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.



Vendor contact for the Minneapolis Kennel Club's Annual Conformation Show is Dick Rueter (612-280-4186; dick.rueter49@usinternet.com). Show dates are November 23 and 24, 2019.

Upcoming Events:

MKC participates in Responsible Dog Ownership Day which will be held on September 7 from 10:00 AM till 2:00 PM at the Washington County Fairgrounds, 12300 North 40th Street, Lake Elmo. RDOD features a wealth of dog-related activities: Meet the Breeds, demonstrations of activities for dogs, handling classes, a low-cost microchip clinic, free CGC and Tricks testing and a practice dog show. There will be a free sanctioned B match (entries taken till 11:30; match at noon). Details are available at www.Facebook.com/RDOCmn or by emailing RDOD@scvkc.com (place RDOD in subject line).

MKC's next meeting is September 17, 2019 starting at 7:30p.m. Location: Richfield Community Center, 7000 Nicollet Avenue, Richfield.


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