Meet 2016's Most Popular Breed
The Labrador Retriever
The Lab comes in at #1 for the 26th consecutive year.
2016 Accomplishments
The Year In Review
AKC President & CEO, Dennis Sprung, gives an overview of 2016 activities and successes.
A New Standard in Dog Care
AKC Canine Retreat
Flagship dog care center now open on West 57th St. in New York City
AKC Marketplace
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  • Rally

    Brazos Valley Kennel Club

    March 18
  • Field Trials

    Amelia County Beagle Club

    March 24
  • Agility

    York County Dog Training Club

    April 1
  • Tracking

    Springfield MO Dog Training Club, Inc.

    April 2

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