FSS® Breeds in Performance Events

 

As of February 9, 2007, the AKC Board of Directors approved the eligibility of Foundation Stock breeds that meet certain criteria to compete in AKC Performance Events, this will be effective January 1, 2008.

Eligible breeds can compete in select Performance events. To become eligible the breeds must have the following:

  1. dogs with three generation pedigrees recorded in the FSS®
  2. a national breed club
  3. a breed standard

 

The breeds that currently meet the criteria are:

Hunting Tests

  • Barbet
  • Bracco Italiano
  • Braque du Bourbonnais
  • Drentsche Patrijshond
  • French Spaniel
  • German Longhaired Pointer
  • Portuguese Pointer
  • Small Munsterlander Pointer
  • Stabyhoun

 

Earthdog Events

  • Jadjterrier

 

Lure Coursing Events

  • Azawakh
  • Norrbottenspets
  • Peruvian Inca Orchid
  • Portuguese Podengo
  • Sloughi
  • Thai Ridgeback

 

Herding Events

  • Appenzeller Sennenhunde
  • Belgian Laekenois
  • Berger Picard
  • Catahoula Leopard Dog
  • Czechoslovakian Vlack
  • Dutch Shepherd
  • Lancashire Heeler
  • Miniature American Shepherd
  • Mudi
  • Portuguese Sheepdog
  • Pumi
  • Slovensky Cuvac
  • Schapendoes
  • Swedish Lapphund
  • Working Kelpie