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2015 Club Meeting Schedule - Each Third Tuesday at 7:00 pm

Meeting Locations:  UT= Vet School,  ER= West Knoville ER Clinic 152  Location details

Jan 20 - ER Feb 17 - None Mar 17 - ER Apr 21 - UT May 19 - UT Jun 16 - Picnic @ Hodges
Jul 21 - UT Aug 18 - Hush Puppys Sep 15 - UT Oct 20 - ER Nov 17 - ER Dec 29 - Party


Program for AUGUST 18 at 7 PM:  Don't miss this meeting at Hush Puppy's K9 Center, 9752 Parkside Dr. Knoxville, TN 37922

hpJust off Parkside Drive near Ted Russell Ford and BEHIND
RURAL METRO STATION        
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Bring your dogs! Plenty of room, lots of fun!

  1. Short program highlighting the many uses of the K9 Center in its first year and plans for the future;
  2. Meeting as usual;

  3. Refreshments provided by Hush Puppy's;

  4. Time to explore a few activities (rally, agility, Fit Paws, nosework)

    Minutes from previous meetings.

Board Meeting  

The next board meeting to be scheduled later.  Minutes from previous board meetings.

Welcome NEW MEMBERS

Ray and Judy Laureano with Goldens.  "We have been in the sport of dogs 33 years starting with obedience with our first dog, a mini poodle.  We have been into Goldens since 1982, had the top winning Golden, and now breed two litters a year. We have experienced all the heartache and all the joys of breeding and showing dogs.  We would like to be a part of a dog club again. We currently participate in conformation.  We would like to participate in:  Obedience, Rally, Agility, Field Trials, Hunt Tests, CGC, Dock Dogs, Therapy.  We would like to contribute to the club as:  Board, Show Committee, Judges Selection Committee, Show Trophies Committee, Obedience/Rally Committee, Budget/Audit Committee, Nominating Committee, Hospitality Coordinator, Membership Coordinator, Public Education Coordinator, Club Awards, Volunteer Coordinator."

Pat Wilkins from Crossville, TN.  She has a Border Collie and two mixed breeds.  Her competition interests are:  Agility and Flyball.

Gail Schroth from Crossville, TN.  Breed:  Puli.  Competition Interest:  Conformation, Rally, and Agility.  "I am new to the area and am looking for a group for learning, training, and sharing information.  I currently compete in conformation, rally, and agility.  I would like to participate and learn more about obedience and herding. I would like to participate in the agility trial committee and obedience/rally committee."

Maria Sheshina and Andreay Nechvidov from West Knoxville.  Their breed is: BULL TERRIER.  They are interested in learning more about: conformation, obedience agility, working dog sport.  They would like to learn about how to become a breeder.  They are interested in participating in: show committee, show trophies committee, program coordinator, publicity/media corridinator, public education coordinator, or club awards coordinator.

aNNUAL AWARDS PICNICribbon

The TVKC Annual Awards Picnic was held Tuesday June 16, 201t at the home of Pat Hodges, 2100 Queener Road, Loudon, TN 37774 Home: 865-458-0597.  The potluck food was great - special thanks to Quindon Burchi for the grilling expertise.  The fun match was enjoyed by all with lots of prizes awarded to winners of each round.  Many, many thanks to the HODGES for sharing their home.

For a list of all awards presented --> CLICK HERE  

NEW CLASSES STARTING SOON

  1. Advanced Beginner Agility 7/11/15
  2. Intermediate Obedience 7/12/15
  3. Kids and K9 Dog Sports Class starting 7/14/15
  4. Beginner Agility 7/25/15
  5. Beginner Obedience 7/25 and 7/26/15
  6. STAR Puppy Program 8/1/15
  7. Advanced Beginner Agility 8/4/15
  8. Puppy Kindergarten starting 8/10/15
  9. Novice Rally 9/5/15


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UPCOMING EVENTS
3 DAYS - ALL-BREED OBEDIENCE AND RALLY TRIALS


SEPTEMBER 11-13, 2015

CAMP JORDAN, 315 CAMP JORDAN RD, EAST RIDGE, TN 37412


Sponsored by the AUSTRALIAN TERRIER CLUB OF AMERICA, JUDGES JON AND CAROL METT

TRIALS WILL BE HELD OUTDOORS on GRASS, NO ADVANCE RESERVATION REQUIRED FOR RV PARKING

FOR INFORMATION CONTACT ANN ROACHE  earoache@aol.com   Superintendent Jack Onofrio: www.onofrio.com

Entries close August 26, 2015

2015 show 

CLICK HERE FOR SHOW INFO

The Tennessee Valley Kennel Club will host two days of All-Breed Dog Shows and Specialty Breed Shows.  Not-to-be-missed competitions are for Best Puppy, Bred-By-Exhibitor, Best of Opposite Sex in Group, and Best in Show.

It's a perfect time to enjoy the spectacular fall colors of beautiful east Tennessee.  The public is invited.  Spectator entry is free.  On-site parking available for $8/day. The event is expected be attended by thousands of spectators from seasoned dog fanciers to local children dreaming of owning their first dog.   

SPECIAL EVENTS  - Download Flyer

MEET THE BREEDS - An educational event that is fun for the whole family!  Each breed will be presented in its own designated space, with information about its characteristics and unique attributes as a pet.  Saturday only.

MY DOG CAN DO THAT! - Don’t just watch the action at the 2014 Great Smoky Mountain Dog Show, become part of it! For the first time, the show will feature the American Kennel Club’s free attraction My Dog Can Do That!  The public is invited to try a free Agility course with their dog.    Saturday and Sunday

CANINE GOOD CITIZEN (CGC) TEST -  Can your dog pass the test?  The CGC rewards dogs who have good manners at home and in the community.    Saturday and Sunday



  CLICK HERE for the TVKC Canine Calendar of Upcoming Events.



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Tennessee Valley Kennel Club,  P.O. Box 2051,  Knoxville, Tennessee  37901-2051

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