Welcome 

The Fort Detroit Golden Retriever Club (FDGRC) was established in 1956.  The Club has been busy ever since providing educational meetings and events to promote the golden retriever breed.
 
Program meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of the month in March, April, May, September, October, and November.  The Annual Meeting/Awards Banquet is held in January.  Unless otherwise noted (see calendar for details), the meetings start at 7:00 PM and are held at the Canine Development Center of Leader Dogs For The Blind on the southeast corner of Avon and Rochester Roads in Rochester Hill, MI.  Click for Map and Directions. Guests are welcome!

PLEASE NOTE:  MEETINGS NOW BEGIN AT 7:00 PM.
PLEASE NOTE – OUR MEETINGS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS
Please see the new update on our Field News Page for the 2020 field training dates!


 
UPCOMING EVENTS:
Cuyahoga Valley Golden Retriever Club is holding two fund raisers for the upcoming GRCA 2021 National to be held in Monroe, Michigan.  Please try to attend these events.  Just click on the two links below which takes you to the two fliers:
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FDGRC GROOMING & HANDLING SEMINAR
WITH GARY & CAROL COOPER
SUNDAY, MARCH 29, 2020
HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRS CONCERNS
CHECKS WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU
Click below for flier link:
WE WILL TRY TO RESCHEDULE ONCE THIS VIRUS SITUATION HAS BEEN CANCELLED
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FDGRC Specialties in Birch Run, MI.
April 3, 2020
HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS
TO RECEIVE A REFUND:
To receive a refund, contact MB-F BEFORE the show closing date of Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at change@infodog.com and request that your dog be removed from the DFGRC show(s). Be sure to include your dog’s name, AKC registration number, and the name(s) and date of the show in your request.
AT THIS TIME, WE HAVE NO PLANS TO RESCHEDULE THIS SHOW

 

DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS,

FDGRC SPECIALTIES SEPTEMBER 11, 2020

HAVE BEEN CANCELLED.

 

 

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Don’t miss our AKC All-Breed AGILITY TRIALS
FORT DETROIT GOLDEN RETRIEVER CLUB, INC.
2019 SCHEDULE:
September 11, 12, 13, 2020
All Dogs Can in Lapeer, MI
Entries open ,
Entries close 
Click below for Premium List:
When available

 

October AKC All-Breed AGILITY TRIALS
FORT DETROIT GOLDEN RETRIEVER CLUB, INC.
October 16, 17, 18, 2020
All Dogs Can in Lapeer, MI
Entries open 
Entries close 

Click below for Premium List:
When available

 


 
 
 
MISSION STATEMENT:
To encourage members to strive to perfect pure-bred Golden Retrievers that possess the temperament, soundness, natural ability, intelligence and balance that are representative of the breed, and to do all possible to advance the development of these essential qualities.
 
To urge members and breeders to accept the standard of the breed as approved by the American Kennel Club as the only standard of excellence by which the Golden Retriever shall be judged.
 
To do all in its power to protect and advance the interest of the breed by encouraging members and others to follow the Club’s guidance in breeding practices, and to encourage sportsmanlike participation at dog shows, field trials and tests, obedience trials and tracking tests.
 
To offer all events for which the club is eligible under the rules and regulations of The American Kennel Club and the Golden Retriever Club of America.
 
 
 
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT:  The Golden Retriever Foundation (GRF) has started a program to pay for the CERF/ECR registrations for senior Golden Retrievers (over 8 years old).  Click for details GRF.

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