TATTOO, HIPS, DNA,
BH, AD, SchH1 or IPO1, Kkl.1,2, and a Show grade min. Good
TATTOO: essential ear identification of a GSD - for all the tests referred to.
HIPS: an 'a' stamp 'pass grade' for breeding.
DNA: is a scientific genetic check of the parentage. (pedigree)
BH: is a traffic of life test, people, bikes, other dogs, cars,
AD: is a physical endurance and fitness test - 12 mile trotting,
with check stops every 4 miles.
SchH & IPO: are tests for tracking, obedience, protection.
essential qualities of a GSD.
Kkl.1 & 2: pass grades for a very thorough Breed
Survey of the GSD, (includes temperament test)
SHOW GRADE: exhibited under an SV judge and graded Good