FAQ

HOW DO I BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CLUB?

First and foremost you must love dogs.  Next, download a membership application from our Membership page and fill it out.  Bring it with you to the next meeting, and turn it in to our Membership Chairperson. 

WHEN AND WHERE DOES THE EMLKC HAVE ITS MEETINGS?

Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of each month.  We meet at Papa's Restaurant in the Banquet Room (Enter at the Stratford Road door and go to your right.)


Members usually arrive around 6pm to enjoy dinner together before the meeting begins!

ARE THERE ANY DOG EVENTS IN OUR AREA?

Yes!  The EMLKC holds several events in Moses Lake throughout the year for dog enthusiasts to attend.  Our members also compete in Many different areas around the state.  For more information, please see our Events page! 

DOES YOUR CLUB OFFER CANINE GOOD CITIZEN TESTING?

Yes!  currently we offer Canine Good Citizen (CGC) testing annually at the Ephrata-Moses Lake Kennel Club Spring Dog Show.  This test is open for both purebred and mixed breed dogs.

I OWN A MUTT. CAN I PARTICIPATE IN AGILITY OR OTHER DOG SPORTS?

Yes!  You just need to enroll in the AKC Canine Partners Program  first.  This allows your dog to be eligible to participate in the AKC Rally, Agility, and Obedience events we hold throughout the year.  Your All-American dog can compete in the same classes as the purebred dogs during our events.

DOES THE EPHRATA-MOSES LAKE KENNEL CLUB PARTICIPATE IN ANY PUBLIC EVENTS OR DEMONSTRATIONS?

Yes!  Community involvement and public education about responsible dog ownership is very important to us.  Our club has participated in events like the American Cancer Society's Bark for Life and fundraisers for animal welfare groups such as the Adams County Pet Rescue.  At these events we have done grooming demonstrations, introduced the public to different dog breeds, provide informative brochures, and answers questions related to the dog show world and responsible dog ownership.  Always a crowd favorite are the demonstrations of Rally, Obedience, and Agility.  If you would like the EMLKC to attend an event for your group or organization, please feel free to contact our Correspondence Secretary!