AKC Breed of the Day
Built to cover upland fields with ease, this breed is energetic and ready to run.
AKC Events
Agility is an athletic event that requires conditioning, concentration, training, and teamwork.
Teach Your Dog These Tricks
From beginner to advanced, these tricks will be fun to learn and show off!
Tips and Tricks
Responsible Dog Ownership
Find out how to be the best dog owner you can be.
Check Your Dog for Ticks
It's tick season. Keep your dog safe and make sure to check him for ticks in these places.

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  • Conformation

    Chinese Shar-Pei Club of America, Inc.

    August 3 - 6
  • Agility

    Dog Agility Association of the Ozarks

    August 12
  • Obedience

    Great Dane Club of Greater Kansas City

    August 19
  • Herding Trials

    Great Lakes Belgian Tervuren Club

    August 27