Member Services

Overview of Services Provided to Members

The services provided to ABCA members are summarized below.

Young Shep

Registration Needs

  • Puppy/Dog registrations
  • Transfers of ABCA registrations to new owners
  • Registration of pups/dogs from certain other registries
  • Notations of clear eye and hip results on ABCA certificates
  • Replacement of lost certificates

Register on Merit Program

Dogs lacking pedigree information that would normally be required for ABCA registration may use the ROM program to obtain ABCA registration. A dog must meet certain criteria, test clear of hip and eye problems and demonstrate sufficient working abilities to qualify.

Promotional Money Program

Members may apply for funding for events, such as training clinics, educational programs, stockdog competitions and other events that promote the working Border Collie.