Lorie Shaw

  First Vice-President
  Fran Friedman

  Second Vice-President
  Joyce Wilson

  Vikkie Lewis

  Assistant Secretary
  Mary Kaufman
  Shelley Devereaux

  Assistant Treasurer
  Tina Leach

  Conformation Director
  April Shaw-Andrews

  Obedience Director
  Carol A. Lamb

  Property Manager 
  Linda Gosik 

 Show Secretary
 Joyce Wilson

  Delegate to the American Kennel

  Joyce Wilson






  Class Schedule

  (Dog Showing)



  About TKC

  Class Info/Forms

  Joining TKC



The Toledo Kennel Club, Inc.
A Member of the American Kennel Club

Welcome to the Toledo Kennel Club Homepage

Toledo Kennel Club Building: 1161 Clarion Ave., P.O. Box 464
Holland, OH 43528   419-865-8736

The Toledo Kennel Club is a not-for-profit organization of dog owners, breeders, performance enthusiasts and show exhibitors dedicated to the welfare and advancement of purebred dogs. It is chartered in the State of Ohio as a nonprofit corporation and operates under the Rules and Regulations of the American Kennel Club. It is a member of the American Kennel Club and participates in the governance of that body through an elected delegate.

The Toledo Kennel Club is a public service and educational resource for the community. It is committed to the promotion of responsible dog breeding and ownership, conducts training classes for dogs and owners, sponsors seminars, health clinics and other events, and holds Dog Shows and Matches under AKC rules.

Click to view the Constitution and Bylaws of the Toledo Kennel Club in .PDF format.

See below for meeting notices, the current list of Club events, and the list of scheduled of classes.

For information about becoming a member or annual membership renewal, click here.

For convenience, all schedules are on this home page, so use the cursor, page down, or click on the appropriate link on the right to view them.

Meeting events are scheduled for 6:30 PM. Programs or special activities, if any, will be first at 6:30 PM with the regular meeting to follow.

NOTICE: Conformation Classes will begin at 7:45 P.M. on Tuesdays.
Please do not enter before 7:35 P.M. so as not to interfere with the earlier Obedience Class.



Thursday, April 24, 2014
6:30 P.M. - Nancy Vakahen, Freestyle

Meeting - 7:30 P.M.


Thursday, May 22, 2014


Thursday, June 26, 2014


Obedience Classes (See Dog Training Classes, below for dates)
To download the Entry form for classes, click here for a WORD version, or click here for a PDF version.

NOTE: The fee for 6 week classes is $70.
Classes regularly offered:
Advanced (Novice) Obedience: usually Monday, 6:30 - 7:30 PM., 6 weeks.
usually Monday, 7:30- 8:30 PM., 6 weeks. (for April - May 2014, starts at 6:30 P.M.)
Beginners Obedience: usually Tuesday, 6:30 - 7:30 PM.
Agility: usually Wednesday, 6:00 - 7:00 PM. Beginners & Intermediate; Advanced, 7:15 - 8:30P.M., 6 weeks
Puppy Class: usually Thursday, 6:30 - 7:15 PM., $35, 3 weeks.
Conformation Classes: starting March 4, 2014, classes will be Tuesday, 7:45 - 8:45 PM.  
Check below (DOG TRAINING CLASSES) for exact dates of each class.







Sat., April 26, 2014 Starting Over Airedale Rescue (Airedale Rescue group) annual auction, TKC Building, All are invited. FMI: Mary Wright, 419-471-1118 or
Sat., May 3, 2014 C-Wags (Canine Fun And Games), TKC Building. Anyone may enter. FMI: Shirley Ottmer,
Sat., May 17, 2014 Obedience Show & Go Fun Match, TKC building, 8:30 to 3:00. Pre-entries required: Shelley Devereaux, 734-242-2394 after 7 p.m. or Click to download flyer: WORD or PDF
Sat., May 31, 2014 Toledo Kennel Club All-Breed Shows, Rally and Obedience Trials.
Lucas County Recreation Center, Maumee, OH. MB-F, Supt.; Joyce Wilson, Show Sec.
Sun., June 1, 2014 Toledo Kennel Club All-Breed Shows, Rally and Obedience Trials.
Lucas County Recreation Center, Maumee, OH. MB-F, Supt.; Joyce Wilson, Show. Sec.
Sun., Nov. 16, 2014 TKC Rally Trial, TKC building.
Fri., Nov. 21, 2014 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building
Sat., Nov. 22, 2014 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building
Sun., Nov. 23, 2014 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building
Fri., Feb. 6, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building
Sat., Feb. 7, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building
Sun. Feb. 8, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, Tkc building
Fri. Nov. 20, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building
Sun., Nov. 22, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building

