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.



Officer and board positions for 2021 are:

  • President: Dick Rueter
  • Vice-President: Scott Jacobsen
  • Secretary: Peggy Gerold
  • Treasurer: Duane Pulford
  • Board: Paul Hussa, Vicki Barker, Larry Mackai

Minneapolis Kennel Club meetings will be held via Zoom until the Richfield Community Center reinstates room bookings. Directions will be emailed to members prior to meeting dates. As the Board makes decisions going forward, information will be posted online and sent to members. Stay safe!

As we are staying at home, here are some online resources to explore:


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