AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day

Sunday, September 25, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Mirabeau Point Park

13500 Mirabeau Pkwy
Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Well mannered dogs on leash are always welcomed!

Hosted by:

American Kennel Club


Sponsored by:

Numerica Credit Union

AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day

Microchip Clinic - Local shelters offering licensing, vaccinations & microchips.

Local Rescues & Local Shelters - Many area non profit rescues, Spokane Humane Society, SCRAPS, SpokAnimal will be on site with adoption information.

Meet the Breeds - Meet many of the 170 different AKC breeds repre-sented by the areas breed clubs.

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test by CDA Dog Fanciers - This 10-step cost $5.00. This test is certification proving that your dog is a well – mannered citizen.

Demonstrations - City of Spokane Police Dept. demonstrations. Rally, Agility and Obedience demonstrations by Spokane Dog Training Club, Lilac City Dog Training and Sunara Dog Training. A crowd favorite Lure Cours-ing by Gazehound Fanciers of Spokane and a new dog sport Trieball .

Child Safety - Lilac City Dog Training Club offering a Safety Course for all ages of children. Certificates and prizes with completion.

Blessing of the Animals - Blessings performed by Spokane Faith & Values and Interfaith Council.

Pet oriented businesses and non profits - Support and shop at your local business and non profits for all your pets needs.

The American Kennel Club is committed to helping dog owners raise happy, healthy dogs that can be kept for the pet’s entire lifetime. Among companion animals, dogs are unmatched in their devotion, loyalty and friendship, but own-ing a dog is a responsibility as well as a privilege.

Event Schedule

Times are approximate

8:30 a.m. Disc Dog Registration
Registration open to the public
For more information call 509-995-5458


9:00 a.m. Disc Dog Competition
Competition open to the public
For more information call 509-995-5458
dog Freebie Disc Dog

11:00 a.m. Agility Demonstration by area training clubs

11:45 a.m. Police and K9 Demonstration by Spokane Police Department

12:00 a.m. Police and K9 Presentation

12:15 p.m. Lure Coursing Demonstration by Gazehound Fanciers of Spokane

12:45 p.m.
Pawpular Companions Dog and Owner Look Alike
Preview Owner and Pet Contests - Meadow Festival Stage

Paradise Pet Costume Contest
Preview Owner and pet contestant (Meadow Festival Stage)

1:00 p.m. Adoption Parade - Participating rescues and shelters show off what pet are availble to take home that day.

Meet the Breed by Spokane Kennel Club & participating breed clubs

1:45 p.m.
Paradise Pet Costume Contest - Final Contestant Awared Prize Owner and pet contestant (Meadow Festival Stage)

Pawpular Companions -
Final Contestant Awared Prize - Meadow Festival Stage

Paradise Costume Contest - Final Owner and pet contestant (Meadow Stage)

2:00 p.m. Triball and obedience Demonstrations

3:00 p.m. Child Safety Course by Lilac City Dog Training Club

3:30 p.m. Weinter Doggie Races - sponsored by Little Long Dogs Dachshud Rescue

2016 Sponsors

We thank our Sponsors for supporting the Spokane Valley community!


Title Sponsor

Valley Hospital Rockwood Health Systems



Main Sponsors

Inland Empire Paper City of Spokane Valley Modern Electric Spokane Transit
Inlander Spokane Valley Mall Washington Trust Bank



Participating Sponsors

Numereica Credit Union Pinecroft Business Park Spokane Valley Partners
Sunshine Disposal & Recycling Umpqua Bank Waste Management



Supporting Sponsors

Spokane International Airport Fleet Feet

Partner Sponsors

Banner Bank, Cabela’s, Dishman Dodge, Fred Meyer, Spokane Parks Foundation

Event Day Sponsors

Avista, KIND Snacks, Yoke’s

Special Appreciation

SCOPE, Spokane Valley Parks and Recreation, Inland Empire Paper Company, Spokesman Review, and Exploring Families.

To become a 2017 Sponsor, visit the Sponsorship Opportunities Page for details.