Frequently asked questions (FAQs)


What do the terms and abbreviations mean?


Basic data:
Breeding value:
actual quarter breed value
Former HD breeding value:
HD breed value of the former quarter
DNA status:
DNA sample on file
DNA status (tested):
Descendence tested molecular-genetic

Basic data and breed book:
SZ:
Dogs registered in the SV breed book
SZ-L:
Dogs registered in the SV breed book for the variety longstockhair
SZ-R:
German Shepherd Dogs registered in the addendem register
SZ-A:
Dogs not registered in the breed book (beginning of SV breeding)

Litters and descendants:
Males total:
Number of males in the litter
Females total:
Number of females in the litter
ZB-number:
Breed book number of the dog

Blood line:
ZB-number:
Breed book number of the dog
s.r.:
Conformation show rating
Working title:
Working title

Conformation shows and performance trials:
Type of trial:
Type of trial respectively level of trial
TSB:
Instinctive behavior, self-confidence and ability to cope with stress

Working title:
A3
Agility
DPH
Service police dog
FH 1,2
Tracking dog
HGH
Herding dog
IPO 1,2,3
International trial
OB3
Obedience
PH 1,2,3
Police dog trial
PSH 1,2,3
Police guard dog trial
RH 1,2,3
Rescue dog trial
SchH 1,2,3
Schutzhundprüfung (protection dog trial)
ZH 1,2
Customs dog trial

Ratings::
VA
Excellent selection
V
Excellent
SG
Very good
G
Good
A
Sufficient