DESIGNER BREED REGISTRY
   Foundation Breeders Certificate










Application for the Foundation Breeders Program will be $125.00 for two breeds add additional $25.00 for each breed applied for over the initial two/2. The requirements
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.

The DBR Foundation Breeders status for breeders of newly formed and accepted breeds, rare breeds and registered purebreds who are among the first 50 breeders in that
breed in each foundation breeder class. Dogs used in your breeding program must be registered with the Designer Breed Registry .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:

1- Both sire and dam registered with the AKC, UKC or CKC or CKC (Canadian Kennel Club)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. Certificate will include in the text area that the breeder is a
Foundation Breeder Class A
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

2- Have 1 parent who is registered with the AKC, UKC or CKC or CKC (Canadian Kennel Club) 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 B

3- If your dog is registered through another registry that is not DBR/AKC/UKC/CKC, a 3 generation pedigree on at least one parent of that 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 C

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. Certificate will include in the text area that the breeder is
Foundation Breeder Class G

Foundation breeders are limited to 50 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.