Museum of the Dog


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The AKC Museum of the Dog and Support Dogs, Inc. are announcing a joint summer PAWS for Reading Program for children.
Come meet and read to Frazier, a Labrador Retriever, or Latte, a Long-Haired Dachshund. The program will be offered in the Museum every Tuesday from 10:00 am to 11:00 am beginning June 17, and will be open to children of all ages and reading abilities. The program encourages children to read to the dogs, become comfortable and relaxed with their canine friends, and to further develop reading and interpersonal skills during the summer months.

This is an all-summer program; only the first visit requires the regular Museum admission fee.  There are no charges in connection with the PAWS for Reading program.  S
ubsequent visits to the Museum for the PAWS for Reading program are no charge.  Regular admission is $5.00 for adults, $2.50 for seniors and $1.00 for children.  
For more information or to enroll please contact the Museum at (314) 821-3647 or at (click on Contact Us).
The AKC Museum of the Dog is a registered 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization.

Frazier, PAWS Certified

Latte, PAWS Certified

March thru early December
Saturdays 10:30 am to 1:30 pm and Sundays 1:30 to 4:00 pm

Museum guests may visit with the Guest Dogs and speak with their owners.  This program provides an opportunity for the public to learn more about specific breeds.  Many thanks to Three Dog Bakery St. Louis (Town & Country) for providing delectable treats for Guest Dogs at the Dog M

The Guest Dog of the Week program will resume in March, 2014.  If you would like to participate with your dog, or dog club, please contact Jan J. Trudt or Diane Saltzman

2014 Schedule:
Saturday, March 1 Labrador Retriever
Sunday, March 9 Catahoula
Saturday, March 15 Eurasier
Saturday, March 22 Akita
Sunday, March 23 Chihuahua
Saturday, March 29 Pug
Saturday, April 5 Miniature Bull Terrier
Saturday, April 12 Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen
Saturday, April 19 Kerry Blue Terrier
Saturday, April 26 Kooikerhondje and Icelandic Sheepdog
Sunday, May 4 Airedale Terrier
Saturday, May 10 Australian Shepherd
Sunday, May 11 Great Pyrenees

Saturday, May 17 Chihuahua and American Bulldog
Sunday, May 18 Golden Retriever
Saturday, May 24 Shetland Sheepdog
Saturday, May 31 Doberman Pinscher
Sunday, June 1 Boxer
Saturday, June 7 Toy Poodle
Sunday, June 8 Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Saturday, June 14 Basset Hound
Saturday, June 14 Pekingese
Saturday, June 21 Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog
Saturday, June 21 Working Dog Day
Sunday, June 22 Golden Retriever
Saturday, June 28 French Bulldog
Sunday, June 29 Alaskan Malamute
Saturday, July 5 Dachshund
Saturday, July 12 Spanish Water Dog
Sunday, July 13 Shiba Inu
Saturday, July 19 Boxer
Saturday, July 26 Standard Poodle
Sunday, July 27 Standard Poodle
Sunday, July 27 Pekingese
Saturday, August 2 Golden Retriever
Sunday, August 3 Airedale Terrier
Saturday, August 9 Chow Chow
Sunday, August 10 Samoyed
Saturday, August 16 German Shepherd Dog
Sunday, August 17 Gateway Sporting Dog Association
Saturday, August 23 Smooth Coated Standard Dachshund
Sunday, August 24 Smooth Coated Standard Dachshund
Sunday, August 24 Vizsla
Sunday, August 24 Bearded Collie
Saturday, August 30 Great Dane
Saturday, September 6 Havanese
Sunday, September 7 Schnauzer Day!
Saturday, September 13 Pyrenean Shepherd
Saturday, September 20 Greyhound
Sunday, September 21 Greyhound
Saturday, September 27 Doberman Pinscher
Sunday, September 28 Border Collie
Saturday, October 4 English Bulldog
Sunday, October 5 Dalmatian
Saturday, October 11 Three Rivers Kennel Club
Saturday, November 15 Dalmatian
Sunday, November 2 Pomeranian
Saturday, November 1 Irish Setter
Saturday, November 8 Gordon Setter
Sunday, November 9 Afghan Hound
Saturday, November 22 Italian Greyhound
Saturday, November 22 Portuguese Podengo Pequeno

Artist Showcase Weekends
August 2014 Schedule:

August 2 & 3, Sarah Nations
August 9 & 10, Catherine Van Goeke
August 23 & 24, Joy Beckner

September 6 & 7, Dianne Crowley
September 20 & 21, Jennifer Stolzer





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