The American Kennel Club (AKC) recently announced the recipients of its 2017 Lifetime Achievement Awards. This year’s winners include Elizabeth Chase (Companion Events), Patricia W. Laurans (Conformation), and Jim Campbell (Performance).
The Lifetime Achievement Awards are presented to those who have attained exceptional achievement within the area of dog sport. Winners are determined by votes cast by AKC member organizations.
Winners of the Lifetime Achievement Awards will receive their awards on December 16 during a delegates event held at the AKC National Championship in Orlando, Florida. Each winner will receive an engraved bowl and have their name added to a silver bowl displayed at AKC headquarters.
For additional details on this year’s recipients, visit http://www.akc.org/about/awards-and-honors/lifetime-achievement/recipients/2017/