$10,000 Total Dog Invitational!
August 22, 2020
October 22-23, 2021
Location to be announced soon!
A major event, by invitation only, just for Total Dogs!
To enter, all dogs MUST qualify prior to the event.
- To take place annually starting in 2021. This exciting addition to our Total Dog program awards "Dogs That Do More™" by showcasing the versatility of purebred dogs. Altered dogs are eligible.
- The UKC Total Dog Invitational event is the most distinguished event for Total Dogs, giving those hardworking dogs and owners the chance to compete for a grand prize of $10,000.
The two-day event will kick off with a full day of performance events, in which dogs will compete in multiple classes to gain performance points. All dogs that qualify in a performance event, will earn the right to compete the following day in a randomly selected conformation group where they will earn conformation points. Performance and conformation points will be calculated, and the 10 high scoring dogs will be announced at the evenings banquet. Payout goes through 10th place.
Guided by the belief that dogs make a difference by being the best partner a human can have in the field, on the job, or in a competition event, UKC is a community for people and dogs to pursue excellence together. Founded in 1898, UKC has been dedicated to enhancing the lives of Dogs That Do More, and their owners, by providing essential resources to help owners and breeders make informed decisions. The dog-human bond is celebrated through family-friendly programs highlighting the instincts and heritage of purebred and mixed-breed dogs alike at over 15,000 licensed events annually.