Janesville-Beloit Kennel Club

Welcome to the Janesville-Beloit Kennel Club website! We are a not-for-profit organization founded in the mid 1960's and we are a standing member of the AKC. We are dedicated to the advancement of purebred dogs and responsible dog ownership. We run almost exclusively by dedicated volunteers that want to make a positive impact in the community. Our club members are active in 4-H, outreach programs, field, tracking, obedience, agility, conformation, and specialty clubs.

JBKC Offers:

  • Annual all-breed dog show in May
  • Annual obedience trial in January
  • Biannual Barn Hunt (spring and fall)
  • FastCAT Trials
  • Breeder referral services (please contact us)
  • Educational programs, seminars, and workshops
  • Training classes


President - Mike Truesdill

Vice President - Jill Freiermuth

Treasurer - Cherry Buckley

Recording Secretary - Dave Brethauer

Corresponding Secretary - Emily Nie

Board Members - Karen Frank, Kathy Bohm, Pete Severson