American Kennel Club, Inc.

  • NY


260 Madison Avenue
New York
United States

About Us

The American Kennel Club, Inc. (AKC) is dedicated to advancing the understanding, benefits and care of all dogs. Founded in 1884 as a registry promoting the sport of purebred dogs and responsible breeding for type and function, the AKC and its affiliated organizations also work to advance canine health and well-being, protect the rights of all dog owners and support pet-related initiatives across the country. Its programs promote responsible dog ownership, encourage owners to make educated decisions and strive for all dogs to enjoy lifetime homes.