About Us

A Celebration of Dog Sports and Companionship in Idaho

Welcome to the Snake River Canyon Kennel Club of Idaho (SRCKCI) – your premier AKC-Licensed All Breed and Obedience Club serving South-Central Idaho. As a not-for-profit organization, we take pride in promoting responsible dog ownership and offering a diverse range of events, including conformation, junior showmanship, obedience, scent work, and rally competitions. Our passionate members represent a wide spectrum of breeds and share a common love for various dog sports, from the thrill of agility to the art of tracking. Whether you’re a seasoned enthusiast or new to the world of canine activities, join our dedicated community and celebrate the boundless talents and companionship that our furry friends bring to our lives.

Our Mission

At the Snake River Canyon Kennel Club of Idaho (SRCKCI), our mission is to promote responsible dog ownership and foster a diverse and inclusive community of dog enthusiasts in South-Central Idaho. As an AKC-Licensed All Breed and Obedience Club, we are dedicated to organizing a variety of events, from conformation to scent work, that cater to the interests of our members in different dog sports.

No matter the breed, no matter the background, all are welcome to be a part of SRCKCI’s mission of promoting responsible dog ownership and celebrating the diverse world of dog sports in South-Central Idaho.


Becoming a member of the Snake River Canyon Kennel Club of Idaho (SRCKCI) is your ticket to an exciting and rewarding journey into the world of dogs and dog sports. We warmly welcome individuals of all backgrounds, whether you are a proud dog owner or simply a passionate enthusiast. As a member of SRCKCI, you will have access to a wide range of benefits and opportunities to connect with fellow dog lovers.

Join us at the Snake River Canyon Kennel Club of Idaho and embark on a remarkable journey of camaraderie, learning, and responsible dog ownership. Don’t wait any longer – click on the “Membership Application” button below to begin your membership process for 2023!

Unleash Your Dog's Potential with our Diverse Activities

Discover an exciting array of activities at Snake River Canyon Kennel Club of Idaho. Whether you’re looking to showcase your dog’s best attributes in conformation events or delve into thrilling canine sports, our club offers something for every dog enthusiast. Join us on a journey of training, bonding, and camaraderie that celebrates the special bond between humans and their canine companions.

Dog Conformation Events

Show off your dog’s beauty and structure, celebrating the diversity of dog breeds.

Dog Agility

Strengthen the bond with your furry friend while navigating challenging obstacle courses.

Dog Obedience

Develop effective communication with your dog and enjoy a harmonious partnership.

Scent Work Events

Engage your dog’s natural abilities in searching and detecting scents.

Rally Competitions

Strengthen teamwork through challenging exercises.

Junior Showmanship supported events

Ignite and inspire young talents in Junior Showmanship.

Temperament Testing

Evaluate your dog’s behavior for compatibility in various settings.

Farm Dog Certification

Certify your dog’s farm-friendly skills and adaptability.

Trick Dog

Showcase your dog’s cleverness with a repertoire of fun tricks.

Canine Good Citizen

Certify dogs with good manners and obedience, demonstrating their suitability as companions.

Public Education

Promote responsible dog ownership and share valuable knowledge with the community.


Watch dogs sprint and chase a lure in this exciting and high-speed sport.

Breeds currently owned by members

Our Community Leadership

Michelle Vannewkirk
Melissa Joelson
Vice President
Bridget Bilyeu
Board Member
Ansina Durham
Board Member
Brittany Triner
Recording Secretary
Marti Kincaid
Margo Lauritsen
Corresponding Secretary

Contact Us

Guests are always welcome at the Snake River Canyon Kennel Club of Idaho! For inquiries, please contact us via email at contact@snakeriverkc.com or fill out the form below. Join us to celebrate responsible dog ownership and the exciting world of dog sports. See you soon!”

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