Links and External Resources
The following are links to other sites and resources that yo may find helpful.*
The Briard Club of America
The Briard Club of America was founded in 1928 to preserve, protect and promote the welfare of the breed and to educate its members in all aspects of stewardship of the Briard.
The Briard Medical Trust
Goals of the Briard Medical Trust are:
To develop and enrich understanding of the diseases and genetic anomalies which affect Briards, in part through establishing and updating a database of health information about the Briard.
To support and promote the study of and research on the genetics and health issues which affect the Briard.
To develop and make available to the general public and the purebred dog fancy information about the proper care, treatment, breeding and development of Briards as it relates to the health and well-being of individual dogs and the breed as a whole.
The American Kennel Club
The American Kennel Club is dedicated to upholding the integrity of its Registry, promoting the sport of purebred dogs and breeding for type and function. Founded in 1884, the AKC® and its affiliated organizations advocate for the purebred dog as a family companion, advance canine health and well-being, work to protect the rights of all dog owners and promote responsible dog ownership.
The Canadian Kennel Club
The Canadian Kennel Club is a national, member-based non-profit organization, incorporated under the Animal Pedigree Act of Canada. It provides registry services for all officially recognized breeds of purebred dogs. Provides governance for all CKC approved dog shows, dog trials and canine events. Finally, the CKC is a communication organization informing all people interested in dogs.
The United Kennel Club
Established in 1898, the United Kennel Club is the largest all-breed performance-dog registry in the world, registering dogs from all 50 states and 25 foreign countries. More than 60 percent of its nearly 16,000 annually licensed events are tests of hunting ability, training and instinct. UKC prides itself on its family-oriented, friendly, educational events.
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