The OHCA is the primary guardian of the Otterhound breed. OHCA members determine the breed standard, code of ethics, and performance awards.
No other organization cares more for the Otterhound or tries harder to promote and protect our breed across North America.
Support Otterhounds & make new friends!
The "New Member" button will take you to an application you can submit online,
or scroll to the bottom to print and mail.
Welcome back! The renewal period is open November 25 - December 31, 2023.
You can submit online or print and mail from the "Renew Now!" button.
Please refer to OHCA Bylaws for more details. If you missed the renewal period, simply submit a New Membership Application.
OHCA is the parent Club to the American Kennel Club (AKC).
OHCA provides educational information to pet owners to help them obtain healthy dogs from member breeders.
Membership in OHCA is for you:
Benefits of OHCA Membership
The United States of America
--Northeast Region (Green)
--Southeast Region (Purple)
--Southwest Region (Orange)
--Midwest Region (Beige)
--West Region (Blue)
OHCA hosts "Meet the Breed" events throughout the year. Upcoming events can be found on the Events calendar.