North Arkansas Kennel Club Inc.
Serving the north central Arkansas region.

  • All-Breed Dog Shows

NAKC is a non-profit organization of dog owners, breeders, and exhibitors, devoted to the advancement and welfare of purebred dogs and the sport of dogs. NAKC is concerned with good breeding practices, proper care of dogs and maintenance of purebred dogs. We promote educational programs through schools, training classes, shows, trials and other club activities. NAKC members actively show their dogs in conformation, obedience, agility, and other AKC events such as herding and field trials.

Obedience & Rally
Matches, Workshops & Seminars
Club Members Dinners & Activities
Community Outreach Programs & Activities


Quick News

Meeting Reminder

June 23th General Meeting

A message from our president to NAKC Members and Friends Sorry, our speaker for Hav-A-Heart Pet Shelter in Yellville, Marion County will not be able to make it to our meeting on Thursday. We will be having a vote on some changes to our by-Laws. so we need a quorum of voting members to get […]

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Trophy Donations & Vendors for the Ozark Mountain Classic – Nov 2016

November 10-13, 2016 Ozark Mountain Classic – 4 Days of Shows NAKC Shows are November 10 & 11 (Thursday & Friday), 2016 I am the vendor chair for the show cluster, so if you have any vendors that might be interested let me know. Last year’s vendors will be re-invited first, and then we will […]

Volunteers Needed

Ring Stewards Needed for July Obedience Trials

Ring stewards are needed for the July 29-31 Obedience Trial in Mountain Home, Arkansas. We will need eight people for each of the three days (even more volunteers if individuals cannot work the entire day). No heavy lifting required! Will train on site! If competing yourself, I can work around your schedule! Earn free raffle tickets! […]


Raffle Donations – July Obedience Trials

Raffle donations are needed for the July 29-31 Obedience & Rally Trials in Mountain Home. A variety of items attract the most ticket purchases. From single large items (crates, beds, etc.) to groups of smaller items (treats/toys, grooming supplies, training items, etc.). You can even bring just a few small items that can be combined […]


July 29-31, 2016 Obedience & Rally Trials Premium List & Entry Forms

Our premium list for the upcoming July Obedience and Rally trials in Mountain Home is now available for viewing. Location: Baxter County Fairgrounds, 1507 Fairgrounds Drive, Mountain Home, AR 72653. Please download and print out the entry forms and trial information. Lisa Thompson, our trial chair, made up these special trophies to be awarded at our upcoming […]


July 2016 Handling Seminar

NAKC is proud to present: Norma Smith’s Handling Seminars “Learn to Show Dogs Like a Professional” July 9 & 10th, 2016 Currently only 8 Working Spots are left – Sign up soon! Unlimited Audit Spots Fix what is not working; achieve the results of a professional handler in the show ring based on the George Alston Method […]


Obedience Training – Cotter, AR

We have secured a place to train until we can get something better.  It is the tennis courts by the Warrior old gym in Cotter (412 Powell – tennis courts are east of the gym between Powell & Dalton).  Take Main Street through Cotter and just off 5th Street.  It is fenced so secure, however, will […]


Member’s Latest Brags


C.J. Foster June Brag

Showcase Snicker’s Sensation aka Sadie entered her first UKC rally trial last weekend and came home with Rally Obedience Level 1 (RO1) title. The first trial, we qualified and placed third. The second trial, we did much better and took first place with a 95. Third trial, we didn’t place but we qualified with an […]


Arlene Myslinski June Brag

Cassidy Gran Lago finished her Novice Barnhunt title at Ozark Mischief Barnhunt Trial in Springfield, MO, the weekend of June 4 and 5, 2016. Cassidy got two firsts and a third, and also got a leg in the next level, Open. She got two high in class awards, Slowest Terrier in Novice, and I got […]


Lynda Dudek June Brag

Barney and I attended the Ozark Mischief Barn Hunt on June 4th and 5th in Springfield. His head was not in the hunt for the first three trials. We did some practicing on tunnels between trials with chairs and cheese. You have to love what cheese will get them to do. The fourth trial he found […]


Patti Mole June Brags

At our 2016 National Specialty held in South Sioux Nebraska my 17 Month old Puppy won BPIS! Last year at the 2015 National Specialty she won BOS in 4-6 month old class. Can’t wait for the 2017 Speciality in Ashville, NC !!! CH I’cons Lakota de L’Aurore Rat-N P.S. her mom was #1 Top Dam […]


Janice Johnson June Brags

JoJo attended the Ozarks Mischief Barn Hunt in Springfield this past weekend, June 4 & 5 and she completed her Rat Instinct the first time in, along with her Rat Novice title. We missed the first try because I “bowled” her in trying to get a tunnel, so handler error on that one. She took […]


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