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 chipping clinics, 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.


Upcoming Events:

MKC is participating in the sixth annual Minnesota Responsible Dog Ownership Dayat the Washington County Fairgrounds on September 6, 2014.

On July 15, MKC will have its regular meeting at Richfield Community Center beginning at 7:30 PM.

New Members:

  • Rita and Roland Raeker, Rottweilers, have rejoined the Club.
  • Kari Ditty, Cairns, is a new member.
Welcome! And thanks for choosing MKC!

Past Events:

Show publicity:Thank you, Star Tribune, for a wonderful article featuring an accomplished junior handler who will be exhibiting at this weekend's shows.

MKC's 80th Annual Show was featured by M.A. Rosko on Fox 9 Friday morning.

Ralph Hogancamp, show chair, was interviewed on the Katie K9 radio talk show.

The AKC Representative posted many shots of the Annual Conformation Show on the AKC web site.


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