breeders, owners, exhibitors and fanciers of the Karelian Bear Dog
to the website of the American Karelian Bear Dog Alliance.
The American Karelian Bear Dog Alliance
will concern any and all individuals committed to the
preservation and protection of this Finnish national treasure, and
hopes to build a group of enthusiasts who will maintain the
integrity of this breed in North America by establishing the
a written code of ethics for owners and breeders that will
create a strong and dedicated liaison of supporters.
and maintain matters pertaining to ongoing health concerns.
a breed standard that will be universal throughout North
current registrations by the Federation Cynologique
Internationale, Canadian and United Kennel Clubs.
a Board of Directors who will provide information, perform
seminars and other public services with no intent of personal
or professional gain.
these tasks under the direct auspices of Suomen Pystykorva
jarjesto - Finland's parent breed body.