A dog with Conditional Registration has some unknown ancestors. The dog’s registration number will start with the letter ‘Q’ and the dog will have competition and breeding restrictions. Below is a sample Conditional Registration Certificate, showing the special border and (in this case) an unknown sire.
AKC Conditional Certificate
AKC Conditional Pedigree
The Pedigree for a dog with Conditional Registration is also different, with a yellow border and the unknown parentage clearly displayed. Below is a sample Conditional Pedigree.