Harlequin Pinscher Association Forms


HPA Litter Registration Application

Use this form to register a qualified litter of Miniature Pinscher and/or Harlequin Pinscher Puppies.

Both parents must have required Genetic Clearances of 'clear' status for MPS VI, PLL and Cystinuria on file with HPA.

All Sires (*Dad) must have a DNA profile on file for sire verification.
Any Dam with 3 litters or more must have a DNA profile on file for dam verification.

This is a 2-sided form and BOTH sides are required to be filled out and signed.

Click Here for  HPA Litter Registration Application (*front side)

Click here for  HPA Litter Registration Application (*back side - puppy info)

HPA Dual Registration Application

Use this form to register a qualified Miniature Pinscher to be used in a Harlie breeding program.  
Required Genetic Clearances of 'clear' status for MPS VI, PLL and Cystinuria are required to be submitted with Dual Registration Application to be eligible for HPA registration.  (*those not submitting the required Genetic Clearances will be placed in the ACR database).

All Males are required to have DNA profile submitted and females upon 3rd litter.

HPA does not accept for dual registration any Harlie registered with any other registry other than ACR nor does HPA accept ANY dual registration from Continental Kennel Club (*CKC) or Certified Pedigree Registry (*CPR).
Others are accepted on a case-by-case basis based on information submitted.
HPA reserves the right to refuse any submission which violates our policies, standards or is not in the best interest of the Association and/or it's database.

Click here for HPA Dual Registration Application

HPA Annual Dues Form:

Use this form to submit required Annual Dues.

Why Dues?

There is an annual Dues fee for breeders registering litters with HPA.   These Dues offset the everyday cost of doing business.

Annual Dues Cost

The Annual Dues are $25.00 per Individual per year starting from January 1 and ending December 31(*For families who have more than 1 in a household registering the cost is $10.00 per additional name and must be submitted on the initial Dues form.)

Who must have current Dues Paid

Any breeder registering a litter for a Given year must have current Dues paid for the year the Litter was born and for the year of the Registration Request.
Any individual wishing to access the Harlequin Pinscher Chat Board must have current Dues paid.

*HPA reserves the right to refuse any request ___
It is the responsibility of the individual to keep their dues current.Notices will not be sent for delinquent dues.

Morals & Disclosure Statement

In addition to dues is a requirement for all breeders to submit a fully filled out accurate and signed Morals and Disclosure Statement.

Failure to accurately disclose information may result in Suspension and/or Ban from HPA.

Click here for Annual Dues, Morals & Disclosure Statement Form

Breeders List:

Find HPA breeders by clicking the link below.
On the Breeders page is also those which are suspended and those that have been banned.

Click Here for the HPA Breeders List

Harlequin Pinscher Association

About Us

The HPA is the only approved Registry for the Harlequin Pinscher breed.
It was established by Nancy Anderson - the breeder who redeveloped the Harlequin Pinscher bringing it out of extinction.

Read about the HISTORY of the Harlequin Pinscher

Read about the GENETICS of the Harlequin Pinscher

Required DNA Testing for Breeding

The HPA believes in responsible breeding and responsible dog ownership therefore HPA requires ALL dogs being used for breeding to be tested Clear or Clear by Parentage/Lineage for MPS VI, PLL and Cystinuria.
All Males must be DNA profiled for parent verification and All Females with 3 litters or more.

Harlequin Pinscher Panel Test Kit can be ordered from Orivet.


Microchip Requirement


ALL Harlies and/or Miniature Pinschers registered with the HPA are required to be microchipped

Microchip Registration


The American Animal Registries has their own Microchip Database - "Onboard" in which animals of all species and breeds may be entered into.
Microchip Registration Forms are available by Clicking Here

Microchip Purchase


Microchips may be purchased from AAR by contacting the registry.
$12.50 per chip (*includes syringe/needle & purchaser registration)

$25.00 per chip w/Free Registration Transfer to Puppy Buyer

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Contact a Representative


Nancy Anderson





Janice Burns




Mailing Address

*Regular Mail Only - Our Staff will not sign for mail

Harlequin Pinscher Association

P.O. Box 360

Fouke, AR. 71837

American Animal Registries

To ask Registry questions or processing time please contact AAR directly at


Please note our staff will not sign for mail.  All mail must be sent regular post.