Breeding Rules

Pakistan Rottweiler Club (PRC) was formed to encourage and promote the quality breeding of purebred Rottweilers and to protect the interests of the breed. PRC has aimed itself to promote and develop the breed to achieve uniform compliance to the Breed Standard

We encourage our members and other Rottweiler owners to become knowledgeable to maintain the Breed Standard.

To achieve these goals it has been decided that all Rottweilers shall be Breed surveyed before being bred and litters inspected before the pups are registered and pedigrees issued. 

Rules for breeders and owners.

  • The dog must be 20 months old (minimum) before the mating .
  • The bitch must be 18 months old (minimum) before the mating.
  • Both the Sire and Dam must have their ZTP (Breed Survey) certificates before breeding (mating)
  • Minimum age for ZTP for a dog (male) is 18 months and for a bitch (female) is 18 months
  • A breeder is to inform the respective group breed warden regarding the litter within 3 days after the birth
  • The litter inspection shall be conducted at 8 weeks of age and it consists following examinations:
    • Pedigrees – in accordance with the litter registration application, 
    • Age of the parent animals on the day of the mating, 
    • Check of the Micro Chip number of the bitch
    • Overall condition of the bitch
    • Litter spacing 
    • Vaccination Records 

Evaluation of the litter

The bitch and puppies will be physically examined and observations will be noted concerning the following:

  • Bitch health and overall condition,
  • Puppies health and overall condition,
  • Prominent faults in puppies:
    • all faults of the bite overshot or undershot bite , wry mouth,
    • no testicle or only one testicles,
    • broken tails 

To apply for pedigrees for the puppies the breeder must give copies of the following documents to PRC Group Breed warden :

  1. Litter registration form
  2. Kennel prefix
  3. Stud certificate
  4. Pedigree certificate of both Sire and Dam
  5. Breed Survey (ZTP) certificate of both Sire and Dam
  6. Litter registration fees

Group breed warden submits all the above-mentioned documentation to the National breed warden. The National breed warden will review/endorse all the documents and forward them for processing of pedigrees

Maximum Age for Breeding

The maximum age for breeding is 9 years for females and 11 years for males. If a dog is 3 years and above (locally bred or imported) it will require one Breed Survey (Ztp) only 

Club Charges

All charges along with the form applications can be found at Fees & Forms page. All club services are exclusive to club members. To become a club member please visit Become a member page

National Breed Warden

The National Breed Warden appoints Group Breed Wardens who are available to all members for advice in breed matters. They supervise the breeding and observance of the breeding regulations.

Group Breed Wardens

Responsibilities of the Group Breed Wardens are numerous:

  • Litter Inspections
  • Micro Chipping of puppies.
  • Assisting the judge in Breed Survey (ZTP)
  • Handover the Ztp form to the owners on the spot 

If there is any other question or queries kindly contact your respective Group Breed Warden

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