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AKC Tax Returns

A FREE Insider look at the not-for-profit AKC Board Of Directors and staff salaries; weighed against ever-increasing fees to the fancy!


CLUB SUSPENSIONS, FINES, REPRIMANDSSuspended

a "Best Seller" Revealing who, when, and for what.  Know before you hire a handler, do business with a breeder, or admit someone to the club.  See who is NOT suspended and ask were the rumors untrue or it is AKC favoritism? Reference


AKC's Petland Contract in a nutshell

Delegates Speak, Mickelson Comments, Vanacor on Petland, Outraged Letters, and finally, AKC Rescinds Petland Contract but then... Reference


AKC’S PRIME

Puppy Registration & Inventory Management Extranet - Secret software for pet shops. Reference


AKC Judging Dept 2008 Interview

Peter Gaeta, Director Of Judging Operations.


Registry Redacted

Ten Questions the VP of AKC refused to answer, a must-read report for AKC breeders! Reference


AKC Dog Club In Trouble

Parent club president Pritchard jeopardized the TFT club to near collapse.


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The Mickelson Case

AKC investigates judge, leaks private letters pertaining to the case, and more...


Judge Fails To Measure, Punished by AKC

And you think you had it bad!


MICHAEL WOLF IS THE BIG BAD WOLFBig Bad Wolf

A chilling three-part investigation on Michael Wolf & Gordon Trottier, Mike-Mar Puppy Mill.  Top handler arrested, over 300 abused dogs rescued from AKC inspected, approved Mike-Mar puppy mill.  AKC Chairman defends policy, says they didn't know... a really stinky story! Reference


McDaniels - Martin Cases

AKC does nothing in horrifically documented (TV) Cruelty case. Learn why!


Handler Scandals

Involving Andrew Green (interview), Eric Salas.


The Jackie Stacy Story

No one is telling you, also judging fees, AKC and those pesky breed standards, Little Bird tells all.


Former officer Sues AKC Canine Health Foundation

And wins case + $half million, all the details.

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AKC Benefits and Perks paid for by the not-for-profit that keeps raising your fees.

AKC Salaries/Benefits 2005 to 2010

AKC Salaries/Benefits 2011 to 2013

AKC IRS Tax Returns 2005 to 2013

AKC Salaries/Compensations 2014

*AKC Tax Records are not available until the following year or later due to extensions, etc.

Example: 2014 tax returns weren't available until 2016


CELEBRATING OVER A DECADE...

Archived AKC Board Minutes, Reports, and Analysis.


AKC 2000 President's Meeting

World's Biggest Dog Registry & largest Puppy Mill broker meet in MO.

AKC 2002 Puppy Mill Alliance

Interview with HVBC chair Patti Strand sets the tone for acceptance...

AKC's 2006 Letter To Puppy Mills

Offers overnight handling, no late fees, a lead-up to PRIME in 2009?

AKC's 2010 Letter to Puppy Mills

(now HVB) offering special registration, services, fees and more...


Pedigree Fraud & Stud Book Corruption

DON'T LOOK AT STUD BOOK & PEDIGREE FRAUD!Exclusive coverage and irrefutable proof that AKC doesn't care about the stud book.  Case-by-case in-depth details on fraud involving a Bulldog judge, AKC's registration department manager, a Samoyed Club Officer, Canada's top Kuvasz breeder, Mastiffs and more... Reference


Breed Club Under Attack

Part 2 - AKC is clubbing parent breed clubs, forcing Breed Standard changes as radical animal rights and $$ sponsors ooze into its politically correct agenda.


 

Legal Actions, Pending Litigation

 

AKC vs Judge George Boulton

Part 1 - The Trial; this may be the only case the AKC ever lost! Reference

Response from Mr. Boulton and his Attorney

The Defendant

Part 2 - So what happened?  You won't believe it!

The first and only copy made public.

AKC Trial Board Report and Findings

Part 3 - When AKC's own Trial Board ruled in Boulton's favor, AKC retaliated with...

Part 3 - The Mythical Banana Republic KC

AKC appoints its own Trail Board.


The "Bedlington Case"

Exclusive Interview with Joan Weiskopf. Considered "unresolved" by everyone except the AKC;  Four-Part Series reveals how AKC works. Reference


The Purloined Poodle

Feb. 2009 update takes you inside the 4-part case of Yes, WKC Group Winner, what AKC did to the owner and didn't do to the judge...  Reference


AKC Judge Sues AKC & Club Presidents

Dennis Sprung and ATFTC president Roger Pritchard respectively.


AKC Judge Bites Back!

Files Civil Lawsuit, 2-parts, including

Sandy Teague’s Apology (Pt 3)

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