Sample AKC Certified Pedigree

An AKC Certified Pedigree is a listing of the selected dog's ancestry for three or four generations. It includes the registration numbers, registered names, coat colors and Stud Book dates. Click here to see an example of a Conditional Registration Pedigree.

Sample AKC Certified Pedigree

To help you understand the standard notation on pedigrees, we have provided a detailed section of a certified pedigree. In the detailed section below, you can click on the specific notation on the pedigree for an explanation.

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