The Rufference Library

Definitions of terms and acronyms with links to pertinent organizations!

Will be expanded to include articles, books & reference materials we come across.

This collection is a work in progress so please email me at Theresa@K9EventsNW.com   if you find something you want to know or learn something new.

National Organizations that sanction various dog sports.

Unless otherwise stated these organizations have sports open to dogs of mixed breeds.

AKC – American Kennel Club  www.AKC.org

ASCA – Australian Shepherd Club of America  ASCA.org

CKC – Canadian Kennel Club  CKC.ca

NAFA – North American Flyball Association flyball.org

The Kennel Club (UK) TheKennelClub.org.uk

UKC – United Kennel Club UKCdogs.com

Single Sport Organizations

AAC

AHBA – All Breed Herding Association http://www.ahba-herding.org/

BHA – Barn Hunt Association

CPE – Canine Performance Events (agility) K9CPE.com

NADAC – North American Dog Agility Council

UKI

USBCHA – United State Border Collie Handlers Association (border collie herd trials)  USBCHA.com

USDAA – United States Dog Agility Association

NACSW