Welcome to our website.  The Puyallup Valley Dog Fanciers (PVDF) is a non-profit organization and one of the leading purebred dog clubs in the Pacific Northwest.

Founded in 1972, PVDF is recognized as a regional club by the American Kennel Club (AKC), the nation’s leading organization devoted to the advancement of purebred dogs.

Club Goals

  • To promote and protect the interest of the purebred fancy in the civic arena;
  • To promote educational activities relating to purebred dogs;
  • To promote the highest standards for sportsmanship, ethics and human relations in the sport of purebred dogs;
  • To produce the highest quality dog shows commanding the greatest respect of the exhibitors, the general dog fancy and the judges.


What We Do?
PVDF supports the needs of purebred dogs and their owners in the Puyallup area.  Our members exhibit their dogs and have interests in various dog sports including:

  • Conformation
  • Obedience
  • Fast CAT©
  • Rally
  • Scent Work
  • AKC Fetch
  • Trick Dog


Dog Shows
PVDF is part of a three-club cooperative that hosts 2 of the largest dog shows in the Pacific Northwest:

  • Western Washington Winter Cluster – held each January in Puyallup
  • Western Washington Summer Cluster – held each July in Puyallup

Want to Learn More About Puyallup Valley Dog Fanciers?
We encourage readers to browse through this website and visit our Facebook page:

Questions or Additional Information:
For inquires or more information about PVDF, or how to become a member, email:  info@pvdf.org


Winter Cluster Dog Show

The Western Washington Winter Cluster Dog Show is complete.   While the temperature outside was well below freezing for most of the event, the competition was intense and everyone seemed to enjoy the competition and the event.   The results of the show can be found at BaRayEvents.com at this link.


2024 Summer Cluster Dog Show - Coming July 2024

The Western Washington Summer Cluster Dog Show is in planning.   The show will be held at the Washington State Fair and Event Center in Puyallup, Washington from July 6-8, sponsored by the Puyallup Valley Dog Fanciers, the Gig Harbor Kennel Club and the Seattle Kennel Club.   Click here for more information.   Registration will open Mid-May.