About Us

RMKC was founded in 1976 as a non-profit organization that serves Rochester, Minnesota and the surrounding Southeastern Minnesota communities. We are licensed to hold American Kennel Club (AKC) all-breed events.

Our club’s objectives are to:

•promote better dog citizenship.

•further the advancement of all purebred dogs.

•do all in its power to protect and advance the interest of all breeds of purebred dogs.

•encourage sportsmanship at dog shows, obedience trials and other sanctioned AKC events.

•conduct sanctioned matches, dog shows, obedience trials and other events under the rules of the AKC.

Educational programs are held throughout the year. The public is welcome to join us at our meetings to learn more about the club and area dog related topics.

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RMKC History