Welcome To Furniture City Kennel Club
Digging up history
The Furniture City Kennel Club was established circa 1951. Mrs. Edens and her daughter Maxine French were the early leaders.
The inital shows was held at the Jamestown fairgrounds on the Saturday before Labor Day until the early 70's when it moved to the exhibition hall at the Greensboro Coliseum. It stayed there until it moved to the Jim Graham Building in Raleigh. A second show was established in the late 70's and was held at City Lake Park in High Point.
After becoming a member of AKC, James R. White, noted multiple group judge was elected as its first delegate. Other members of note were superintendents Barbara Moss Inman and Jean Whitt.
Current club meetings are held the second Monday of each month at the High Point Keller Williams office at 665 N Main Street, High Point starting at 7 pm. If you are a dog lover living in the Triad area, please contact Meg Wood for more information:
News & Views
Here are some of the upcoming events for the club
The FCKC dog show will be Sat. Nov. 10th and Sun. Nov 11th at the W-S Fairgrounds
Also, an update on the closure of Business 40. The NC DOT annouced Business 40 will now be closed between US-52 and Peters Creek Parkway on Saturday Nov. 17th @ 6:00am. The new update of the closure of Business 40 means the FCKC show will NOT be affected by the road construction
Brags about recent wins or acheivements by our members
Our members are dedicated to protecting and promoting the purebred dog through American Kennel Club dog show events, education, research and support in our community
Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns. We are here to help you. We all work full time jobs and in most cases we try to get back to you within a couple days. Thank you for understanding.
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