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Lancaster Kennel Club, Inc.


Established in 1945 

 

 

 

 

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The LKC Breeder Referral line is only for information on AKC recognized breeds. Requests for ‘designer’ or other mixed breeds cannot be replied to as they are not recognized. If you have any question on your breed’s standing please use this link to the AKC.

 



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Lancaster Kennel Club, Inc.

 

We are a dedicated group of pure-bred dog lovers in the greater Lancaster area. Lancaster Kennel Club, Inc., LKC, is a not-for-profit all-breed club consisting of owners, breeders, and exhibitors of all breeds of pure-bred dogs. Organized to promote canine education for the community of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, LKC has served dog lovers for over 50 years.

 

Lancaster Kennel Club has awarded over $100,000.00 in Scholarships to Veterinary and Veterinary Technician Students attending Institutions such as University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Tech School of Veterinary Medicine, and Harcum Junior College to name a few.

 

This year the Lancaster Kennel Club offers a $4,000.00 Scholarship to a University of PA Veterinary student and two $1500.00 scholarships to two vet tech students who are enrolled in one of the following Vet Tech Programs:Harcum College, Johnson College, Lehigh Carbon & Northampton Community Colleges, Manor College, Wilson College or YTI Career Institute
Deadline for the 2016 Applications is August 15, 2016.
This scholarship is intended for those students who anticipate a career in small animal practice, particularly dogs.
Applications are available on the LKC web site and must be returned to:
Joy Ellwanger, CVT
437 S. Plum Street
Mount Joy, PA 17552-2709
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Email Completed Applications to: adare437@comcast.net or jle9@psu.edu

 

 

The recipients will be selected by the Scholarship Committee and the Board of Directors of the Lancaster Kennel Club.

 

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LKC's Annual Agility show is scheduled for October 1st and 2nd, 2016. The premium list can be downloaded here

 

LKC's Annual Responsible Dog Ownership Day is scheduled for Sunday, September 18, 2016 with a rain date of September 25. It will run as part of the Amos Herr Country Fair In Landisville, PA. Click here for the day's schedule of events

Club Objectives:

  • To further the advancement of all breeds of purebred dogs.

  • To protect and advance the interest of all breeds of purebred dogs and to encourage sportsmanlike competition at dog show and obedience trials. For an excellent essay on Sportsmanship, see this excellent piece by Gregory Alden Betor , an AKC judge.

  • To conduct sanctioned matches, dog shows and obedience trials under the rules of the American Kennel Club.

General Meeting

Second Wednesday of even numbered months
7:00 P.M.
Park City Mall Community Room
Second floor above Kohl's
Lancaster, PA

 

 

Board Meetings

First Monday of odd numbered months
7:00 P.M.

LANCASTER LIEDERKRANZ
722 S. CHIQUES ROAD
MANHEIM, PA 17545

 

Directions: From PA Route 283 East or West take Salunga exit. Turn South on Spooky Nook Road.
Proceed approx. 1 mile to S. Chiques Rd., turn right. Continue on S. Chiques Rd. approximately one
mile to Liederkranz on left after crossing Chiques Creek.
Click for a map

 

 

Please make a note of our postal address —
Lancaster Kennel Club, Inc.
P.O. Box 7511
Lancaster, PA 17604-7511