Welcome to the official website of the Erie Canal Schipperke Club
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About The Schipperke
Learn about the Schipperke, it's size, personality, etc.
At Work & Play
The Schipperke possesses both intelligence and beauty. Learn about the various activities enjoyed by Schipperkes and their people within the world of purebred dogs.
Today a wide variety of activities come under the heading of "obedience". And all of these activities allow the participating people and their Schipperke to bond into a team. Learn more about the benefits of obedience and the joy Schipperkes gain through them.
Schipperkes are fast and smart. Consequently they excel at Agility. Learn more about this exciting activity.
Dog Shows / Conformation
Prestigious dog shows such as Westminster and Crufts have really put the dog world on the map. These events are enjoyed by people all over the world as exhibitors of their Schipperkes and as spectators. Learn more about this international pass time.
The Schipperke makes a wonderful companion for the entire family. However, not every household is the right fit for all Schipperkes. Find out how to get the right dog for your lifestyle.
The Barn Hunt
Go to this page to learn all about Barn Hunts, where you can participate and teach your dog how to hunt rats. A natural activity for the Schipperke.