2017 Events Calendar
February 14-March 25, 2017 (Saturdays)
Spokane Kennel Club AKC Conformation Handling Classes$60 for six weeks • Spokane Dog Trainer's Club, 2620 Locust, Spokane Valley
Our six week handling course concentrates on working with your dogs in a show ring style venue. We give each handler and dog a lot of personal attention. We also focus on the individual needs of each dog and handler. More Info: Janet Adams (702) 326-9051 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for handling class application.
March 26, 2017
Spokane Kennel Club AKC Sanctioned B/OB Match$10 entry fee per class, Closing date is Wednesday, March 23 • Spokane Dog Trainer's Club, 2620 Locust, Spokane Valley
This Match is for beginners and the experienced to showcase their puppies and dogs or for those who may want to learn more about dog shows. At our AKC Sanctioned B/OB match, the less experienced AKC registered dogs and puppies from ages 4 months and up and beginner handlers are encouraged to participate. Spokane Kennel Club members look forward to this event yearly as we showcase our new puppies, become embarrassed with their antics and have lots of fun. We invite other dog lovers to join us in this often hilarious show! Ribbons are awarded. More Info: Barbara Nelson (509) 328-7652.
May 26-28, 2017
Spokane Kennel Club AKC Dog Show, All-Breed Conformation and ObedienceFree Admission ($5 fee for parking) • 8 am–5 pm • Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, Spokane Valley
Featuring over a thousand dogs, this event is fun for the whole family! Top show dogs from across the country will descend upon Spokane on Memorial Day weekend to compete for the impressive title of Best in Show. First held in 1903, the Spokane Kennel Club Dog Show is one of Spokane's oldest and most prestigious sporting events. Don't miss North America's smartest canines who will be competing in the Spokane Kennel Club's Obedience trials. For additional information, contact Barbara Nelson (509) 328-7652, Show Chairman
September 24, 2017
AKC Responsible Dog Ownership DayFree Admission • 10:30 am–4:00 pm • Valleyfest, Mirabeau Point Park in the Spokane Valley
The AKC and the Spokane Kennel Club are committed to helping dog owners raise happy, healthy dogs that can be kept for the pet’s entire lifetime. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn more about your dog and celebrate the human-canine relationship with AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day! For more information, contact Jacquie Witham.
•Meet many different AKC Breeds and groups
•Take your dog through the 10-step AKC Canine Good Citizen Test cost is $5. This test is certification proving that your dog is a well-manned, member of the community.
•Microchip and vaccination clinic
•Watch action packed demonstrations: Agility, Flyball, Lure Coursing and Obedience by Spokane Kennel Club, Spokane Dog Training Club and Lilac City Dog Training Club.
•Spokane Skyhounds Disc Competition. For more information call John at 509-995-5458.
•Free Children Activities including a Child Safety Course offered by Lilac City Dog Training Club.
•Julia’s Jungle, Spokane Humane Society, SCRAPS & SpokAnimal will be on site with adoptions.
•Blessing of the Animals
•Meet the area's breed clubs, rescue groups and pet-oriented businesses.