AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Come, Sit, Stay... Enjoy!

All leashed and vaccinated dogs are welcome to come and check out the American Kennel Club's Responsible Dog Ownership Day.

date & Time

Saturday, Sept. 28
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


North Carolina State Fairgrounds
Holshouser Building
1025 Blue Ridge Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27607


Admission is FREE! And there's lots to do:

  • Meet many different AKC breeds.
  • Try beginning agility equipment with the help of trainers at My Dog Can Do That! 
  • Microchip your pet for $10 under the big white tent. 
  • Take your dog through the 10-0step AKC Canine Good Cititzen test.
  • Watch action-packed dog demonstrations.
  • Enjoy other family-friendly activities including a raffle, games for kids and facepainting. 
  • Meet many of your local kennel clubs as well as rescue groups.
  • Receive a free dog goodie bag!
  • Pick up a treat or toy for your dog at one of the many vendors.
  • Join in on a fit walk with your dog and earn an AKC Fit Dog.
  • And - of course - earn a Y Guides Patch! 

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