Herding Associations in the USA
AHBA - American Herding Breeds Association
AKC - American Kennel Club
ASCA - Australian Club of America
USBCHA - United Stated Border Collie Handlers’ Association
AHBA accepts all breeds. Membership includes a bimonthly newsletter with interesting articles and titles reports.
USBCHA accepts all breeds for open and nursery; local associations should be checked about breeds for open ranch, ranch, and novice.
AKC and ASCA specify the breeds that are eligible to participate in their sanctioned events. Check the above links for eligible breeds; these change periodically.