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Pups and Degrees Abbreviations


Events Licensed through the Dog Events Department

    Agility
      UGRACH1 – United Grand Agility Champion 1 (A UGRACH title will be issued with the designation in accordance with the numerical times the title has been earned)
      UGRACH – United Grand Agility Champion
      UACHX – United Agility Champion Excellent
      UACH – United Agility Champion
      UAGII – United Agility II
      UAGI – United Agility I
    Conformation (excludes mixed breeds)
      NBOB – National Best of Breed (for American Eskimos, American Pit Bull Terriers, Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Epagneul Bretons, Israel Caanan Dogs, Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dogs, Rat Terriers, Toy Fox Terriers, awarded at their National Specialty)
      NGRCH – National Grand Champion (for American Eskimos, American Pit Bull Terriers and Toy Fox Terriers awarded at their National Specialty)
      GRCH – Grand Champion
      CGRCH – Conformation Grand Champion (for Coonhounds, Beagles and Cur/Feists)
      CH – Champion
      CCH – Conformation Champion (for Coonhounds, Beagles and Cur/Feists)
      Altered Conformation (excludes mixed breeds)
      ALCGRCH – Altered Conformation Grand Champion (for Coonhounds, Beagles and Cur/Feists)
      ALGRCH – Altered Grand Champion
      ALCCH – Altered Conformation Champion (for Coonhounds, Beagles and Cur/Feists)
      ALCH – Altered Champion
    Dock Jumping (Air Dog)
    Distance Jumping (Ultimate Air) Titles:
      Initial Distance Jumping Titles:
      UUJ - United Ultimate Jumper
      UMJ - United Master Jumper
      USJ - United Senior Jumper
      UJJ - United Junior Jumper
      UNJ - United Novice Jumper
      United Distance Jumping Champion Titles:
      UUJCH - United Ultimate Jumper Champion
      UMJCH - United Master Jumper Champion
      USJCH - United Senior Jumper Champion
      UJJCH - United Junior Jumper Champion
      UNJCH - United Novice Jumper Champion
      Grand Distance Jumping Champion Titles:
      GUJCH - Grand Ultimate Jumper Champion
      GMJCH - Grand Master Jumper Champion
      GSJCH - Grand Senior Jumper Champion
      GJJCH - Grand Junior Jumper Champion
      GNJCH - Grand Novice Jumper Champion
    Ultimate Vertical Titles:
      Initial Ultimate Vertical Titles:
      URUV - United Radical Ultimate Vertical
      USUV - United Supreme Ultimate Vertical
      United Ultimate Vertical Champion Titles:
      URUVCH - United Radical Ultimate Vertical Champion
      USUVCH - United Supreme Ultimate Vertical Champion
      Ultimate Vertical Grand Champion Titles:
      GRUVCH - United Grand Radical Ultimate Vertical Champion
      GSUVCH - United Grand Supreme Ultimate Vertical Champion
      United Fetch It Titles:
      UUF - United Ultimate Fetch It
      USF - United Supreme Fetch It
      United Fetch It Champion Titles:
      UUFCH - United Ultimate Fetch It Champion
      USFCH - United Supreme Fetch It Champion
      United Fetch It Grand Champion Titles:
      GUFCH - United Grand Ultimate Fetch It Champion
      GSFCH - United Grand Supreme Fetch It Champion
    Drag Racing
    Flat Race:
      UFGCH – United Flat Racer Grand Champion
      UFCH – United Flat Racer Champion
      UFR – United Flat Racer
      UFA – United Flat Racing Aptitude Test
      Steeplechase:
      USGCH – United Steeplechase Grand Champion
      USCH – United Steeplechase Racer Champion
      USR – United Steeplechase Racer
      USA – United Steeplechase Racing Aptitude Test
      Lure Coursing
        Advanced Coursing Title:
        SGC – Supreme Grand Coursing Champion
        Breed Stakes Titles:
        GCB – Grand Lure Coursing Champion-Breed
        CCB – Lure Coursing Champion-Breed
        Mixed Stake Titles:
        GCM – Grand Lure Coursing Champion-Mixed
        CCM – Lure Coursing Champion-Mixed
        United Coursing Tested Titles:
        CTS – Coursing Tested Supreme
        CTX – Coursing Tested Excellent
        CT – Coursing Tested
        United Coursing Aptitude Titles:
        CAS – Coursing Aptitude Supreme
        CAX – Coursing Aptitude Excellent
        CA – Coursing Aptitude
      Nosework
        Nosework Trial Levels:
        NGC – Nosework Grand Champion
        NCH – Nosework Champion
        EN – Elite Nosework
        MN – Master Nosework
        SN – Superior Nosework
        AN – Advanced Nosework
        NN – Novice Nosework
        Individual Element Classes:
        Elite:
        EE – Elite Exterior
        EV – Elite Vehicle
        EI – Elite Interier
        EC – Elite Container
        Master:
        ME – Master Exterior
        MV – Master Vehicle
        MI – Master Interior
        MC – Master Container
        Superior:
        SE – Superior Exterior
        SV – Superior Vehicle
        SI – Superior Interior
        SC – Superior Container
        Advanced:
        AE – Advanced Exterior
        AV – Advanced Vehicle
        AI – Advanced Interior
        AC – Advanced Container
        Novice:
        NE – Novice Exterior
        NV – Novice Vehicle
        NI – Novice Interior
        NC – Novice Container
        Pre-Trail Class:
        PTE – Pre-Trial Elite
        PTM – Pre-Trial Master
        PTS – Pre-Trial Superior
        PTA – Pre-Trial Advanced
        PTN – Pre-Trial Novice
        Handler Discrimination:
        EHD – Excellent Handler Discrimination
        AHD – Advanced Handler Discrimination
        NHD – Novice Handler Discrimination
      Obedience
        UUDX– United Utility Dog Excellent
        GOCH – United Grand Obedience Champion
        UOCH – United Obedience Champion
        UUD – United Utility Dog
        UCDX – United Companion Dog Excellent
        UCD – United Companion Dog
      Rally Obedience
        UROG – United Rally Obedience Grand Champion
        URX – United Rally Obedience Excellent
        UROC – United Rally Obedience Champion
        URO3 – United Rally Obedience 3
        URO2 – United Rally Obedience 2
        URO1 – United Rally Obedience 1
      Weight Pull
        UGWPC1 – United Grand Weight Pull Champion 1
        UGWPCH – United Grand Weight Pull Champion
        UWPCHX – United Weight Pull Champion Excellent
        UWPCH – United Weight Pull Champion
        UWP – United Weight Puller
        UWPS – United Weight Pull Champion Supreme
        UWPO – United Weight Pull Champion Outstanding
        UWPV – United Weight Pull Champion Versatile
      UKC Recognized Titles
        Barn Hunt
        RATCHX – Barn Hunt Champion Excellent
        RATCH – Barn Hunt Champion
        RATM – Master Barn Hunt
        RATS – Senior Barn Hunt
        RATO – Open Barn Hunt
        RATN – Novice Barn Hunt

