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Grand Canyon German Shepherd Dog Club

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2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Veteran's Day Parades
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The Grand Canyon German Shepherd Dog Club is for the benefit of all persons interested in this wonderful breed.  This includes, but not limited to, owning, training, showing and/or breeding German Shepherds.  Club activities include monthly meetings (with scheduled presentations), Conformation_classestracking, hosting specialty shows and participation in community activities (such as in the annual Veteran's Day Parade). Club members also participate in non-club activities in dog socialization, & obedience,
Click here for the official address of the club

This page was last updated on : 09/09/2014


 Obedience Inquiry     Conformation Inquiry
See the new approved By_Laws

  Conformation classes Sunday,
     Tracking activities -- no more until Fall   (see details) .
Obedience Classes are suspended until Fall (see details)

First Fall Club meeting will be on Friday, October 3rd 2014


2014 Schedule of Programs and Activities in near future
Date Program
Wednesday, Oct. 1st Board Meeting
Friday, Oct. 3rd General Club meeting

General Club Meetings

These usually take place once each month (July and August excepted) selected in order to avoid conflicts with major holidays and/or major local shows. 

In an effort to make meetings more interesting and non-intrusive regarding the dinner hour, the board decided to have meetings take place a people's home with a "pot luck" dinner activity.  Directions will be sent out each month with the host's address.  Also it will be possible to access maps to the current host, on this website. 

Our Next regular meeting:   Friday, October 3rd, at 7:00 PM

 LOCATION:  Corinne Kuklovsky's house.  Click here for directions

PROGRAM  Informal talk on Degenerative Myelopathy (DM).  Discussions about the new show location in December.

Socialization and Obedience Activities

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014, was the last official session of these activities -- it is getting too hot for the dogs. 
Keep checking the website, starting around Mid September, to see when these activities will actually resume.

Everyone is invited so bring the whole family. 
This is a great place to meet people and their dogs.  
If you haven't done so see information regarding snake proofing your dog.  This can save its life!
Tell us about your Obedience interests here.
Events take place on Tuesday nights. See pictures from a recent class.
See the article "A German Shepherd's Mind is a Terrible Thing to Waste"

Contact person: Mary Hamilton 



Tracking Activities (including trailing and area search). 
Activities are suspended until the Fall due to the hot weather.  Visit the site regularly for an update on exactly when tracking activities will resume.

We will meet at 6:30 AM behind the McDonalds located on the SW corner of Frank Lloyd Wrigt and the 101. We will go out to the Airpark to track. Be sure to bring your State Land Permit. If you don't have a permit, you will need to purchase one before coming out to track.

German Shepherds have superb tracking abilities - train your dog to use it!

Join other members for early morning training sessions.
For details contact:  Linda and Morley.

Conformation classes 

Conformation classes are being held at SERENO PARK, starting at 9:00 AM on Sundays -- see top of page for specifics   

Address website related inquiries to: GCGSDC Webmaster

For additional information contact this person

The official address of the club, for "snail mail", is:

Grand Canyon German Shepherd Dog Club
5838 W. Evergreen
Phoenix, AZ 85301

2014 Contacts

President: Charlotte Funk Vice President:   Corinne Kuklovsky
Treasurer:  Kathy Kuklovsky Recording Secretary:  Kathy Hand
Corresponding Secretary:  Debbie Smith Publicity & Website:  Michel Ebertin
Obedience Chair:  Mary Hamilton AKC Rep:  Kathy Hand
  Show Chair: Jennifer Smith