As the AKC Parent Club for the breed, the Spanish Water Dog Club of America, Inc. is dedicated to the protection and preservation of the Spanish Water Dog. The Club's goal is to provide education and support to fanciers, breeders and judges in order to maintain the structure and natural working abilities of the breed.
Early Onset PRA (eo-PRA) in Spanish Water Dogs: DNA test now available. Disease confirmed in the US and UK.
OFA Worldwide Spanish Water Dog Health Survey Launched
All owners of Spanish Water Dogs worldwide are highly encouraged to enter health information to understand what conditions are in our breed.
Congratulations to Colleen Nolan and Z (Ariosa Fundy Bay It's A Wonderfullife UD BN RAE2 CAX FCAT4 DS DJ CGCA TKI ) for their performance at the AKC FastCAT Invitational in Orlando, Florida. The fastest dog in each breed was invited. Z regularly runs at over 26mph. Placements at the event were the average three runs. Z was #25 out of all breeds, very respectable, indeed!
2021 National Specialty and Annual Meeting
June 24-27, 2021
2022 National Specialty and Annual Meeting
First weekend in August, 2022
2023 National Specialty and Annual Meeting
July 7-9, 2023
Ann Arbor, Michigan