* Special Programs begin at 6:30 P.M.
All events are at the TKC Building unless noted otherwise


































For general information about Classes, click here.

To enter a class, bring or mail the Application form to the Toledo Kennel Club, or obtain one the first night of the class.
To download the Entry form for classes, click here for a WORD version, or click here for a PDF version.

For additional information about classes or schedules, contact TKC Secretary Vikkie Lewis, or 419-344-3702.

Usually classes do not fill in advance, but if a class has filled, it will be labeled as "filled" on this web page.

2014 Class Schedule:
Novice (Advanced) Obedience class & Introduction to Open Obedience: 6 weeks, $70 for each dog.
Next classes start:
September, 2014
The class is a continuation of the skills taught in the Beginner's or Novice classes. Emphasis will be on improving performance of the exercises as well as introduction to off-lead work. This class is for the novice handler and/or novice dog with previous training. The class must have at least 3 but not more than 10 participants.

Rally classes: 6 weeks, $70 for each dog.
Next classes start:
Monday, April 21, 2014, 6:30 P.M.
Familiarization with Rally stations, courses and handling techniques. All levels. Dogs should have previous training in beginners Obedience. 

Beginners Obedience class: 6 weeks, $70 for each dog..
Next classes start: (no date change):
Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
The class covers the elements of dog obedience and training methods, and provides the basis for more advanced obedience.

Agility Classes:  6 weeks, $70 for each dog 
Next classes start:
Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

  Beginners and Intermediate: 6:00 P.M. Beginners : Fun with Agility / Introduction to obstacles
  Advanced: 7:15 P.M.

Puppy Classes: 3 weeks, $35. Usually classes start on the 1st. Thursday of each month.
Classes start:
(no classes in January, 2014)
Thursday, April 3, 2014, 6:30 - 7:15 P.M.
Thursday, May 1, 2014, 6:30 - 7:15 P.M.
Socialization and puppy-level obedience training for puppies ages 3 mo. to 6 mo.

Conformation (Dog Showing) sessions- Show training for dogs and handlers  ($6 per handler each night). Classes are conducted in the same manner as a dog show, with all of the ring procedures normally used in shows including gaiting patterns and individual dog examination.
Tuesday, 7:45 - 8:45 P.M. (March 4, 2014, until May 27, 2014) - $6 each night (TKC Members, $4), no advance enrollment.
  If a previously scheduled class is canceled because of snow or other late developing problems, an announcement will appear on this web page.
email: April Shaw-Andrews, 

Obedience Practice
Obedience Practice (no instructor): $6.00 each session ($4.00 TKC Membes). No practice on holidays or other special events; email to confirm. Not regularly scheduled during June, July & August.
   Wednesday, 10:00 - 12:00 Noon. - for info: contact TKC Secretary Vikkie Lewis (419-344-3702,
   Sunday each week, 10:00 A.M. (except when the building is in use for an Obedience Trial or other event). For info: contact Vikkie Lewis, 419-344-3702 or
   Tuesday, Feb. 18 & 25, 7:30 P.M.
   Starting Thursday, March 6, 2014, Practice will be Thursday each week, 7:30 P.M., except when there is a regular Thursday TKC meeting, or a scheduled event on the following Friday.
NOTE: Check the Events list to determine that that there is not a scheduled event that would conflict with the usual Obedience Practice.

Canine Companion: 6 weeks, starts Thursday, May 1, 2014, 7:30 P.M. "Canine Companion"- Current vaccination records are necessary. This is a fun class where dogs learn to have fun together and at home. Email Marty,

Click to download Class Application form in PDF format or Word format or to view in browser.
Click to download Class Information sheet in PDF format or view in browser.
(PDF format requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)