Membership in the Sierra-Tuolumne Kennel Club is open to all interested persons age 18 and older. Applicants must be in good standing with the American Kennel Club and agree to the Bylaws of the club and the rules of the American Kennel Club.

Photo Courtesy of Ree AndersonWhile membership is unrestricted as to residence, the club’s primary purpose is to be representative of the breeders and exhibitors in it’s primary area.

Our members are active in all areas of dogs from happy owner to competitive events. We participate with purebred and mixed breed dogs.

If you are interested in membership, please complete and submit a Membership Application. Applications must include sponsorship of two members in good standing. All prospective members are required to attend three club sponsored activities, excluding classes.

Click here to Download the STKC Membership Application

Photo Courtesy of Ree Anderson


Latest News & Updates


Sierra-Tuolumne Kennel Club’s 2017 All Breed AKC dog show will be held October 14 and 15 at the Mother Lode Fairgrounds in Sonora CA. Classes are offered for all breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club as well as those in the Miscellaneous Class awaiting recognition. Follow the progression as the winner in each breed […]

2018 Class Sessions

Our class dates for 2018 can be found on the Class Schedule page. We will hold Puppy, Obedience and Rally classes in the Manazanita building at the Mother Lode Fairgrounds beginning January 3. Due to the smaller area inside, class sizes are limited. It is recommended that you submit your application early.

Therapy Dogs!

Do you have questions about Therapy Dogs? Have a dog you think is the “ideal” therapy dog candidate? There is much more to therapy dogs than a nice dog that likes people. How do you know if your dog is a good candidate? Here are some tips from STKC member, Marie Tiraschi, a qualified tester […]