Canine lexicon

ENGAGEMENT CLASSES in exhibitions:

C.PUP.M. / C.PUP.F. : Class Pupil (Puppy) Male / Female

C.D.M. / C.D.F. : Beginner Class Male / Female

C.J.M. / C.J.F. : Young Class Male / Female

C.O.M. / C.O.F. : Open Class Male / Female

C.T.M. / C.T.F. : Working Class Male / Female

C.CH.M. / C.CH.F. : Class Champion Male / Female

CVM / C.V.F. : Veteran Class Male / Female

SECURITIES

CACS: Certificate of Aptitude for Compliance with the Standard

RCACS: Reserve of Certificate of Aptitude for Compliance with the Standard

CACIB: Certificate of Aptitude for the International Beauty Championship

RCACIB: Reserve of Certificate of Aptitude for the International Beauty Championship

BOB / BOG: Best of Breed (Best Of Breed) / Best of Group (Best Of Group)

BIS: Best All Breed Show Dog (Best In Show)

Ch.Int. or CHIB: International Beauty Champion

QUALIFIERS OBTAINED IN EXHIBITION OR COMPETITION

EXC: Excellent

TB: Very Good

B: Good

AB: Fairly Good

TP: Very Promising (only compliance with the standard)

P: Promising (only compliance with the standard)

AP: Fairly Promising (only compliance with the standard)

Insufficient: Insufficient

ABBREVIATIONS USED IN WORKING DISCIPLINES

TAN: Natural Abilities Test

CACT: Certificate of Aptitude for the Work Championship

RCACT: Reserve of Certificate of Aptitude for the Work Championship

CACIT: Certificate of Aptitude for the International Work Championship

RCACIT: Reserve of Certificate of Aptitude for the International Work Championship

CHIT: International Labor Champion

CHTGT: Champion Work on Shot Game

TR: Trialer

ChTF: French Work Champion

ChTA: English Work Champion

ChTPO: Pursuit Working Champion (greyhounds)

GENERAL ABBREVIATIONS

TAN: Natural Abilities Test

CSAU: Certificate of Sociability and Aptitude for Use