How do I register my dog on the Kennel Club Activity
Any dog owner can apply to register their dog on the Activity
Register. To register your dog please complete the Form 5 -
Registration of a dog on the Activity Register.
My dog is registered on the Breed Register, do I have to apply
for the Activity Register?
If your dog is already registered on the Kennel Club Breed
Register, it is not necessary to apply for the Activity Register as
your dog is already eligible to compete in all these
The dog would need to be in your ownership by completing the
Change of Ownership application.
My dog is not registered but both parents are on the Kennel
Club Breed Register, can I register my dog on the Activity
No, if both parents are registered on the Breed Register you
would need to speak to the breeder as they would need to register
your dog on the Breed Register.
My dog is a crossbreed, can I register on the Activity
Yes, the Activity Register is open to all breeds of dogs,
pedigree or crossbreed.
Does the breeder need to complete the application and/or
If you require the parentage of your dog to be recorded then the
breeder would need to sign the application, confirming the
If you are unaware of the parentage details of the dog this
would be recorded as Unknown.
If my dog is registered on the Activity Register can I compete
in Breed Shows or Field Trials and Gundog Working Tests?
You are not eligible for entry to Breed Shows, Field Trials,
Gundog Working Tests or Bloodhound Trials if your dog is registered
on the Activity Register.
My Border Collie is ISDS registered, do I register on the
No, you need to complete the Form 9 - Registration of a Border
Collie (ISDS) to register your Border Collie on the Kennel Club
Where can I find Training Classes for these activities?
For a list on training classes and clubs in your area please
visit our Find A Dog Club service.
Details on the activities can also be found in our information
guide - Dog Activities.