Join Now

CONSIDER JOINING THE GPCA

We invite you to join The German Pinscher Club of America. Please use the following links to print out the official GPCA application and review the code of ethics.

Read more

Club Information

AKC NATIONAL PARENT CLUB

The German Pinscher Club of America, Inc. is a member of the American Kennel Club and, as such, is the only National German Pinscher Breed Club which is recognized and sanctioned by the AKC.

Read more

AKC Standard

GENERAL APPEARANCE

The German Pinscher is a medium size, short coated dog, elegant in appearance with a strong square build and moderate body structure, muscular and powerful for endurance and agility. Energetic, watchful, alert, agile, fearless, determined, intelligent and loyal.

Read more

Health

MISSION AND GOALS

Our mission is to provide reliable current information on health related issues that may affect German Pinschers. Our goals are to encourage participation in and support research to improve the health of future generations.

Read more

The German Pinscher is an ancient breed of great intelligence and high energy.
They are medium sized and robust with a strong prey drive.
Alert and intelligent, they are outstanding performance dogs as well as companions with an instinctive drive to protect home and family.
Because of their strong will, intelligence and independent nature, obedience training is a MUST! Red, Black and Tan, Blue and Tan and Fawn are acceptable colors.