State Representative Craig A. Miner being awarded the AKC CT Legislator of the Year at the December 2, 2014 Annual Meeting.

Representative Miner has shown outstanding leadership on issues as diverse as animal ownership, land ownership, farming rights, hunting & fishing rights and fiscal responsibility. His views and his legislative record support our efforts to protect and preserve purebred dogs and the traditional uses to which they are put. We are proud to honor him and grateful for his leadership in the Connecticut legislature.

Laurie Maulucci, President
CT Federation of Dog Clubs & Responsible Dog Owners, Inc.

The guest speaker at the Annual Meeting on December 2, 2014 was Jeffrey Ball, President of the New Jersey Federation of Dog Clubs. Members were treated to a very informative program.


The Federation was present at the State Capitol on  Responsible Dog Day. Present were Laurie Maulucci, President; Mabel Diamond, CFD Director; Sheila Goffe, AKC Director of Government Relations; and Roger Gerrish, CFD Member - and 12 week old Golden Retriever Pupp Logan and 6 year old Great Dane Sophia.