Member Updates and Upcoming Changes
The IT4You project is destined to re-define the online member experience by making it faster and easier for members to access pertinent information and online applications. Below, you will find details on all of the upcoming changes and how these changes affect you including updating your member information, pay-as-you-go processing, duplicate email addresses and the new Temporary Competition Number (TCN).
If you have questions or concerns, please get in touch with CKC by email at email@example.com.
Tuesday, October 15: BRAND NEW THIS YEAR: RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP ONLINE!
It’s been another exciting year at the Canadian Kennel Club, with our 130th year filled with positive growth and advancement. As we invest in new technology, national advocacy efforts and increased member benefits to serve the CKC community, we continue to guide and advance crucial programs like Junior Handling, breeder education opportunities, and responsible dog ownership public education.
Programs and efforts like these wouldn’t be possible without the support of our valued CKC members. CKC membership supports the breeds and dog sport you love - today and for the next 130 years!
Membership with CKC also comes with many benefits, including .... READ MORE
Thursday, October 10: CKC's New IT System and Online Portal will Launch November 4th
An announcement from the Chair of the Board of Directors and the Executive Director of the Canadian Kennel Club:
Dear CKC Members,
As the Chair of the Board of Directors and the Executive Director of the Canadian Kennel Club, it is our pleasure to inform you of an upcoming milestone in the IT4YOU Project.
From the start, the heart of the IT4YOU project has been about building relevant online tools that put CKC members in control, allowing you to take care of your CKC business, process online applications, track your dog’s progress in Shows and Trials, and manage important information......READ MORE
Friday, October 4: Letter from the Executive Director: CKC's IT System Replacement
Recently CKC released a notice that CKC will be undergoing an IT System Outage October 11th – November 4th in preparation for the transition to our new IT system. Details about this outage can be reviewed here and I appreciate the opportunity to address some of those questions and concerns raised since the notice. Please be assured that during this period, Registration Applications and Shows & Trials results will be received, sorted and prepared to be entered into our new system as quickly as possible, starting on or before November 4th.
Retiring and transitioning our current IT system has been one of the most expansive projects CKC has undertaken since I joined as Executive Director more than 6 years ago. Over the past three years, this project has included research and consultation, an assessment of other Kennel Clubs’ systems, and planning to modernize our processes to support CKC’s unique business.....READ MORE
Friday, September 20: Upcoming CKC IT System Outage: October 11th - November 4th
CKC is replacing its IT system to bring CKC members an enhanced user experience with tools that make doing business with CKC more efficient. The implementation of this new system requires that we ensure the accurate transfer of all data and processes managed by CKC’s current IT system. To facilitate this, CKC will be taking its current IT system offline from October 11th to November 4th. During this downtime, CKC’s IT system will be unavailable affecting all Registration and Membership Services transactions, as well as Shows & Trials processing.
How does this impact you?
CKC will be unable to process any registration applications, event results, or member information updates from Oct. 11th to Nov. 4th as we transition from the current IT system to the new IT system. The following details will help you plan your CKC business around the outage period......READ MORE
Thursday, September 5: Pay-As-You-Go Reminder: Member Credit is No Longer Available
As you likely know, CKC is moving forward with a significant project called IT4YOU, that will completely revamp CKC’s IT system, offering members an enhanced user experience with tools that make doing business with CKC more efficient. The new system will help CKC streamline and shorten the processing cycles and shift focus and resources to better grow our membership and secure the future of the Dog Fancy in Canada.
The new system will be pay-as-you-go, which will require payment in full to complete your application....READ MORE