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
  Sarah Armstrong

  Obedience Dir
  April Shaw-Andrews

  Property Manager 
  Linda Gosik 

 Show Secretary
 Joyce Wilson

  Delegate to the American Kennel

  Joyce Wilson

 Web site
Hardress J. Waller





  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 Events (below) to view & download Premium Lists and Entry Forms for
November, 2015 Obedience and Rally Trials. (PDF files)

Because of a change in schedule, the building will be available on Sunday, October 11, 2015, for open practice.

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. Meetings are the 4th. Thursday of each month, except that there is no meeting in November, July, orAugust, and the December meeting is the 1st. Thursday.

Note: McCord Rd. access to TKC is limited now by construction.
The address of TKC is 1161 Clarion Ave., Holland, OH.
Access to TKC can be by:
(1) Southwest on Clarion Ave. from McCord Rd. at the intersection of McCord Rd., Angola Rd. and Clarion Ave.
(2) North on Holloway Rd. from Airport Hwy., across the railroad tracks, east on Front St., which becomes Clarion Ave.
(3) McCord Rd., south to Kipling Dr., west of Kipling Dr. to Clarion Ave., south to TKC.



Meeting: Thursday, October 22, 2015
Annual Halloween Party
6:30 P.M.
Dog costume class, games, prizes
Obedience Classes usually are 6 weeks (See Dog Training Classes, below for starting dates).
To download the Entry form for classes, click here for a WORD version, or click here for a PDF version. Conformation (Dog-Showing) classes do not require enrollment.

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: 
Tuesday, 7:45 - 8:45 PM. One night each, no enrollment. 
Check below (DOG TRAINING CLASSES) for exact dates of each class.







Sat., October 17, 2015 Bulldog Club, Specialty Show, TKC building.
Sun., October 18, 2015 Bulldog Club, Specialty Show, TKC building.
Sun., November 15, 2015 TKC Rally Trials (2 Trials), TKC building
Click here for Premium List.
Fri. Nov. 20, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building. Click here for Premium List.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building. Click here for Premium List.
Sun., Nov. 22, 2015 TKC Obedience Trial, TKC building. Click here for Premium List.
Sat., April 9, 2016 Great Lakes Portugeuse W. D. - Pat Hastings Seminar, TKC building. For information, click here on the link, or contact David Swank, or 419-861-3819.

* 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. Vaccination records are required for all 6 week classes.

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.

2015 Class Schedule:
Novice (Advanced) Obedience class & Introduction to Open Obedience: 6 weeks, $70 for each dog.
Next classes start:
Monday, October 26, 2015, 6:30 P.M.
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, October 26, 2015, 7:30 P.M. Beginners and Advanced.
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::
Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 6:30 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, October 28, 2015.

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

Puppy Classes: 3 weeks, $35, 6:30 - 7:15 P.M.
Next classes start:
Thursday, November 4, 2015
(no classes in Decenmber)
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, TKC members $4 each night, no advance enrollment). Classes will teach participants how to handle their dogs in the breed ring. 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. Every experience level is welcome. Classes are managed by Sara Armstrong, an experienced and expert breed handler.
Classes: Tuesday, 7:45 P.M.:
email: Sara Armstrong,

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.
   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


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)