The mission of Del Monte Kennel Club is to support the sport of purebred dogs through our all breed dog shows; to facilitate the human-dog bond through training; to provide community education that promotes canine good citizenship for all dogs.

Obedience and Conformation classes will resume on October 3, 2022

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All Breed Show and Obedience Trials

We were so pleased to return to the Carmel Middle School for our annual shows and trials!


AKC Recognizes clubs with 100 years of service

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AKC Recognition

On the Show Front...

BIS/RBIS/INTL CH/ GCHP Wiretaps Life is a Highway aka "Freeway"

Freeway goes back to back BIS OH at the Santa Barbara Kennel Club! Not bad for a 9 year old boy!

BIS/RBIS/INTL CH/ GCHP Wiretaps Life is a Highway aka "Freeway"

goes 2 Best in Show Owner Hander back to back, and a Reserve Best in Show the 3rd day, and a Variety Group 2 at the Kern County KC cluster in Bakersfield.

GCH. Vin Melca's The Jaywalker "Jay"
Bred and owned by DMKC member Pat Trotter Co-owned by DMKC member Jen Reed
3 Group Firsts and 2 Best in Show at the Sun Maid KC of Fresno

Special Thoughts

Lorraine Leach donated in memory of her beloved Wyndstar's Stoli on the Rocks, who peacefully left us on March 12, 2020.

Susan and Merlin Green visiting the obedience class.


Susan Cohen made a second donation to celebrate her Portuguese Water Dog, Pepper; Alto Mare Fun In The Sun on her 15th birthday.

memorable Moments

Julie Craig

Julie and Cody

Doug Ahlstrand

Doug with Medal

Patricia Craige Trotter at Westminster

Pat at Westminster

Carolyn Alexander

Carolyn's DMKC Award

Pam Durkee

Pam at the AKC Invitational

Thomas Craig

Tom and Sportsman Award

What are Members did at Westminster

Members at Westminster

Workshop Pictures

Workshop Pictures