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Click here to download the Erie Kennel Club Application for Membership.



Complete the application and bring it to a membership meeting.

 Two sponsors (current members) are required in the application. If you do not have sponsors prior to attending, bring the application and sponsors can be filled out as you meet members at the meeting.



Attend 2 membership meetings within 6 months (your first meeting counts!) and pay the $10 initiation fee. Also, 8 hours of volunteering at any of our events before membership is accepted.

Single memberships $40.00 annually
Family memberships $ 60.00 annually
(plus initiation fee)



At the 3rd meeting, the membership will vote on acceptance!


The Erie Kennel Club is proud to offer a variety of events throughout the year to promote sportsmanship and companionship through trainings, trials, and shows.

Membership Meetings: Monthly meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. The meetings are held at the EKC Clubhouse starting at 7:30 pm. Guests are always welcome! New members are encouraged to attend and applications for membership are available.

Conformation Practice: Practice is held on Tuesdays starting at 7 pm (with the exception of the 2nd Tuesday of the month).

Rally Classes and Obedience Practice: Rally classes and Obedience practices are frequently held at the Clubhouse at a minimal cost.

Agility Trials: Through the EKC’s relationship with Countryside Agility in Erie, PA, the club is happy to offer 12 agility trials each year. The trials are open to the public!

All Breed Show: The Erie Kennel Club is delighted to offer one of the largest All Breed Shows in the area. The event draws a significant number of breeds, handlers, groomers, and vendors and is open to the public! The show is generally held at the end of January.


Contact Janet Norman, Training and Education Coordinator

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