Posts with tag AKC Board of Directors

As the World Turns… AKC to Elect New Board of Governors

If you are like most dog people you probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about how the dog world — our world — is governed. Almost all of us are just too busy with our own dogs, planning the next litter or going to dog shows, to have much time left over for… read more


Willie Nelson Lends Voice to Support American Kennel Club

Fanciers who breed and show dogs for AKC conformation dog shows know that over the past decade their motives, and sometimes their morality, have been brought into question. The animal rights extremists have created an effective campaign that paints even the most responsible hobby breeders as egomaniacs who breed unhealthy dogs that take homes away… read more


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: March 13, 2012 Contact: AKC Communications Phone: 212-696-8228 Email: AKC ANNOUNCES BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTION RESULTS — Patricia M. Cruz, William J. Feeney, & Thomas S. Powers Elected — New York, NY – At the Annual Meeting of the American Kennel Club on March 13, 2012, the AKC Board of Directors… read more

Seven Vie for Three Seats on AKC Board

American Kennel Club delegates will meet on March 13, 2012, in New York to vote for three of seven candidates to fill openings on the AKC Board of Directors, resulting from the departure of Thomas M. Davies, D.V.M., of the Springfield Kennel Club, Walter F. Goodman of the Skye Terrier Club of America and Chairman… read more