The National Kishu Ken Club applied for AKC Breed Club designation in March/April and was approved as the official parent club for the Kishu Ken with the American Kennel Club.
Watch for our updates in June as we celebrate!
In May of 2021 the Kishu Ken entered the modern era of dog breeding and was finally enrolled in the Canine Health Information Center Program (CHIC.)
CHIC is an optional program for breeders and breeding dogs to assure the health of individual breeding dogs and investigate how they might produce.
In order to be CHIC enrolled a dog must have the following exams through OFA:
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