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The AKC Booth

(Above) AKC Staff at the Kentuckiana Cluster Booth.
(Above) New Yorkers crowd around the AKC Booth at Westminster Kennel Club Show.
(Above) Booth staff is comprised of qualified AKC employees who offer a wide range of support for booth visitors, the general public and the fancy alike.
(Above) The Booth offers support to CGC Evaluators promoting the testing, accepting Certificate applications and offering CGC Products for new CGC recipients.

The AKC Booth makes appearances throughout the country, servicing a large geographical area while reaching varied sizes of events and types of venues. The Booth provides visitors with a large selection of brochures, rulebooks, crucial alerts and responsible dog ownership educational material. Annually the booth hosts over 160,000 visitors, ranging from the general public in the US and the UK to the most seasoned dog fancier of many nationalities.

At all events booth staff promotes AKC registration, responsible dog ownership, children's education and information about legislative issues affecting the welfare of dogs and the fancy. Also, the booth staff supports local clubs, teachers, and veterinarians who visit the booth by providing information and materials to support their education efforts.

Other booth activities:

  • Dog Show Tours — The booth is the beginning or the conclusion for local dog show tours.
  • Kids' Tours — Tours and kid-friendly materials are offered to children attending local shows.
  • Government Relations and Public Education Presentations — Staff from these departments share important updates about new AKC education and legislation materials and local and state legislation that may impact dog owners.
  • AKC Publications Subscription Specials, VISA Enrollment, CGC Specials, etc.