Finnish Lapphund Club of America

Finnish Lapphund Club of America

Recognized by the AKC as the Official National Parent Club for the Finnish Lapphund Breed.


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2017 National Specialty News!

Attention all Finnish Lapphund owners,

You are cordially invited to join us at our National Specialty, April 12th through the 16th, 2017. It will be held with the Peach Blossom Cluster in Perry Georgia. Our show committee members are busy planning many fun and exciting activities. The following is a schedule of events:

April 13th: A “Welcome Party” will be held that evening hosted by Linda Marden and Steven Cohen.

April 14th: We will have a Concurrent Specialty. Thirty minutes after the BIS will be the “Tournament of Champions”.

April 15th: There will be a southern style picnic at the campground with a “Parade of Titleholders” prior to dinner. The cost of this dinner is $15, and payment must be received by Glenda Nunnally on or before March 15th.

April 16th: Our National Specialty will be held in conjunction with the Combined Specialty Clubs of Atlanta.

The judges for our show will be Lydia Coleman Hutchinson, Edy Dystra and Audrey Lycan. The host Hotel is the Baymont Inn and Suites in Warner Robbins, Ga. Our rate is $62.10. You must mention the Finnish Lapphund Club in order to receive this rate. If necessary, talk to Debbie or Andy. We will also have a silent auction that is being organized by Tish Brockmire. 

Monetary donations are being accepted now. If you would like to donate, please send it to Glenda Nunnally, Box 407, Mentone, AL 35984, or you may donate through paypal on our website.

There will be six shows altogether, so there should be plenty of majors. Hope to see everyone there!

AKC News & Updates


AKC Government Relations - 4/21/2016

The United States Department of Agriculture today released an updated version of its online course for dog breeders.  This course provides the latest information on the federal Animal Welfare Act regulations and licensing requirements. 

The program includes information on the pre-licensing process, and guidelines and suggestions to help breeders be in compliance. 

The course can be viewed online here.

AKC Officially Awards FLCA Parent Club Status - 11/25/2015

Finnish Lapphund Club of America Official Parent Club
The Finnish Lapphund Club of America is the official parent club for the Finnish Lapphund and has been approved for the holding of licensed championship point events.: Read more.

Event Operations - 11/2/2015

Concurrent Group and All-Breed Events Pilot Program For Events On Or After July 1, 2015 - December 31, 2016
The Board made changes to this pilot program to remove the 100 breed entry limit on shared judges and allow clubs flexibility in scheduling the breeds. Group and All-Breed events may be held concurrently with the following limitations: Read more...

AKC Government Relations - 9/30/2015

Late yesterday, the U.S Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) released additional guidance in a Question and Answer format to assist pet breeders, brokers, adoption organizations, importers, transporters and other groups who may be subject to licensing under the federal Animal Welfare Act. Read more...

Event Operations - 9/23/2015

Event Operations is committed to providing clubs and exhibitors regular communication regarding new, changed, and clarified rules, regulations, policies, and procedures. Several items at the September 2015 Board meeting were approved that have an impact on clubs and we wanted to take this opportunity to notify and explain them to you. Read more...



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