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Options For Pointing Dog Enthusiasts

In the not-too-distant future, a young man or woman purchasing his or her first upland bird dog will be able to view the official pedigrees of just one registry to find dogs that have been Championed-out within several of the country’s top pointing programs. Up until now, that convenience had never been an option.

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Notes From The Field

Sinfad's Bridge Opal 'Topaz' the Best of the Best (By Tom Dafnis) (09/20/2013): Topaz’s grandmother “Sinfad’s Casey May” is out of plantation stock from the Thomasville, GA area. She was bred to an All Age shooting dog that belonged to a dog trainer friend that ran a hunting operation for a large private plantation there. Her blood lines go back to some of the big running All Age dogs 30 years ago that are in the Hall of Fame today.

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Trial Reports

First Firesteel Creek Classic August 24th and 25th (Prairie Pointing Dog Club)

(09/26/2013): On August 24th and 25th the Prairie Pointing Dog Club held its first ever wild bird trial at South Dakota’s finest upland game destination – “The Firesteel Creek Lodge.” Firesteel Creek Lodge is owned and operated by the Lindskov Family who ranch and farm over an extensive area of the Grand River drainage in north central South Dakota.

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Previous Reports 

Above: Video from the 2013 UKC Performance Classic. Click here to view more UKC Productions.

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Recent Videos

03/06/2013: Video highlights from 2013 NSTRA Quail Invitational in Lake Wales, Florida. Please click here to view more UKC Productions.... View.

03/06/2013: Video highlights from 2013 UFTA Nationals in Town Creek, Alabama. Please click here to view more UKC Productions.... View.

06/11/2012: Video highlights from the first UKC NSTRA event in Waverly, Nebraska. Please click here to view more UKC Productions.... View.

United Kennel Club Announces New Opportunity for Registration of Litters Sired by Non-UKC Registered Sires

03/12/2014: As of March 12, 2014, UKC announces fifteen (15) breeds are eligible for litter registration when sired by a non-UKC registered sire. UKC previously enforced a policy, consistent with other registriess, whereby puppies could not be UKC litter registered unless both parents were UKC registered.

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2014 French Brittany Nationals Highlights

01/28/2014: Highlights from the 2014 French Brittany Nationals in Pine Mountain...

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Attention UKC Approved Clubs

12/02/2013: Attention UKC Approved Clubs Effective January 1st, 2014, United Kennel Club licensed event recording fees will be adjusted to $2 per dog entered per...

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Breed Standard Revision Update

10/21/2013: The UKC German Shorthaired Pointer breed standard has been revised, effective January 1...

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