NOVI, MICH. (WXYZ) - Michigan's Largest Dog Show Returns to the Suburban Collection in Novi - January 17-20. The 2013 Michigan Winter Dog Classic features more than 7,000 dogs that have something to bark about.
Hosted by the Oakland County Kennel Club and Livonia Kennel Club, dog lovers can enjoy the four-day event packed with can't-miss exhibits, entertainment, educational seminars and the newest feature, "My Dog Can Do That." The unique attraction allows owners to bring their dogs and let them try some of the fun competitive events on the weekend of the event (Saturday, January 19 & Sunday, January 20) at the Michigan Winter Dog from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. It is FREE to take part in My Dog Can Do That! Participating dogs must be at least 6 months old and have proof of rabies vaccination. No pre-registration is required.
In addition to trying agility with your dog, you can test your dogs' manners and basic obedience at the AKC Canine Good Citizen tests from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. For more information on My Dog Can Do That! and the AKC Canine Partners program, click on www.akc.org/mixedbreeds , http://www.akc.org/mixedbreeds or call 919-816-3749.