Alaskan Klee Kai Road to AKC

Linda Spurlin, Breed Developer Initiative


PHASE THREE - Work In Progress

Form and grow a strong national breed club.

  • Create educational website to share information with the public.

    • About AKKCOA homepage and contact information.

    • The Breed information, standard, health and medical

    • FSS to AKC steps, regulations, registration forms (***Bulk program in progress)

    • Breed history text, development, photos, videos, memory lane, in the news

    • Photos of AKK Performance, Activities, Member Activities

    • Kids Korner puppy photos and info, safety guides, safety videos, coloring pages

    • Membership (*** process in progress)

    • Resources for education, links, AKKNR, Pedigree DB, Training tips

    • Members forum

  • Analyze AKC, Federal, State, and Local requirements and regulations beneficial to club now and in the future.

    • Incorporation Requirements

    • Licensing Requirements

    • Non Profit Requirements

    • Tax Exampt Requirements

    • Create Constitution and Bylaws, memberships, meetings, process, BOD, etc.

  • Obtain Club bank account(s) to process financial requirements​

  • Form some active committees like health, membership, etc​

  • Document Club History

  • Club membership list designating club member involvement

  • Minutes of annual meetings and board meetings for a minimum of two years, including financial information

  • List of events conducted or in which the breed has participated

  • Demonstration that members are actively involved as breeders, determined by increase in dogs and litters enrolled in AKC Foundation Stock Service.

  • Members are actively competing in the AKC Events in which the breed is eligible as well as participation at AKC Meet The Breeds, Responsible Dog Ownership Day Events or other opportunities to educate the public about the breed.  Members are encouraged to join an All-Breed Club.

  • Publish quarterly newsletter

  • Current officer and membership list on file and updated with the AKC

  • Confirmation that the membership of the club wishes to seek AKC registration

Upon review of all club materials and demonstration that the club is a viable entity a request

may be submitted to the AKC Board Requesting Parent Club Status.  Once the Parent Club has been designated, staff will work with the Parent Club on the breed standard to comply with the

AKC Breed Standard Guidelines. The Parent Club Delegate Sub-committee will provide mentoring

to the club to gain full recognition and membership status with the AKC.

 For a limited time, until MARCH 15, 2021, get in on the 


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