HD/ED Rules

With effect from March 1 2015 no imported dog of 1 year or older will be registered without HD/ED. Those imported without required certification will be required to undergo the tests in Pakistan.

All dogs imported from the following countries, will have to be re-tested for HD/ED at the time of registration in Pakistan.

  1. Serbia
  2. Croatia
  3. Macedonia
  4. Slovakia
  5. Czech Republic
  6. Hungary
  7. Poland
  8. Lithuania
  9. Ukraine
  10. Latvia
  11. Russia

All dogs in the current breeding program must go through the HD/ED diagnosis process before July 31, 2015.

All breed surveys for dogs and bitches that do not clear the HD/ED test will be suspended from January 1 2016.

  • Dogs that have been breed surveyed for life, prior to 2016 shall be exempt.

No dog or bitch can appear for Breed Survey without HD/ED/DNA and AD test being passed and recorded on documents and database.

No dog or bitch can be presented at shows without HD/ED/DNA after 14 months of age.

After 1 January 2018 Dogs carrying an HD/ED certification of “Nochzugelassen” / “Just Allowed” (A3) will not be allowed a grading of VA, in the open classes or the top 5 SGs in Youth and Junior classes, at the Pakistan Sieger Show.

Approved Veterinarians

Only radio-graphs taken by the following GSDCP Certified veterinarians, in the presence of the local Group Breed Warden, shall be accepted and sent for analysis by the GSDCP.

Dr. Akmal Rana
Rana Pets’ Clinic
Shaheen Market,
Block 4/A, Street 14,
E-7, Islamabad

Dr. Faisal Khan
Pets & Vets
Street 61,
Maqbool Market,
F-7/4, Islamabad

Dr. Asim Khalid
Asim Pets’ Clinic
Shop 58,
Bank Square Market,
Model Town, Lahore

Dr. Owais-ur-Rehman Sial
Pet Care Clinic
Vega Plaza, Shop 42,
Small D Ground,
Near Silver Spoon Restaurant, Faisalabad