We are the UK's No. 1 and premier organisation for everyone interested in the Portuguese Podengo. Our aims are:
To promote the interests, health and welfare of the Portuguese Podengo.
To promote responsible ownership through the provision of education and support.
To encourage best breeding practices and ensure the original purpose of the breed is preserved.
You can find out more about the Association and our activities here.
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Welcome to our website - here's how it works: NPPA tab - details about the Association and its activities, how to join us and links to pay your subs via PayPal. Breed tab - information about the breed including the breed standard, history, a list of breeders and a gallery of photos. Welfare tab - lots of health and welfare information and also where we'll put our periodic health survey. Events tab - details about NPPA events. Shows tab - news about our own show, Crufts, Monografica and other events. Links tab - links to various dog organisations, FB pages etc... Misc tab - all the legal stuff and our Privacy, Cookie and Data Retention Policies, plus an archive of older material.
Where else are we?
We have a very active Facebook group with over 500 members and we regularly post podengo pictures to our Instagram account. You can click on the links here or in the footer of every page to go direct to these social media accounts - why not join us or follow us for a regular fix of all things podengo?