German Terms

PARTS OF THE DOGS ANATOMY

1, Head - (german term) - Kopf.
2, Neck - (german term) - Nacken.
3, Lower Jaw - (german term) - Unterkiefer.
4, Upper Jaw - (german term) - Oberkiefer.
5, Withers - (german term) - Widerrist.
6, Back - (german term) - Rucken.
7, Loin - (german term) - Lenden.
8, Croup - (german term) - Kruppe.
9, Thigh - (german term) - Keulen.
10, Hock - (german term) - Sprunggelenke.
11, Paw - (german term) - pfote.
12, Upper Arm - (german term) - Oberarm.
13, Elbow - (german term) - Ellenbogen.
14, Pastern - (german term) - VordermittelfuB.
15, Shoulder - (german term) - Schulter.
16, Tattoo no - (german term) - Taetowier nr.
17, Temperament - (german term) - Verfassung.
18, Proportion - (german term) - Verhaltniss.
19, Front - (german term) - Vorne.
20, Soft ears - (german term) - Weiche ohren.
21, Breeding value - (german term) - Zucht bewertung (zb).
22, Strong - (german term) - Kraftig.
23, Powerful - (german term) - Kraftvolle.
24, Legs - (german term) - laufe.
25, Medium size - (german term) - Mittelgross.
26, Muzzel - (geran tern) - nase.
27, Overshot bite - (german term) - oberchlachtig.
28, Far reaching - (german term) - raumschaffende.
29, Topline - (german tern) - ruckenlinie.
30, Tail - (german term) - rute.
31, Gun shy - (german term) - schusscheu.
32, Steep - (german term) - steiler.
33, Firm - (german term) - straff.
34, Big, large, tall, - (german term) - gross
35, Large ears - (german term) - gross ohren.
36, Light - (german term) - hell.
37, Hind quaters rear - (german term) - hinderhand.
38, Hind legs - (german term) - hinterlaufe.
39, Testicals - (german term) - hoden.
40, Soft ear tip - (german term) - kippohr.
41, Bone strenght - (german term) - knockenkraft.
42, Sloping - (german term) - abfallende.
43, Level bite - (german term) - aufbeisser.
44, Eyes - (german term) - augen.
45, Character/expression - (german term) - ausdruck.
46, Chest - (german term) - brust.
47, Narrow - (german term) - engr (eng)
48, Faults - (german term) - fehler.
49, Firm/solid - (german term) - fest.
50, Firmly built - (german term) - festgefugt.
51, Gait - (german term) - gang.
52, Structure - (german term) - geprage.
53, X - rayed - (german term) - gerontgte.
54, Long - (german term) - gestreckt.
55, Angulated - (german term) - gewinkelt.
56, Straight - (german term) - gerade.

THESE ARE TERMS USED IN GERMANY ON THEIR PEDIGREE'S
"a"- Zuerkannt - These are the three categories,
"a" - Noch Zugelassen - Permissible Hips
"a" - Fast Normal - Near Normal Hips
"a" - Normal - Normal Hips

TITLES & RATINGS
V-A = Excellent Select, ( German term ) - ( Vorzuglich-Auslese )
V- = Excellent, ( German term ) - ( Vorzuglich )
SG- = Very Good, ( German term ) - ( Sehr Gut )
G- = Good, (German term ) - ( Gut )
A- = Sufficient, ( German term ) - ( Austreichend )
M- = Faulty, ( German term ) - ( Mangelhaft )
U- = Insufficient, ( German term ) - ( Ungenugend )

All the above will be procceded by ZB, it will look something like this ZB-VA, etc.
ZB = Conformation Show Rating, ( Zuchtbewertung ) then some of the above v-a etc.

TITLES FOR WORKING
SchH I,II, or III - Schutzhund I, II and III, ( Tracking, Obedience, and Protection work. )
IPO I, II or III, International SchH I, II and III - ( Internationalae Prufungsklasse I, II, and III)
FH = Most advanced tracking title for a tracking dog, - ( Faehrtenhund )
HGH = Herding dog, - (German term)-( Herdengebrauchshund )
ZH I, II = Customs dog,- (German term )-( Zollhund )
DPH = Service police dog,-(German term)-(Dienstpolizeihund)
DH = Service dog,(German term)-(Diensthund)
PH = Police dogs,-(German term)-(Polizehund)
PFP I, II = Police tracking dog I or II, (German term)-(Polizeifaehrtenhund I, II)
PSP I, II = Police protection dog I or II, (German term)-(Polizeischutzhundprufung I, II)
GrH = Border patrol dog,(German term)-(Grenzen Hund)
LawH = Avalanche rescue dogs,(German term)-(Lawinen Hund)
BIH = Guide dogs for the blind,(German term)-(Blindenhund)

BREED RATINGS
KKL, 1 - Korklasse, 1,Breed Surveyed Recommended For Breeding.
KKL, 11 - Korklasse, 11, Breed Surveyed Suitable For Breeding.
Lbz, - Lebenszet, Lifetime Rating.
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