Conformation Dog Shows

Conformation Dog Shows award points toward your dog’s Championship title

Obedience

Obedience training and trials help dogs learn to behave well at home and in public

AKC Rally

AKC Rally® shows off your dog’s training by mastering a course full of fun exercises

Agility

Agility demonstrates teamwork through a timed obstacle course of jumps, tunnels, and weave poles

Tracking

Tracking showcases a dog’s natural ability to locate and follow a scent

AKC Scent Work

AKC Scent Work mimics the job of working detection dogs, testing a dog’s ability to find an odor and communicate its location to the handler.

Field Events

Field Events test the innate skill and instinct of various breeds

4-6 Month Beginner Puppy

The 4-6 Month Beginner Puppy Competition introduces new exhibitors and their puppies to the dog show world

Coursing Ability Test

The Coursing Ability Test (CAT) tests a dog’s basic coursing instinct or hunting-by-sight ability

Fast CAT

Fast CAT is a straight race of 100 yards where a dog chases a lure

Earthdog

Measure your dogs’ natural aptitude and trained hunting and working behaviors

Herding

A standardized gauge by which a dog’s basic instinct and trainability are measured

Lure Coursing

A system of mechanized lures and pulleys that simulate the unpredictability of chasing live prey

Title Recognition Program

Barn Hunt, Dock Diving, Flyball, SAR, Therapy, CGC, breed specific parent club and working dog titles are recognized by AKC