The Fort Dodge Kennel Club was founded in 1980 and quickly adopted the following objectives:
A. To further the advancement of all breeds of pure-bred dogs.
B. To do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of competition at dog shows and obedience trails.
C. To conduct sanctioned matches, dog shows and obedience trials under the rules of the American Kennel Club.

D. The Fort Dodge Kennel Club will also seek to educate and promote the good health and welfare of all canines,
either mixed or purebred, by providing ongoing training and education for owners, handlers and the general public.
Located at:
210 10th St NW
Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501

Interested in joining? Membership is open to all individuals or families that are in good standing with the American Kennel Club. All applicants must submit their application endorsed by two (2) current members.

For an application contact: Mary Ann Haas

Fort Dodge Kennel Club, Inc.

Training Schedule and Trainers


Puppy Class - Puppies 3 to 9 months old - -
Youth Obedience - Continuing Obedience from Puppy Class -  
Basic Obedience - Older or Untrained Dogs - 

Intermediate/Advanced Obedience - Either Youth or Basic Obedience is Prerequisite - TBA  

Beginning Agility -- TBA 

Basic Drills and Group Training -- Every Tuesday Evening at 6:30 PM,
Some Sunday Afternoons at 1:00 PM - TBA

Conformation Drills and Practice - Tuesday Evenings at 6:00 PM 

CGC, Rally and AKC, UKC Obedience Training is available upon request -- TBA

Rory Friedow 
Mary Ann Haas
Liz Hawkins
Kay Johnson
Kevin McMannus 
Rusty Nelson
Pam & Rollie Speck
Pat Saunders

You may call or email
Liz Hawkins: 515-955-8992

or Rusty Nelson: 515-573-3020,

for questions, to sign up or general training inquiries. 

Officers:                   2013-2014

President:                Pat Saunders
Vice President:        Kay Johnson
Secretary:                Mary Ann Haas
Treasurer:                Liz Hawkins
Board :                     Kevin McMannus
                                 Rusty Nelson
                                 Pat Reed

Training Director:     Liz Hawkins

Public Education
Coordinator:             Pat Saunders

Breeder Referral:     Pam Speck
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