New Member Applicants October, 2015

The WDA Office has moved as of June 6, 2014, contact information can be found in the left-hand side menu area.

All WDA business, including without limitation the issuance of score books, obtaining approval for events and releases of judges, Tattoo and Microchip Certifications as well as the processing of matters relating to SV programs such as Hip and Elbow Certifications, Dental Notations, Breed Surveys, and DNA Certifications will be handled by the WDA Office.

Any questions or concerns may additionally be directed to Dan Yee or Alethea Caldwell Munsinger.


The German Shepherd Dog Club of America-Working Dog Association, Inc. (GSDCA-WDA) is dedicated to the welfare and betterment of the German Shepherd Dog. The GSDCA-WDA is a corporation separate and apart from, but closely allied and associated with the German Shepherd Dog Club of America, Inc. (GSDCA).

Through its relationship with the GSDCA and their membership in the World Union of German Shepherd Dog Clubs (WUSV), the GSDCA-WDA is able to offer internationally recognized events and programs to its members.

  • Local, regional and national trials and shows
  • Qualification trials and shows for the selection of dog and handler teams to represent the United States internationally
  • Training seminars
  • Helper certification events
  • Judges program
  • HGH herding program
  • Internationally recognized breed surveys
  • Member clubs throughout the country dedicated to training, showing and trialing
  • The official publication of the GSDCA-WDA, The Complete German Shepherd Dog published bi-monthly

GSDCA-WDA offers an opportunity for you and your family to become involved in activities with your dog. Any number of personal goals can be fulfilled from the development of your dog into a sound, well-rounded companion to International competition representing the United States.


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