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.


All Breed Show:

The MKC Annual All-breed Show was held this past weekend at Canterbury Park. On Saturday Best in Show was awarded to Bouvier des Flandres GCh Margauxs Va Voom. On Sunday Best in Show was awarded to the Australian Terrier GCh Dunham Lake Unanimous Decision.

Thank you to exhibitors, judges, vendors, stewards and the hard-working show committee for a successful show in a lovely new facility.

Great pre-show publicity once again. Thank you, M A Rosko.

Upcoming Events:

Mark your calendars: MKC's Annual Meeting and Holiday Party will be on Tuesday, December 9, at the Fort Snelling Officer's Club. Dinner will be served at 7:30; appetizers and a cash bar will begin at 6:30. The cost for MKC members is $20 and for guests $25. All members should have received information about the holiday party. If you did not, please contact Florence Brown. RSVP no later than December 2 to Florence Brown.


Nominations for the 2015 Board:

  • President: Larry Mackai
  • Vice-President: Scott Jacobsen
  • Secretary: Peggy Gerold
  • Treasurer: Marilyn Cathcart
  • Board Members: Ralph Hogancamp, Paul Hussa, Dick Rueter

2015 dues ($10 a member) can be sent to Marilyn Cathcart, MKC Treasurer, at any time.


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