Assured Breeders

Form 1 - Litter Registration (Assured Breeder)
This form should be used by Assured Breeders to register a litter onto the Kennel Club Breed Register.
Selling your Kennel Club registered dogs
Let the Kennel Club help you find suitable homes for your new puppies.
Kennel Club Code of Ethics
All breeders who register their puppies, and new owners who register ownership of their dogs with the Kennel Club, accept the jurisdiction of the Kennel Club and undertake to abide by its general Code of Ethics.
Assured Breeder Scheme
The Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme promotes good breeding practice and breeders must agree to follow set requirements, which encourage the breeding of healthy, well-adjusted puppies.
Why join the Scheme FAQs
Although many responsible dog breeders fulfil the scheme's requirements, the KCABS ensures that the puppy buying public know which breeders are declaring to follow good practice
Assured Breeder Accolades
There are currently four accolades that Assured Breeders may qualify for
Kennel Club Breeder Assessors
The Kennel Club a number of Breeder Assessors who play a central role in maintaining the high standards of the Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme as it continues to grow in size and stature.
Breeder Assessment Visits
The purpose of visiting breeders is simply to ensure compliance of the Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme. Here's what to expect before, during and after a Breeder Assessor visit.
Policing the Scheme
Recent consultation with breed clubs has highlighted a lack of awareness of policing measures used in connection with the Assured Breeder Scheme
Puppy buyer advice sheet templates for Assured Breeders
List of advice sheets for Assured Breeders
Fantastic Benefits for Assured Breeders
As part of its new membership structure, the Kennel Club is offering great new benefits to Assured Breeders. Read more.
Assured Breeders assist with puppy mortality research
Assured Breeder Scheme members recently contributed to research looking into rates of puppy losses in the first three weeks of life. Read the survey results.
Latest Updates to the Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme
Recent updates have been made to the Assured Breeder Scheme (ABS) to further improve dog health and responsible breeding. Read more.
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