Registrations For Dogs


We register over 250,000 pedigree dogs and crossbreed dogs every year. Our registration system is open to ALL dogs so we have developed different registers to suit all dogs and their owners including crossbreed dogs. This section includes information about dog registration and how to use each of our three registers.

How to register your dog

Discover the various dog registers we run, the benefits of each and how to register your pedigree or crossbreed dog.

Registering your pedigree dog litter

Benefits of and how to register a litter of pedigree puppies.

Changing the Kennel Club registered ownership of your dog

Find out how to change the Kennel Club registered ownership of your dog and the benefits of being on our database.

Overseas registration

Information about importing and exporting dogs out of the UK.

Breed registration statistics

The Kennel Club publishes information on dog registrations received on a quarterly and yearly basis.

Kennel Names

A Kennel Name is an exclusive word that is associated with you and your dogs. Find out more and apply for one now.


Find here all the Kennel Club forms in one place, from registering your dog or litter to DNA tests and application for Kennel Names.

Join MyKC

A free online service for owners of dogs & puppies and to give a wealth of advice on responsible breeding and buying a puppy.

Information guides

We have developed a collection of FREE downloadable Information Guides for prospective and existing dog owners on dog health, breeds, moving house, travelling ...

KC Insurance for owners

Invest in the best pet insurance and let Kennel Club Pet Insurance pick up the vet’s bills. Learn more.

Other Registrations

Litter Registrations

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Frequently Requested Forms

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