Posts with tag Peggy Wampold


Highlighting the Northeast Junior Handler of the Year and Regional Competitions

I knew that I was not the only one pushing for the future of our sport to have recognition at every show, and I am glad to report that some clubs and events go the extra mile – with the help of everyone involved – to show juniors that they are indeed an important factor… read more

Kip Kopatch is just one of many fanciers who take their dogs, in this case an armful of Japanese Chins, from around New England for the Meet the Breeds Showcase. From Rhode Island, Kip has participated every year since the very first.

Fanciers Do Good Work in Connecticut

Twenty years ago, the South Windsor Kennel Club began holding a Meet the Breeds event in Hartford, Conn., in hopes that it would help the general public learn a little something about purebred dogs. On October 21 and 22, 2012, more than 30,000 people attended what is now the Connecticut Pet Expo, and local AKC… read more