AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day2018-07-19T11:17:56+00:00

AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day at Valleyfest

Sunday, September 23
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m
Mirabeau Point Park

Park Location:
13500 Mirabeau Pkwy
Spokane Valley, WA 99216

All responsible dogs on leashes are welcomed. Clean up after your dog while visiting Valleyfest and public places.  THANK YOU!

Hosted by: Spokane American Kennel Club

All responsible dogs on leashes are welcomed. Clean up after your dog while visiting Valleyfest and public places. THANK YOU!

Hosted by: Spokane Kennel Club

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. Owning a dog is a responsibility as well as a privilege!

What will be there?
Local Rescues & Local Shelters
Great pet oriented businesses
Child Safety Course
Nonprofit business and organizations
Demonstrations by local dog training clubs
K9 Demonstrations
GAMES to play and PRIZES to win
Something for everyone and every dog!

AKC “Meet the Breeds” – Meet many of the 170 different AKC breeds represented by local breed and obedience clubs.

AKC “Canine Good Citizen Test” – This 10-step test costs $5.00. This test is certification proving that your dog is a well-mannered citizen.

Pet oriented businesses and nonprofits – Support and shop at your local business and nonprofits for all your pet’s needs.

Event Schedule

8:30 a.m. Disc Dog Registration
Registration open to the public

9:00 a.m. Disc Dog Competition
Competition open to the public

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

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

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

12:45 p.m. Games for the public and their dogs “What can your dog do?

1:15 p.m.  Adoption Parade – Participating rescues and shelters show off what pet are available to take home that day.

1:30 p.m. Meet the Breed by Spokane Kennel Club & participating breed clubs

2:00 p.m. More challenging games for the public and their dogs “How Smart is your Dog?”

2:30 p.m. “Tribball” New dog sport and obedience demonstrations

3:30 p.m. Finish the day with more games and surprises for the whole family

More about Responsible Dog Ownership Day please call Jacquie at 509-844-8428.