If you love dogs then you do not want to miss the AKC Dog Show this weekend at the Four States Fairgrounds in Texarkana.

If you've never been to a dog show before, it is a treat to see. There will be all kinds of dog breeds there competing. The great thing is, admission to this  Annual AKC Texarkana Dog Show is free. This event is fun for the whole family.

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I've always loved watching the Westminster Dog Show on Thanksgiving Day. Now we can all see one of these shows for real and in person.

There will be two days of this dog show, both this Saturday, February 5 and Sunday, February 6 from 8 AM to 5 PM both days.

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Parking is just $5 for both days. Did you know that the Kennel Club of Texarkana has been around for 55 years?

Photo by Artem Sapegin on Unsplash
Photo by Artem Sapegin on Unsplash
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According to the AKC's website:

The American Kennel Club is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to upholding the integrity of its Registry, promoting the sport of purebred dogs and breeding for type and function. Founded in 1884, the AKC® and its affiliated organizations advocate for the purebred dog as a family companion, advance canine health and well-being, work to protect the rights of all dog owners and promote responsible dog ownership.

 

If you'd like more information about this organization be sure to visit https://www.akc.org/

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