Annual Dog Shows


Maize & Blue Combined Specialties

On Friday, July 7, 2023 The Ann Arbor Kennel Club will host the Maize and Blue Combined Specialties, and one Obedience Trial and two Rally Trials. Each year you will find the listing of each breed that is participating on the MBF web site – Many of the breeds will offer 4 major pointed events over the 3 day period. Look for your breed and plan to attend all 3 days.

All Breeds Dog Shows & Obedience Trials

The main events of the Ann Arbor Kennel Club are the back-to-back conformation shows and obedience and rally trials. Obedience and Rally Trials will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The shows are held at the Monroe County Fairgrounds in Monroe, Michigan, considered one of the premier outdoor venues in the State.

The 2023 Ann Arbor Kennel Club Shows will be held Saturday, July 8, 2023 & Sunday, July 9, 2023.

The Ann Arbor Kennel Club is a proud participant in the AKC Owner-Handler Series! The AKC Owner-Handler Series includes Breed, Group, and Best in Show Competitions. It will be offered for all owner-handled dogs and bitches on both Saturday, July 8, 2023 & Sunday, July 9, 2023. Don't forget to check the box on the entry form to be sure your entry is processed for the owner handler series.

The AAKC will once again offer the 4 to 6 Beginner Puppy Competition on Saturday, July 8, 2023 and Sunday, July 9, 2023. This event provides a great socialization experience for pups and a unique introduction to dog shows for their owners.