Welcome To the Moore County Kennel Club

Mission:

Moore County Kennel Club (MCKC) is a non-profit corporation located in Pinehurst, North Carolina for the purpose of protecting and advancing the interests of pure bred dogs. As an all-breed dog club licensed by the American Kennel Club, MCKC sponsors dog shows and other related canine events under the rules and regulations of the AKC. 

Activities:

Acknowledging the diversity of the dog, MCKC sponsors  two all-breed dog shows each September, several days of agility trials throughout the year, a puppy match in March, and rally and obedience events.

Meetings:

The Club meets at Table on the Green, Midland County Club, Pinehurst, NC , at 7 PM on the first Tuesday of each month except July and December.  Before the meeting, members and guests gather for a 6 PM social dinner.   Guests are always welcome. The club meets in July for a summer picnic and in December for a holiday dinner.

Community Service:

Some of the philanthropic activities for which the Club provides financial support include:

· MIRA USA: Guide dogs for blind children

· Spay and Neuter Clinic of the Sandhills: providing affordable Spay/Neuter services to those animal shelters and individuals in need

· Military War Dogs:  Providing training aids to our service dogs

· Scholarships for Veterinary students and Veterinary  technicians at NC State University and Central Carolina Community College respectively

· Disaster Relief through the auspices of the AKC.

· Take The Lead: a support foundation for individuals in the sport of pure bred dogs who are suffering life-threatening or terminal illness.

· Pet Responsibility Education of 4th Graders in Moore County, NC

· North Carolina Federation of Dog Clubs: supporting lobbyist activities related to canine interests in state legislation.

· Annual MCKC Benefit Golf Tournament to support our local scholarships

Premium List
June 6-8: MCKC All Breed
Agility Trials
Bon-Clyde Learning Center
Sanford, NC

CALENDAR - 2014

March 29: K9 Nose Work Workshop, Village Assembly Hall, Pinehurst, NC. Reservations Required.


April 1: Monthly Meeting at Table on the Green, Midland Country Club - Board meets at 5 PM, Dinner at 6 PM, Club Meeting at 7 PM


May 6: Monthly Meeting at Table on the Green, Midland Country Club - Board meets at 5 PM, Dinner at 6 PM, Club Meeting at 7


June 3: Monthly Meeting at Table on the Green, Midland Country Club - Board meets at 5 PM, Dinner at 6 PM, Club Meeting at 7


June 6-8: Agility Trials at Bon Clyde Training Center, Sanford, NC


July 1: Annual Picnic/Potluck, Canon Park, Pinehurst


August 5:  Monthly Meeting at Table on the Green, Midland Country Club - Board meets at 5 PM, Dinner at 6 PM, Club Meeting at 7


September 2: Monthly Meeting at Table on the Green, Midland Country Club - Board meets at 5 PM, Dinner at 6 PM, Club Meeting at 7


September 13 & 14: MCKC All Breed Dog Show, Pinehurst Harness Track

October 7:  Monthly Meeting at Table on the Green, Midland Country Club - Board meets at 5 PM, Dinner at 6 PM, Club Meeting at 7


Oct 24-26: Agility Trials at Bon Clyde Training Center, Sanford, NC


November 4: Monthly Meeting at Table on the Green, Midland Country Club - Board meets at 5 PM, Dinner at 6 PM, Club Meeting at 7


December 2: Holiday Party - Location TBA

MACH George, Norwich Terrier, On Course, Coming out of Tunnel