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Congratulations!
Best In Show winner of the 2017 Westminster Dog Show:

German Shepherd "Rumor"
GCH CH Lockenhaus' Rumor Has It V Kenlyn

and Reserve Best In Show:

Irish Setter "Adrian"
GCH CH Vermilion's Sea Breeze

Westminster Masters Agility Champion Border Collie "Trick"

See the amazing video on the Westminster Kennel Club website.


SPRING ART CLASS FOR KIDS
Secret Life of Pets!
For kids 1st thru 5th grades
4 Sundays, 2 - 3pm
March 12th - April 2nd

$60 per child
Please call the Museum to register by March 5th

GUEST DOG:
Saturday, March 4
10:30am to 1:30pm

Presented by Karla Ure

Pug

Lecture Series Event:
Sunday, March 5 at 1:30pm
featuring Connie Meech


"Mushing the City Way"
RSVP appreciated by
March 1, tel: 314-821-3647
Refreshments will be served.


GUEST DOG:
Saturday, March 11
10:30am to 1:30pm
Presented by Karen Meldrum


Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen

FITNESS WITH FIDO is "where you'll always have a workout partner"
Classes will be held for six Thursdays in a row, starting March 23 ending with April 27, right here at the AKC Museum of the Dog starting at 11am.


Kim is the owner and the instructor.  For more information please call:  314-669-5595 or email:  fitnesswithfido.fit@gmail.com

GUEST DOG:
Saturday, March 25
10:30am to 1:30pm
Presented by
Wendy Thompson


Catahoula

GUEST DOG:
Saturday, April 8
10:30am to 1:30pm
Presented by
Monica Colvin


Akita

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
Help us reach our goal of 500 members in the New Year!

You may join from the website by clicking on "become a member", or call us to give a membership to a dog lover you know!
314-821-3647


HAVE YOUR SPECIAL EVENT HERE AT THE
DOG MUSEUM
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Dog Clubs are welcomed.
This lovely wedding photo was taken here in Queeny Park.  Wedding ceremony was outside and reception took place at the Museum.
For more information and date availability call Jan, 314-821-3647 or email. jtrudtdogmuseum@aol.com



Fun Matches can be held at the Dog Museum.  Conformation ring set up is available. 

Conformation ring was gifted to the museum by Ken & Susan Thornberry, Metro St. Louis Pug Rescue.

Wedding Reception!


Outside Wedding Ceremony!


Wedding Reception!


The Constellation Room comfortably holds 190 guests allowing space for a dance
floor!



Beautiful Charing Cross Courtyard, ideal for cocktails!


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: 
Museum volunteers can help in a variety of roles.  Call Susan at the Museum 314-821-3647 for more information.
We are also seeking volunteers for promotional booths for both on and off-site. Call Diane for more information.

2017 Guest Dog of the Week!
Click on "Learn More" to see the current schedule.


To all active and retired U.S. Military, as well as Police, Firefighters, and all First Responders: Thank you for your service to our country and community!


See the Museum on Google+
Click on the link below for great views of the Museum galleries
Scroll down,
click on "See Inside"
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UPCOMING EXHIBITS:
Terry d. Chacon returns
Canine Impressions:
Dog Show Scenes II

Terry d. Chacon
Self-portrait with Lolita
World Dog Show, Mexico City

Oil on canvas
Open June 1st through September 24th, 2017


OPENING THIS SUMMER:
In the Main Hall Gallery

Tenacious Terriers

Maud Earl
The Irish Members
1902
Oil on canvas
Gift of Helen Best & Family

CURRENTLY EXHIBITING:
In the Main Hall Gallery
Diminutive Darlings: The Toy Group

Selections from the permanent collection.

Artist unknown
Affenpinscher Lying on a Green Pillow
19th century
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Mr. and Mrs. Alvin E. Maurer, Jr. estate

Come see our
Reuben Ward Binks wall!
This exhibit honors the collaboration between the artist and Mrs. Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge.

Reuben Ward Binks (1880-1950)
Our Cocker Friends
c. 1935
Breed:  English Cocker Spaniel
Etching and aquatint
Gift of Jay and Mary Remer

On Loan from Harry Weber
The Foxhunter (detail)


View the entire sculpture in the Museum's Main Hall Gallery.

This life-size painting remains on exhibit in the SJS Special Exhibit Gallery:

Maud Earl
Portrait of a Lady with Two Dogs
1897
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mrs. Marjorie Raike
        
Dogs in Porcelain Sculpture exhibit
Click on "Learn More" for
additional information

Royal Doulton porcelain
Designer Frederick Daws
Ch. Ashstead Applause
Gift of the Glen Twiford estate

NEW GIFTS TO THE COLLECTION:

Gifted by the Sue Cone estate

Karen L. Allen
Ch. Katmai Abigail Adams, "Abby"
1992
Breed: Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Pastel

Gifted by Miriam C. Barnhart "Granny Mim"

Diane Ayres
Four Bichons
Ch. Fran-Dor's Chantilly
Ch. Miri-Cal's Merry Music Maker
Ch. Miri-Cal's All That Jazz
Ch. Miri-Cal's Shennigans

1991
Watercolor

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