AKC Breed of the Day
Wirehaired Vizsla
They possess an excellent nose for hunting feather and fur on land and in water.
It's National Dog Week!
AKC Shop
Shop for products to help you bond with your dog.
Tips and Tricks
Responsible Dog Ownership Month
Find out how to be the best dog owner you can be.
AKC Events
Obedience showcase dogs that have been trained and conditioned to behave well at home, in public places, and in the presence of other dogs.
Traveling With Your Dog
Training Tips
These tips will help ensure that you and your dog have an enjoyable and worry-free vacation.

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  • Conformation

    American Bloodhound Club

    September 2
  • Agility

    Peoria Obedience Training Club

    September 8
  • Herding Trials and Tests

    Susque-Nango Kennel Club, Inc.

    September 9 - 10
  • Lure Coursing Tests

    Desert Fun Bunch Sighthound Club

    September 23 - 24