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

Save the date for the 2023 Northeast Pet and Handler Contest
Oct 7th - 9th 2022


The Board of NEPAH would like to thank everyone who came to the 2022 Northeast Puppy and Handler contest this past weekend. We had the most contestants ever and it was our largest event to date. First, Thank you to the EagleNYC for hosting the event and taking care of all of our community that came out. To our Judges and Tallymasters took the time to come support our community. Our Photographer, Pup Artimus who captured it all & Pup Vulcan our audio engineer, Seamus our volunteer coordinator, and of course our most amazing Emcee's anywhere, Witti and Pup Figaro.


The contest would not be a contest without contestants, and the 8 people who came to compete are all to be congratulated on such an amazing job they all did. They will all continue to be leaders in creating safe, diverse, and welcoming spaces for all. Congratulations to the 2022 Puppy, Pup Bandit, and 2022 Handler Raptor, we look forward to seeing your amazing journey ahead in representing this incredible Pet community.


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