UKC allows the american pit bull terrier to be registered as american bully.
Please see instructions and cost below:
Request for Breed Transfer to American Bully Breed
The fee for this service is $30.
A breed transfer is not available for dogs with a UKC APBT Conformation title.
RULES AND PROCEDURES REGARDING BREED TRANSFER
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
1. Only UKC registered American Pit Bull Terriers are eligible to transfer to the American Bully
2. Both Registrant/Owner(s) signatures are required, regardless of an “and” or “or” partnership, in order
to transfer the breed from American Pit Bull Terrier to American Bully.
3. Dogs registered with a Sole Signatory will require the signature of the Sole Signatory (first owner listed
on the registration certificate) on this application to transfer the breed.
4. The original registration certificate must be returned to UKC with this application. No faxed or
emailed applications will be accepted.
5. The dog must be at least six months of age at the time of the request.
6. Dogs accepted for a breed transfer who are ‘PR’ (Purple Ribbon Bred) will lose that designation on
their registration papers. This does not apply to the ancestors in the pedigree.
7. It must be understood that dogs accepted for breed transfer will lose all UKC registration numbers in
the pedigree for dogs that are registered as American Pit Bull Terriers. However, those dogs’ names
and performance titles will appear in the pedigree.
8. If the dog is accepted for a breed transfer, a new Registration Certificate, Performance Pedigree, and
Easy Entry® Card will be forwarded to you.
9. The fee for this service is $30. Please allow 6-8 weeks for processing. Accelerated shipping
services available. See fees on reverse side of this form.
10. All requests will be reviewed by the UKC Single Registration Committee.
11. Once this breed transfer is complete, this dog’s offspring will only be eligible to be registered as
12. I understand that prior to the date of this transfer, my dog was registered as an American Pit Bull
Terrier and UKC records will reflect that. I further understand that once this Breed Transfer is complete,
I will be unable to transfer back to the original American Pit Bull Terrier breed.
13. I understand that this application is being submitted for consideration and is no guarantee of transfer.
14. Points earned toward a Conformation title as an American Pit Bull Terrier will be forfeited if the breed
transfer is accepted.
15. Points and titles earned in performance events as an APBT will be honored and transferred to the
dog’s new UKC Registration number.
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UKC Breed Transfer Application for American Bully
My dog is currently registered as an American Pit Bull Terrier UKC Registration No. ___________________
Dog’s Registered Name: ___________________________________________________________________________
Sex: ■ Male ■ Female Color:______________________________________________________________
Has this dog earned any qualifying scores in a UKC licensed Performance Event? ■ Yes ■ No
Sole Signatory/First Registrant/Owner (print name): ___________________________________________________
City: ______________________________________________________ Province/State: ________________________
Postal code: _________________________________ Country: ____________________________________________
Phone: (___________)______________________ Email Address: __________________________________________
Second Registrant/Owner/Co-Registrant/Co-Owner (print name): _______________________________________
(if dog is registered with an “and” or “or” partnership)
By signing this application, I understand that, once this application is submitted, it becomes the property of UKC and will
not be returned. I understand and agree that although not required, any photographs I submit will also become the property
of the United Kennel Club and will not be returned. I give permission to the United Kennel Club to use photographs of my
dog in all forms of media, for any promotional purposes, including publicity, display advertising, educational purposes,
and editorial use. UKC reserves the right to refuse an application, as well as correct or revoke any UKC registration at any
time. UKC reserves the right to change any and all rules, fees, etc. without notice. UKC strictly prohibits dog fighting. Any
individual known by UKC to promote, support, raise dogs for fighting; knowingly sell, give, or trade dogs that will be used
in fighting or found to have participated in any way with dog fighting, including as a spectator, will be barred from all registration
privileges, event participation, and advertising with UKC for life.
By signing this application I agree to abide by all UKC rules, regulations, and policies; including the UKC Breeder
Code of Ethics. I agree that I understand the rules pertaining to this breed transfer application. Additionally, I attest that
all of the information and facts included on this form are true and correct.
I understand that prior to the date of this transfer, my dog was registered as an American Pit Bull Terrier and UKC
records will reflect that. I further understand that once this Breed Transfer is complete, I will be unable to transfer back
to the original American Pit Bull Terrier breed and any Conformation points earned as an American Pit Bull Terrier will be
forfeited. I understand that this application is being submitted for consideration and is no guarantee of transfer.
Sole Signatory/First Registrant/Owner (signature required)
Second Registrant/Owner/Co-Registrant/Co-Owner (signature, if applicable)
(Required if dog is registered with an “and” or “or” partnership)
(UKC is not responsible for undeliverable mail due to incomplete mailing addresses.)
UKC Office Use Only: ■ Approved ■ Declined
Fee:____________ In Date_______________ Operator__________
Checks and money orders must be payable in US funds and made to the order of:
United Kennel Club • Attn: UKC Breed Transfer Dept • 100 E. Kilgore Rd. • Kalamazoo, MI 49002-5584
Phone: (269) 343-9020 • www.ukcdogs.com
❑ Breed Transfer Fee …………….$30 each _______
(Completed and signed Breed Transfer Application must be
forwarded with the dogs original UKC Registration Certificate
for the breed transfer to occur.)
(Incomplete applications may result in processing delays)
Fees (Subject to change without notice) Credit Card Information (Major Credit Cards Accepted)
Cardholder’s Name ____________________________________________________
Cardholder’s Address __________________________________________________
Credit Card Number ____________________________________________________
Expiration Date ________________________________________________________
When requesting an accelerated service, write NEXT DAY AIR, EXPEDITED or RUSH on the outside front of the envelope.
Additional Services (Optional)
Accelerated Shipping* Options are available upon approval of application,
which may take 4-6 weeks.
*❑ Next Day Air Service …………………………………………………………….$60
(Available for physical mailing addresses in Continental US only / Saturday delivery is not available /
No P.O. Box addresses.)
*❑ Expedited Service ………………………………………………………………..$40
(Upon receipt at UKC, processed and returned within five business days, with tracking number.
Valid email address must be provided. Available in Continental US only.)
*❑ Rush Service ……………………………………………………………………….$30
(Processed within five business days of receipt at UKC/ does not include time in transit.)
GRAND TOTAL $________