The AKC maintains a purebred dog registry, sanctions dog events, and promotes responsible dog ownership.

Key City Kennel club
Newfoundland Club of America
The NCA is the sanctioned parent breed club for the Newfoundland dog. The NCA is responsible for the preservation, protection and welfare of the Newfoundland Dog.

North Central Newfoundland Club
The North Central Newfoundland Club Inc. is a non-profit organization recognized by the American Kennel Club and the Newfoundland Club of America to do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of Newfoundland dogs.

North Star Newfoundland Club North Star Newfoundland Club
The Northstar Newfoundland Club is a regional club of the Newfoundland Club of America covering Minnesota and northwest counties of Wisconson.