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  1. Is AKC Registration necessary?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hi, this may sound like a dumb question but I can't find exact answers online and am still confused, so I am hoping you guys can help me. My new pup came with AKC registration papers for me to fill out and send in if I want to register him for life, however, I don't fully understand the...
  2. Ideas for Registration name?

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    Hey Guys! This group has always been SO helpful for me - wondering if I can ask for some more help.. Registering my puppy and trying to find a good registration name. I never understood the registration name, but now after tons of reading I get it! With this puppy we want to get more...
  3. What does it mean to be AKC registered with an SR number?

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    I'm trying to find information on k9data or for SR49350402. I even went to but not sure where to find more info on the sire. If it is a foreign import with the akc number, what does that validate about the dog?