Grand Rapids Kennel Club
is an all-breed dog club, and a member of the American Kennel Club
dedicated to serving the needs of purebred dog owners by developing
positive and rewarding relationships with their dogs.
The club's goal is to protect and advance the interest of dog shows
and obedience trials and to encourage sportsmanlike competition at
such events. Grand Rapids Kennel Club also endeavors to provide
resources and additional information to the general public related
to the health and training needs of their dogs.
GRKC members are
dedicated to dogs and have an abundance of experience and knowledge
in training dogs to be companions, canine good citizens, and
successful participants in American Kennel Club events.
To further the
advancement of all breeds of purebred dogs;
To encourage and
support dog shows and obedience trials under the rules of the
American Kennel Club;
educational topics of interest to people that are fond of dogs;
responsible dog ownership, training of all dogs for competition
and Canine Good Citizenship;
To encourage sportsmanlike
competition and uphold the Code of Ethics of the club;
To advance the best interests of
the dog and dog fancier in all matters.
GRKC meetings and
other events can be found on the events calendar. Guests are welcome
at any regular club meeting.
Interested in getting a pure-bred puppy? Be an informed buyer. We
responsible breeder locator information on our website to
help you find the perfect addition to your family. Remember, a
puppy is for life.
You can also find
specific breed information here to make the right choice for your
dog's forever home.