DESIGNER BREED REGISTRY
                                                                                                                            Foundation Breeders Certificate










Requirements for the Foundation Breeders Program:

Application Fee will be $125.00 for two breeds add additional $25.00 for each breed applied for over the initial two/2.
The requirements for each class below must be met by the breeder to be assigned the foundation breeder status. Breeders will be notified by the DBR if they are eligible for this status. Please refer to our
recognized registries link.

The DBR Foundation Breeders status for breeders of newly formed and accepted breeds. Dogs used in your breeding program must be registered with the Designer Breed Registry and be registered or
registrable with DBR recognized registries Documentation of your breeding program MUST be supplied to the Designer Breed Registry

If you are registering a litter as Foundation both parents must be registered with the Designer Breed Registry/DBR or you can apply for registration with the DBR.
The Designer Breed Registry will assign DBR Foundation Breeder status to a breeder whose dogs who meet  any of the following criteria 1 through 4 are met:

Certificate will include in the text area that the breeder is a
Foundation Breeder Class A
1- Both sire and dam registered or registrable with the Registries that are recognized with the DBR. The registration can be Full or Limited Registration. One parent can be registered to one registry the other
parent registered to another registry. Registration number of the dog. For data base and future pedigree service a three generation pedigree must also be included. Certificate shows the DBR seal will be
embossed in the lower right hand corner. A certificate of pedigree for both parents is mandatory, the pedigree can be written by the breeder or purchased from a commercial or registry pedigree provider

Certificate will include in the text area that the breeder is  
Foundation Breeder Class B
2- Have 1 parent who is registered or registrable with DBR recognized registries Full or Limited Registration. For data base and future pedigree service a three generation pedigree must also be included as
stated in #1 above.
The other parent must include with the application for individual registration a picture of:
Head-side and front view
Body-side view
Certificate will show the DBR seal will be embossed in the lower right hand corner.  

Certificate will include in the text area that the breeder is  Foundation Breeder Class C
3- If your dog is registered through another registry that is not recognized a 3 generation pedigree on at least one parent of your dog.
The other parent who may not be registered must submit their application for registration with the following pictures of the dog
Head- side and front
Body- side view only
Certificate will show the DBR seal will be embossed in the lower right hand corner.  

Certificate will include in the text area that the breeder is Foundation Breeder Class G
4- If both parents are from registered dogs but not registered themselves a three generation pedigree would be required as well as the name of the breeder of the dog/s
A picture of each dog is also required showing the following:
Head- side and front view
Body- side view.
Certificate will show the DBR seal will be embossed in the lower right hand corner.

Foundation breeders are limited to 10 breeders in each of the A,B,C, and G class of each designer breed who meet the above criteria.

Please
contact the DBR if you are eligible for this status or if you have questions about eligibility.