Have you heard? Three more dogs added to AKC registry.?

Bluetick and Redbone Coonhounds and the Boykin Spaniel.

15 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    I knew they were in the miscellaneous group but did not know they made it into the other groups. I thought that did not happen till January, but guess not. So two new hounds and a sporting breed, awesome.

    It says they will be eligible to compete on the 30th of December.

    The other breeds in the miscellaneous group now

    The leonberger: will join the working group in June 2010

    The cane corso: will join the working group in June 2010

    The cesky terrier: No date yet

    The entlebucher mt. dog: No date yet

    The Finnish Lapphund: No date yet

    The Icelandic Sheepdog: will join the herding group in June 2010

    The Norwegian Lundehund: No date yet

    The Treeing Walker Coonhound: No date yet

    The Xoloitzcuintli: No date yet

    The ones with no date yet, just joined the miscellaneous group

    Breeds that will be joining the miscellaneous group soon

    American English Coonhound- January 2010

    Chinook- June 2010

    Russell Terrier- January 2010

  • JenVT
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Yay! I love Redbone Coonhounds!! :)

  • Lynne
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    Boerboel is considered the world's most powerful "non-agressive" dog. Mastiff breed. Dogo would be a mastiff as well. I have a Boerboel and they're IMO one of the best breeds I've ever worked with. Loyal, gentle with the family, loving, smart, a real "heart warmer", and fierce to those it would anticipate as a threat to the family. They are about the fastest XL breed I've seen. Ours is a rocket.

  • That is so odd.. I was talking about these three dogs to Chuckles yesterday..

    I am VERY excited for the Boykin spaniel, one of my favorite breeds.

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  • Calvin
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago


    Quite interesting....

    One Coton group wants the AKC to gain recognition....

    The other groups absolutely don't, simply don't want the possibility of breed becoming too popular for it's own good( BYBs, puppy mills, you know the drill).

    They voted on it (in the group that wants recognition).

    About 127 members voted, majority ruled there.

    Funny thing...many group members that would have voted no were never asked to participate...

    Anyways, off topic.

    Cool! Good for those breeds!

  • 1 decade ago

    Wholly cow... 0.o as Certified APBT Lover (FF) said, she was just talking to me about this yesterday... That's spooky. :P

    And yes, I got an e-mail from FF and she told me about this question... wow... And I think it's cool, I like Redbones.

  • 1 decade ago

    Yep, I heard about that.

    All the breeds listed on FSS have the potential to recieve AKC recognition someday.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago


  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    That's a shame. The Bluetick & Redbone are 2 of the finest coonhounds there is. I'm sure that will quickly decline now.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Yep. Yep. I read that on akc.org over the weekend when I was tracking the Agility Invitational coverage & results. All lovely breeds. Glad to welcome them.

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