American Kennel Club
ï¿½ Advance the study, breeding, exhibiting, running and maintenance of purebred dogs.
AKC's Core Values:
ï¿½ We love purebred dogs
ï¿½ We are committed to advancing the sport of the purebred dog
ï¿½ We are dedicated to maintaining the integrity of our Registry
ï¿½ We protect the health and well-being of all dogs
ï¿½ We cherish dogs as companions
ï¿½ We are committed to the interests of dog owners
ï¿½ We uphold high standards for the administration and operation of the AKC
ï¿½ We recognize the critical importance of our clubs and volunteers
Canine Health Information Center
The site also provides links to Health Clinics around the country.
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals
The OFA is guided by the following four specific objectives: