Five Generation Pedigree

Five generation pedigree
This A4-sized certificate includes information on five generations of your pedigree dog's ancestry. For the dog you need the pedigree for it with include breed, sex, date of birth, registration/stud book number, colour however not for the other generations. The name of breeder will also be included.


  • Discover your dog's ancestry
  • Champion titles will be denoted via a prefix to the dog's name

Terms and conditions

  • Can be ordered by anybody, not limited to the owner
  • Can be sent to any requested address
  • Cannot be used in place of an Export Pedigree


  • Delivery is expected within 28 working days of receipt of the order
  • If you are purchasing these as part of your litter registration you will receive these along side your litter registration documents. Please note these arrive separately 
  • Postage and packaging is included in fee

Frequently asked questions

My dog is not registered with The Kennel Club. Can I order a pedigree?

You can only order a Pedigree Certificate for a dog who is registered on The Kennel Club Breed Register.

I don’t know my dog's registration name/number. Can I order a certificate?

To ensure we are sending the document for the correct dog, the registration name and number must be quoted on the certificate order.

Can I order a pedigree if I am not the registered owner?

A Five Generation Pedigree Certificate can be ordered by anybody. You do not need to be the registered owner of a dog.

I need the certificate to be posted to an alternative address. Can I request this?

We can send a Five Generation Pedigree to an address of the applicant's choosing.

I need to re-register my dog with an overseas kennel club. Can I use this certificate?

For most import applications with an overseas kennel club, a certified Export Pedigree is required. However, Irish Kennel Club, Guernsey Kennel Club or Kennel Club of Jersey may only require a certified Three Generation Pedigree.

Why are there Champion titles missing from my dog's ancestry?

We now only record Champion titles gained at a national show from the dog's country of origin. We require certified copies of the appropriate Champion Certificates, in order for the titles to be added.

Can my pedigree be emailed to me?

The certificate will be delivered by post. Unfortunately we do not offer an email service.