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Listed below are the associations/clubs that have been officially recognized by the American Kennel Club as the Parent Organization for the breeds in the Sporting group. These sites have a great amount of information specific to the breed they represent, including history, standards, upcoming events, and much more.

If you are interested in a particular breed in the Sporting group, we highly recommend you visit the site of that breed’s parent organization, and read up as much as you can on them.

Currently there are 29 websites listed for the Sporting group.

Navigate to additional listings using the links below and at the bottom of the page.

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http://www.americanwaterspanielclub.org/American Water Spaniel Club

American Water Spaniel Club

The American Water Spaniel Club is the AKC recognized parent club of the breed. Primarily we are an devoted to advancing the interests of the American Water Spaniel and to do all possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection.

http://theboykinspanielclub.com/Boykin Spaniel Club and Breeders Association of America

Boykin Spaniel Club and Breeders Association of America

The Boykin Spaniel Club and Breeders Association of America includes a membership of Boykin Spaniel breeders, owners and friends. The Boykin Spaniel Club

http://theamericanbrittanyclub.org/American Brittany Club

American Brittany Club

The American Brittany Club, the AKC official breed club, promotes cooperation and friendship among the breeders and owners of Brittanys and encourages the highest standards in breeding, training and showing of Brittanys.

http://www.amchessieclub.org/American Chesapeake Club

American Chesapeake Club

The American Chesapeake Club is dedicated to foster and encourage the breeding of the Chesapeake Bay Retriever, the conservation of game through the increased use of the Chesapeake Bay Retriever in waterfowl and upland game hunting, and to improve the breed.

http://www.clumbers.org/Clumber Spaniel Club of America

Clumber Spaniel Club of America

The Clumber Spaniel Club of America and its members are dedicated to the responsible breeding and ownership of the Clumber Spaniel, and promote the interests of the breed through education, cooperation and training.

http://www.asc-cockerspaniel.org/American Spaniel Club

American Spaniel Club

The American Spaniel Club was established in 1881, and is the parent club for the Cocker Spaniel. This site has a lot of information on the breed standard, breed history, and health concerns.

http://www.ccrca.org/Curly-Coated Retriever Club of America

Curly-Coated Retriever Club of America

The Curly-Coated Retriever Club of America (CCRCA), chartered in 1979, is the national parent club for the breed. The CCRCA encourages the development of the natural retrieving abilities of the breed through its working certificate program and annual field trophy award.

http://www.ecsca.info/English Cocker Spaniel Club of America

English Cocker Spaniel Club of America

The English Cocker Spaniel Club of America Inc. is the national or parent club for the English Cocker Spaniel in the United States of America. It was founded June 20, 1936. One of the objectives of the club is to do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the breed and to promote educational activities pertaining to the English Cocker Spaniel.

http://www.esaa.com/English Setter Association of America

English Setter Association of America

The English Setter Association of America is the national club for the English Setter. ESAA is the guardian of the breed. Our members are dedicated to the responsible breeding and ownership of the English Setter.

http://www.essfta.org/English Springer Spaniel Field Trial Association

English Springer Spaniel Field Trial Association

The English Springer Spaniel Field Trial Association (ESSFTA) is comprised of and dedicated to people who love English Springer Spaniels. This web site aims to provide you with current and accurate information about this wonderful, versatile breed.

http://www.fieldspaniels.org/Field Spaniel Society of America

Field Spaniel Society of America

In June 1978, 17 Field Spaniel fanciers gathered in Ohio to form the Field Spaniel Society of America. By 1988, the Club received American Kennel Club sanctioned status thereby becoming officially recognized by the AKC as the Parent Club for the breed.

http://www.fcrsainc.org/Flat-Coated Retriever Society of America

Flat-Coated Retriever Society of America

The Flat-Coated Retriever Society of America (FCRSA) is the American Kennel Club's official national parent club for purebred Flat-Coated Retrievers. The FCRSA was formed in 1960 by a small group of Flat-Coat owners.

http://www.gspca.org/German Shorthaired Pointer Club Of America

German Shorthaired Pointer Club Of America

The German Shorthaired Pointer Club of America has several objectives, including to do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the breed by encouraging sportsmanlike competition at dog shows, field trials, hunting test, and obedience trials.

http://www.gwpca.com/German Wirehaired Pointer Club Of America

German Wirehaired Pointer Club Of America

The German Wirehaired Pointer Club Of America (GWPCA) is dedicated to bringing out the natural qualities of German Wirehaired Pointers to perfection. As the AKC parent club for GWP's we are charged with doing all in its power to protect advance the interests of the breed by encouraging sportsmanlike competition at dog shows, obedience trials, field trials and hunt tests.

http://www.grca.org/Golden Retriever Club of America

Golden Retriever Club of America

Golden Retriever Club of America members are urged to accept the written breed standard as approved by the American Kennel Club (or the other applicable governing body of the country in which they reside or exhibit) as the standard description of physical and temperamental qualities by which the Golden Retriever is to be judged.

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