Find an event where you and your dog can compete to find shed antlers. Check back often as events are added to this new program.
Check back often as new Elite Shed Dog Clubs are added to our list and find out how to start your own club.
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Forms & Rules
Quick access to all the forms and rules you need, whether you are an individual who wants to compete, or a club running an event.
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About UKC Elite Shed Dogs
Check out more information about UKC's newest Hunting program: Elite Shed Dogs and why it's a great fit for you and your dog.
May 11, 2023 - Revisions to Elite Shed Dog Series RulebookWe are excited about all the growth and progress in this sport and with growth comes the need for rule changes and clarifications. This year…
May 3, 2023 - New Format for 'Dog of the Year' ProgramWe at UKC are excited to announce a new format for this season's Dog of the Year program! More Information On Dog of the Year Program The…
Mar 23, 2023 - 2023 UKC Elite Shed Dog Series Nationals Running OrderUnited Kennel Club has released the Course Running Order for this year's Elite Shed Dog Series Nationals! Each dog will run three courses…
This program provides shed dog owners with a family friendly environment in which to enjoy participating in an activity that promotes an active, outdoor lifestyle for all individuals and their dogs. A wide variety of dog breeds are successfully used for this purpose, and the space needed for training is minimal, making this sport accessible to everyone.