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AKC GR Resources: Wow, Can I Get a Copy of That?

By Patty Van Sicklen, AKC Legislative Analyst That was a frequent question by visitors to the AKC Government Relations booth at the 2014 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship in Orlando, Florida. We’re glad you asked!  The AKC Government Relations (GR) department provides

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2015 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Judging Panel Now Available

The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) is pleased to announce the judging panel for the 15th Annual AKC/Eukanuba National Championship to be held in Orlando, Fla. on Saturday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015. Check to see who’s judging your

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A New National Champion!

Congratulations to new National Champion dog “Charlie” and all the winners at the 2014 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship! The Skye Terrier topped a record entry of more than 4,100 dogs competing at the show December 13–14 in Orlando, Florida. The weekend

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Posted in AKC, AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, American Kennel Club, dog show, dog showing, dog shows, Dog Sports, Rare breeds

AKC/Eukanuba Flashback: The Incomparable Miss Dorothy Nickles

AKC Gazette, “Times Past”—In December 2001 at the first AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, a self-described “little gal from Texas,” Miss Dorothy Nickles, put up the happy-go-lucky Bichon Frise named JR in her Best in Show ring. Miss Nickles was among the

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AKC/Eukanuba Flashback: Mick, Stallion on a Lead

AKC Gazette, “Times Past” —We take a fond glance back 12 years, when Kerry Blue Terrier Ch. Torums Scarf Michael went Best in Show under Connie Barton at the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship. Here’s a thumbnail portrait of the mighty Mick.

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AKC/Eukanuba Flashback: Knotty’s Triumph and Tragedy

AKC Gazette, “Times Past”—“He floats around a show ring with his feet lightly skimming the ground. His tail arches slightly over his back and sways like a homecoming queen’s well practiced wave. His coat glistens and his skin jiggles. He

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AKC Breeder-2-Breeder Seminar

If you’ll be in Orlando this December for the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, we hope you’ll join us at the AKC Breeder-2-Breeder seminar. Email [email protected] to reserve your FREE spot. Open to breeders, exhibitors and judges.    

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