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That's okay, we get that a lot. Check out our website and learn all about our wonderful breed, the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon. There is a history lesson, research information, club details, and a whole lot more. Have fun and come back often!!

The AWPGA is a club for the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon enthusiast. We are the AKC parent club for the breed and as such are focused on all aspects of our dogs lives. You will find information on history, hunting, conformation, performance events, health and genetics, and the club itself on these pages. We are a growing club and are always looking to improve ourselves in regards to the club and in protecting the breed we love so much. If you would like a Griffon or are looking to join a group of Griffon fanatics, you've come to the right place.





  • See you at the 2015 AWPGA National Specialty in Des Moines!

    Registration is now closed for the 2015 AWPGA National Specialty, to be held on September 2-7, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa.  The specialty will be held in conjuction with the Combined Specialty Clubs of Greater Des Moines followed by two Read More
  • Northeast Griff Social Coming to Central New Jersey

    Join us for a fun day in getting to know each other and all things GRIFF! WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 4, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. WHERE: Assunpink Wildlife Management Area, 1 Eldrige Rd., Upper Freehold Township, NJ   To register Read More
  • Congrats to our 2015 Regional Specialty Winners!

      Best of Breed:  GCH Whiskeytown Xellent Emma   CGC   Best of Winners: Capstone's Custom Cruiser   Best of Opposite Sex: GCH Whiskeytown Si Drakes Gran Legacy, CGC   Select Dog: GCH Whiskytown Grey Goose   Select Bitch: CH Read More
  • Health & Pedigree Database

    Add your information to our new Health and Pedigree Database   Use the database to look up and research information about Wirehaired Pointing Griffons. But keep in mind that the power and value of the database depends on you! Please Read More
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