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Become an expert in the care and feeding of Fido with the advice in this Howcast video series. You'll learn how to give your dog a haircut with clippers; get rid of fleas; get skunk smell off a dog; clean your dog's ears, help an aging dog; put your dog on a diet; make your own dog food and treats; massage your dog; trim your dog's nails; clean his teeth; give him a pill; and much more.
You Will Need
- Information from breeder
- CKC registration form
- Registration fee
- Internet access
Research breeds and breeders
Research the different dog breeds the CKC recognizes, and find responsible breeders who can prove that their puppies' parents are CKC-registered.
Get registration form from your dog's breeder
Get a puppy registration form from your dog's breeder, who should have registered the litter with the CKC and gotten puppy registration forms for each dog.
Complete the paper form
Fill out the form given to you by the breeder. Provide information about your dog's color and markings, as well as your contact information.
Submit the form
Submit the form and pay the required registration fee to the CKC.
Receive your registration certificate
Wait seven to 10 days for the CKC to process your application and send your dog's official registration certificate by mail.
Check the certificate for any errors
Check your certificate for any errors and contact the CKC if any changes are needed. Read the CKC web site and learn about all of the benefits available to you and your new puppy.