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North Star Paw Print (May 2019)

Puppy Pride 2019

Twin Cities Pride

The North Star Kennel Club will once again be participating in the Twin Cities Pride Celebration. Remember…this year’s Pride is a week earlier than usual, owing to the WorldPride celebration in New York City, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots!

Details are still being worked out, but […]

By |2019-05-22T06:57:42-05:00May 20th, 2019|North Star Paw Print|0 Comments

2020 North Star Puppy and Handler Weekend Planning Underway

After the success of the 2019 North Star Puppy and Handler (NSPAH) Weekend, the Lead Pack voted unanimously to begin planning the 2020 North Star Puppy and Handler Contests at its April 2019 meeting. Sir Randy, who led the 2019 planning committee, was elected as chair of a permanent planning committee which was also created.

While venues, dates, and times have […]

NSKC to Purchase New Mosh Mats

One of the most important pieces of any puppy mosh are the mats the puppies play on. The North Star Kennel Club’s current mosh mats have seen several years of service. Our new Mosh Committee chair, PupKey, made it his mission to find a suitable replacement for our members and other mosh participants. That mission is about to become a […]

By |2019-04-23T06:17:00-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Announcements, Thanks|0 Comments

North Star Paw Print (April 2019)

First-Ever North Star Puppy and Handler Contests Award Titles

2019 North Star Handler Daddy Nick and 2019 North Star Puppy Pup Whiskey

The North Star Kennel Club hosted the first-ever North Star Puppy and Handler Contests over the weekend of March 8-10, 2019. The contest started with a Meet and Greet at the […]

By |2019-04-24T21:06:51-05:00April 20th, 2019|North Star Paw Print|0 Comments

Statement Regarding NSPAH Weekend Forecast

To answer your questions about the impact our upcoming round of snow will have on the upcoming North Star Puppy and Handler Weekend: “The show must go on!”

People from out-of-town are en route. Final preparations are in motion. Unless both bars hosting our events close, we are committed to throwing a contest to remember!

While we certainly want you to stay […]

2019 Annual Meeting and Lead Pack Elections

The North Star Kennel Club held its 2019 Annual Meeting on Saturday, January 26 at The Saloon. During the meeting, Chairpuppy Minutes thanked JP, a member of the Lead Pack from the Club’s incorporation, for his service. The first five-year membership pins were also awarded to those members of the Club reaching five years of membership in 2019.

After […]

By |2019-01-27T21:28:41-05:00January 27th, 2019|Announcements|0 Comments

2019 North Star Puppy and Handler Contestant Application Now Available

The contestant application for the 2019 North Star Puppy and Handler Contests is now available on the contest website (northstarpahweekend.org). The application will remain available until Friday, February 15, 2019, or until the maximum number of contestants is reached.

The contests are limited to a total of 12 contestants. If there is only one contestant in a given category (i.e., […]