UBSDA is the parent club for Belgian Shepherd Dogs affiliated with the United Kennel Club (UKC). The founders of the UBSDA embraced the UKC’s decision to register the BSD as one breed with four varieties here in the United States as they are considered world-wide.
To promote the Belgian Shepherd Dog (BSD) as one breed with four distinct varieties: Groenendael, Laekenois, Malinois and Tervueren–as recognized by the registering body, the United Kennel Club
To promote a thorough understanding of the BSD through education and open sharing of information.
To advance and preserve the working characteristics of the BSD.
To conduct UKC sanctioned and licensed events.
WHAT WE DO
Promoting the responsible ownership and breeding of Belgian Shepherd Dogs through owner, breeder and judge education, competition, and community-building
THE BELGIAN BEACON
Learn about our quarterly publication–how to subscribe, advertise, have your dog’s photo appear with a show critique, and more!
As a member, you’ll also have easy online access to the latest Beacon and past issues.
SHOWS & EVENTS
Find information on local, regional, and specialty shows, as well as past specialty winners and show rankings.
Learn what distinguishes our “Special Exhibition” shows and our commitment to showing the Belgian Shepherd to best effect using assisted animation.