The mission of NAIA is to promote the welfare of animals, to strengthen the human-animal bond, and safeguard the rights of responsible animal owners., enthusiasts and professionals through research, public information and sound public policy.

The American Kennel Club advocates for the purebred dog as a family companion, advance canine health and well-being, work to protect the rights of all dog owners and promote responsible dog ownership.

This is a listing of Federations of AKC Dog Clubs & Other Allied Groups around the country, including contact information.