Minneapolis Kennel Club


About the Minneapolis Kennel Club

 Founded in 1933, the Minneapolis Kennel Club is one of the oldest kennel clubs in Minnesota. Its mission is to further the advancement of all breeds of purebred dogs, to advance the interests of dog shows and obedience trials, and to encourage sportsmanship at such events.

The Minneapolis Kennel Club conducts educational meetings and seminars , sanctioned matches,an annual all-breed dog show and an obedience trial. The club is an active donor to the purebred dog community.



September MKC Meeting: September 18 at 7:30 pm. Location is Richfield Community Center, 7000 Nicollet Avenue South, Richfield.

Responsible Dog Ownership Day And Free AKC Sanctioned Match:

Please join us for the 10th annual Minnesota Responsible Dog Ownership Day on SEPTEMBER 8, 2018 from 10 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at the Washington County Fairgrounds, Lake Elmo. Free admission; free parking.

Dog owners and enthusiasts of all ages are invited to learn the responsibilities of dog ownership and enhance their relationships with their pets during Minnesota Responsible Dog Ownership Day. Dogs and their owners can participate in conformation, obedience, rally, agility, meet the breed, trick demonstrations, meet the groomer, carting and tracking. Spectators with their well-behaved dogs on leash, with proof of rabies vaccinations, are welcome.

  • The Washington County Sheriff's Department K-9 Unit will be giving a demonstration at Noon.
  • LOW COST Microchip clinic ($25 per dog, including registration). A $5 donation will be made to the Three-Day Breast
  • Cancer Walk for each chip sold.
  • FREE AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) testing and AKC Trick Evaluation. Limited number of spaces available. NOTE: There will be a CGCA test as long as there is enough interest to make the group. Please keep checking back for sign up and time information.
  • Representatives from Paws for Friendship will be present to talk with interested therapy teams.
  • FREE AKC sanctioned B match (practice dog show). The event will culminate with a practice dog show that is open to all AKC recognized breeds, including Miscellaneous and Foundation Stock Services classes. All American dogs are welcome to participate in the obedience and rally match classes.
ADDITIONAL DETAILS AVAILABLE AT: http://www.scvkc.com/rdod/


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