Congratulations to the 2022 Northeast Puppy: Pup Bandit and Handler  Raptor

It is almost here!
Join us Oct 7 2022 - Oct 9th 2022
for the 6th Northeast Puppy and Handler Contest 


Where has the year gone?  Are you ready for another fun filled Pet Play Weekend?  We are and it is coming.  Join us on on the weekend of Friday 7-Oct-2022 through Sunday 9-Oct-2022 for the 6th Northeast Puppy and Handler Contest in NYC.

Come for the Friday night Meet and Sniff to see the contestants and judges as well as all of the Pets from surrounding communities.  The Contest on Saturday will be kicked off with a mosh for all followed by fun and laughs as the contestants compete to see who will be the 2023 Puppy and Handler.  

So check out our contest weekend page and pre-purchase your ticket now for full access to the weekend events!


We at the Northeast Pup and Handler contest stand in solidarity with The Black Lives Matter movement and add our voice to the people calling for an end to racism and injustice.
NEPAH will never tolerate racism, oppression, profiling, speech and behaviors contribute to the oppression, marginalization, and endangerment of Black Lives.
NEPAH supports all of those in the community that are taking up the fight to end institutional racism and oppression in our society.
We commit to making safe and affirming places for our community to learn and grow from each other.
NEPAH will continue our mission to educate, be a voice, and give a platform to ensure that change happens and bring forth a society where #BlackLivesMatter