About Us

The American Dog Federation is a worldwide dog registry. Established in 1970 by breeders who realized the need for a registry that would recognize, register and preserve the pedigrees of foreign pure bred dogs who were not recognized by traditional registries.

The ADF Provides 
Excellent customer service that meets your individual needs. The ADF provides a one on one experience for the breeder/owner through assigning a representative and their staff who are familiar with the breed group your dog is included.

The ADF Keeps An Open Mind             

Realizing how vital it is to preserve health and vigor in breeds the ADF has introduced two  programs.  Ancestral Pedigree Breed Outcross/APBO to enhance their own bloodlines and also when needed the ADF allows limited Non Ancestral Breed Outcross/NABO

The ADF Offers 

Titles in Conformation and Obedience through video or in person with 8 prestigious judges who are well known and  respected throughout the dog world.

The ADF Is Committed

to the Sport of Dogs.   

 Discover The Potential In Your Dog And Unleash It  With The American Dog Federation