September 8, 2007 as "Responsible Dog Ownership Day" and the American Kennel Club for organizing and sponsoring Responsible Dog Ownership Day celebrations throughout the nation. George Utermohle...
Neighbors Digest

...celebrate Responsible Dog Ownership Day JUNEAU - The Grateful Dogs of Juneau announced that it will celebrate the American Kennel Club's Responsible Dog Ownership Day with an educational event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Nugget...
Volunteer shares her pet terrier's companionship

...of 15 to 17 exercises to the satisfaction of an American Kennel Club-certified judge, who was brought to Juneau by...McLaughlin said seven other dogs were certified as both American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizens, and TDI Therapy Dogs at the...
'Tails' of athletic achievement

...Australian cattle dog Chase was tops in four Elite events and one open. She is two-thirds of the way to obtaining an American Kennel Club agility championship and is also working on NADAC points. Her handler for the last eight years has been Sherrie...


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