2011 International Armbruster
Shreveport, LA : October 19-23, 2011

VDD/GNA, the Big Rivers Chapter, and Shreveport, Louisiana would like to welcome you to the 2011 Armbruster Zuchtprüfung. The Armbruster is the premiere testing and social event for the Deutsch-Drahthaar breed in North America!

The Waterwork and Form/Haar Judging will be done west of Shreveport in the Greenwood area.

Entry Requirements

Dogs eligible to enter the 2011 Armbruster must meet the following requirements:

  • Have scored a minimum of 65 points at a VJP.
  • Have a clearly visible beard
  • Meet minimum Form/Haar standards of G/G (Determined at pre-evaluation)
  • Be certified HD-frei
  • Have the HN designation
  • Be gunfire tolerant in water (Determined at pre-evaluation)
  • Be willing to freely enter the water and search (Determined at pre-evaluation)

Anyone interested in entering the Armbruster should contact the Prüfungsleiter Cal Bambrough by email or phone to let him know of your interest or intent to enter. By doing so you will be sent a packet containing entry forms and all information needed to complete the entry.

Most chapters will offer Armbruster Pre-Evaluations at training days this summer. If anyone is having trouble getting qualified, or has any questions, contact Brandt Hardy or Cal Bambrough.


For up to the minute Armbruster information, go to www.vddgnabrc.org


The host hotel for the 2011 Armbruster will be:
LaQuinta Inn and Suites - Shreveport
6700 Financial Plaza
Shreveport, LA 71129
Local Tel Number: 318-671-1100
Reservation Number: 866-527-1498
Ask for the VDD-GNA Armbruster Group to receive this rate