About G.G.D.F.A.

Our Mission

The objectives of the Club shall be:

To further the advancement of all breeds of purebred dogs.

To do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of all breeds of purebred dogs and to encourage good sportsmanlike competition at dog shows and trials.

To conduct sanctioned matches, shows, trials and events under the rules of the American Kennel Club.


The GGDFA was formed by a group of dog enthusiasts in early February 1967.

The first all-breed fun match was held on May 28, 1967.

The GGDFA was incorporated on December 18, 1969.

The first AKC Sanctioned B-OB Match was held October 18, 1970.

The first AKC Sanctioned all-breed show and obedience trial was held on Sunday, October 29, 1972