The VDH is the leading representative of the interests of all dog owners in Germany – the number one address for people living with dogs, dog sports and dog breeding.

Dog Health Workshop, 14 & 15 Feb. 2015, Dortmund / DE

The 2nd International Workshop on Enhancement of Genetic Health in Pedigree Dogs will be arranged by the German Kennel Club in Dortmund on February 14-15, 2015.

Puppy mills – no thank you!

VDH and animal welfare organisations warn about buying bargain basement puppies online. In addition to the serious problems that exist in the breeding and the subsequent transport of the young animals, the puppy trade also leads to further dangers that are caused by the imported dogs once they are grown.

Dogs in Motion

This book explores the locomotion of dogs in a highly scientific yet easily accessible manner. An innovative illustrative style brings the dog anatomy to life and makes clear the way in which the skeleton, the muscles and locomotion fit together.

Dog Shows in Germany

Here dog lovers and breeders can find out what is going on and where. This overview will provide you with information on all the important dates in the coming months.

Bullies, Pugs and Bulldogs – the current top runners

The snub-nosed are currently high up on the list of favourite dogs. And dubious dealers have already sniffed out the opportunity to earn easy money. VDH breeders know what to look for. At the VDH even French Bulldogs & Co have to clear high hurdles for breeding. By means of a stress test, for example, they have to prove that they really are top runners.

VDH-Europasieger & International Dog Show

The VDH-Europasieger & International Dog Show will take place from 9-11 May 2014 in Dortmund. Over 8.000 dogs from all around the world.

Dortmund and Leipzig now Double International Shows with new Titles

Dortmund and Leipzig now Double International Shows with new Titles

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