AUSTRALIA'S NO. 1 NATIONAL IPO ORGANIZATION!
- OPEN TO ALL-BREEDS & ALL IPO COMPETITORS -
Schutzhund Australia (also trading as Working German Shepherds Australia and Working Malinois Australia) is foremost dedicated to Dogsport/Schutzhund, now called IPO, as the international sport for Working Dogs, developing Australian and New Zealand teams for high performance competition. We have Australia's highest credentialled Judges and performance teams, bringing the most IPO/SchH titled dogs in the country to trials, both at home and internationally. We support activities intended to preserve the characteristics, genetic vigour, service and sporting capabilities of working dog breeds such as German Shepherd Dogs, Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Rottweilers, Dobermanns etc. Our IPO Rules for Trials are those of the SV (VDH) / FCI.