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Cirneco Dell'Etna is to be transferred to the Breed Register from October 2015

This breed is to be transferred from the Import Register to the Breed Register on the 1st October 2015.  This means that after that date separate classes can be scheduled for this breed. 

Any Cirneco Dell'Etnas will be ineligible to enter into AV Imported Breed Classes after this date.  If you have already entered the show society should be contacting you.

Hungarian Pumi and the Azawakh to have interim breed standard published on the 1st June 2015

From the 1st June these breeds will become eligible to compete in Imported Breed Register classes at shows.  The Kennel Club recommend that judges familiarise themselves with the new breed standards.

Picardy Sheepdog - Interim Breed Standard published with effect from 1st September 2015.

From this date this breed will be able to be exhibited in Import Register Classes at KC licensed shows.

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog transferred from Imported Breed Register to Breed Register with effect from the 1st April 2016

From this date there can be scheduled classes for this breed.

Imported Breeds

How do breeds get onto the Import Register?  What is an Interim Breed Standard, and how do they get moved to the Breed Register proper?  And which shows can imported breeds be shown in?  STAND contains a full explanation of how the registers work.  This page shows breeds which have changed registers since the information was published in the book. 
STAND! Updates

Stand!  A Complete Guide to Showing Your Dog from Companion to Champion

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