To find out whether a dog is registered with the American Kennel Club, enter its registered name and breed into the AKC's free dog lookup tool on its website. This tool also lets you search by registration number if you ... More »

To register a dog with the American Kennel Club, fill out the dog registration application obtained from the seller, and submit the completed application by mail to the AKC. A dog can also be registered online through th... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

To name a dog for American Kennel Club registration, you need to have a registration number for the dog, a registration PIN, the names and addresses of the owners, and a valid AKC dog name. All of this information can be... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

The easiest way to find purebred dogs that are registered with the American Kennel Club is to visit the AKC website and use their search tool to look for affiliated breeders. They can also be found through newspaper clas... More »

Use the American Kennel Club dog breed selector by deciding what characteristics you want in a dog, searching for a breed that meets your criteria in the AKC database and locating a specific dog through AKC breeders or r... More »

First, locate an event approved by the American Kennel Club using the AKC's event calendar or your local breed club's information. Contact the show secretary to get a premium list and entry forms, and then submit the com... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

One way of looking up an American Kennel Club or AKC registration for a particular dog is to use features on the Store section on the AKC website. The process of purchasing an AKC Certified Pedigree certification will ve... More »