    Events Licensed through the Field Operations Department

    Beagle Events
      Bench Show
        WSHOWCH – Hunting Beagle World Show Champion (awarded at Hunting Beagle World Championship)
        NGRC --
        National Grand Show Champion (awarded at Hunting Beagle Nationals)
        GRCH – Grand Show Champion
        CH –
        Show Champion

      Hunting Beagle Event
        WORLDHBCH – World Hunting Beagle Champion (awarded at Hunting Beagle World Championship)
        NGRHBC -- National Grand Hunting Beagle Champion (awarded at Hunting Beagle Nationals)
        GRHBCH –
        Grand Hunting Beagle Champion
        HBCH –
        Hunting Beagle Champion
      Large Pack Events
        GRFCH -- Grand Field Champion
        FCH -- Field Champion
      Performance Pack Event
        WORLDPCH – World Performance Pack Champion (awarded at the Performance Pack World Championship)
        GRPCH –
        Grand Performance Pack Champion
        PCH –
        Performance Pack Champion
    Coonhound Events
      Bench Show
        WSHOWCH – World Show Champion (awarded at World Coonhound Championship)
        NGRCH – National Grand Show Champion (awarded at Autumn Oaks)
        GRCH – Grand Show Champion
        CH – Show Champion
      Field Trial
        GRFCH – Grand Field Champion
        FCH – Field Champion
      Hunt Test
        HTX – Hunt Test Excellence
      Nite Hunt
        WLDNITECH – World Nite Hunt Champion (awarded at World Coonhound Championship)
        NGRNCH – National Grand Nite Champion (awarded at Autumn Oaks)
        GRNITECH – Grand Nite Champion
        NITECH – Nite Champion
      Water Race
        GRWCH – Grand Water Champion
        WCH – Water Champion

    Cur/Feist Events
      Bench Show
        GRCH – Grand Show Champion
        CH – Show Champion
      Coon Hunt
        GRNITECH – Grand Nite Champion
        NITECH – Nite Champion
      Squirrel Hunt
        WORLD SQ DOG CH – World Squirrel Dog Champion (awarded at Squirrel Dog World Championship)
        GRSQCH – Grand Squirrel Champion
        SQCH – Squirrel Champion

    Hunting Retriever Events
      Hunt Test
        GRHRCH – Grand Hunting Retriever Champion
        HRCH – Hunting Retriever Champion
        HR – Hunting Retriever
        SHR – Started Hunting Retriever
        UH – Upland Hunter

    Pointing Dog Events
      Field Trial
        GRCHF – Grand Champion of the Field
        CHF – Champion of the Field
        TR – Trialer
        GUN – Gun Dog
        HUNT – 1st Level Gun Dog
        TAN – Natural Ability Test
      UKC Recognized Titles
      United Field Trialers Association - UFTA
        NF. CH – UFTA National Field Champion
        RNF.CH – UFTA Reserve National Field Champion
        F.CH – UFTA Field Champion
      National Shoot To Retrieve - NSTRA
        NTLCH – NSTRA National Champion
        RUNTLCH – NSTRA Runner Up National Champion
        REGCH – NSTRA Regional Champion
        CH – NSTRA Champion
        AMCH – NSTRA Amateur Champion
      National Bird Dog Circuit - NBDC
        BDC DOY - BDC Dog of the Year
        BDC WC - BDC World Champion
        BDC NC - BDC National Champion
        BDC SM - BDC Super Major Win
        BDC LC - BDC Legendary

    Discontinued Titles
    Cur/Feist Events
      Treeing Contest
        GRTRCH – Grand Tree Champion
        TRCH – Tree Champion
    Dog Sports
        OBPD2 – Police Dog 2 Obedience
        OBPD1 – Police Dog 1 Obedience
        PD2 – Police Dog 2
        PD1 – Police Dog 1
        OB3 – Protection 3 Obedience
        OB2 – Protection 2 Obedience
        OB1 – Protection Alert 1 Obedience
        AOB – Protection Alert Obedience
        P3 – Protection 3
        P2 – Protection 2
        P1 – Protection 1
        PA – Protection Alert
        FO – Family Obedience

    Earth Work Hunting Program
        GREWCH – Grand Earth Work Champion
        EWCH – Earth Work Champion
        EWDII – Earth Working Dog 2
        EWDI – Earth Working Dog 1