The German Shepherd Dog Council of Australia Inc is the governing body of the German Shepherd Dog in Australia, and affiliated to the Australian National Kennel Council (ANKC).

We offer information on all facets of the German Shepherd Dog for owners, members and the general public who may own or are interested in the German Shepherd Dog breed.


GSDCA Dogsport Working Party (GDWP)

The following motion as put to the GSDCA SGM on July 28th was carried by a majority vote: GSDCA Motion: Schedule 19(a) – “That the German Shepherd Dog Council of Australia (GSDCA) shall put a... Read More

Harmonisation update: clarification

WUSV Harmonisation – further information received Re: Further Clarification with regard to a ‘FAIL’ in ZAP Part 1. We have received the following advice from the CDO: Failure in ZAP Part 1 is based on... Read More

July 1st Breed Survey & Tattoo Scheme Changes

From July 1st 2017, two GSDCA Breed Improvement Schemes have changed. Breed Survey Scheme: From July 1st 2017, animals presented to Breed Survey will receive a single ‘Breed Surveyed’ classification. The Class I and Class... Read More

WUSV Harmonisation? Q&A for your help !

A series of Questions and Answers has been prepared to assist with the understanding of the Implementation of the WUSV Harmonisation Program in Australia. Read the Q&A in conjunction with the other documentation provided before... Read More


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