Roger M. Green, Breeder
Timo vom Elderbach
The verein Deutsch-Drahthaar (VDD), www.drahthaar.de, is an
organization in Germany devoted to the single purpose of breeding the Deutsch
Drahthaar (DD). For a better understanding of the breed and the organization,
visit Group North America web site www.vdd-gna.org. This link
will provide you with the historical background of the DD, the ideals, breeding
regulations, and organizational structure of the VDD.
vom Elderbach was registered as a verein Deutsch-Drahthaar kennel in 1993. All
Deutsch-Drahthaars bought, sold and otherwise associated with this kennel are
registered with the Federation Cynologique International (FCI), www.fci.be; Verband Deutsche
Hundwesen (VDH), www.vdh.de and
are certified for breeding according to the rules and regulations of the VDD.
vom Elderbach kennel has no association with the separate and distinct German
Wirehair Pointer breed that is registered with the American Kennel Club (AKC) or
any association with the Kennel Club organizations or various other
organizations such as North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association (NAVDHA).
Deutsch-Drahthaars associated with vom Elderbach kennel are performance tested
in officially sanctioned Jagdgebrauchshund (JGHV), www.jghv.de tests.