About TOPLINE

Topline members are dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of German Shepherd Dogs and people by promoting responsible breeding and/or ownership through training, education and community events.
If you share in our mission and meet the membership requirements, we invite you to join us.

Member benefits include:

    • discounts on training classes and special events
    • access to Topline’s extensive training reference library
    • club sponsored social events

To become a member an applicant must:

    • Be at least sixteen (16) years of age.
    • Be a member of a household or family that owns at least one (1) pure bred or ILP German Shepherd Dog as defined by the American Kennel Club.
    • Have two members as sponsors.
    • Must work one club event to the satisfaction of the event chair.
    • Must attend one business meeting.
    • Must complete and submit the membership application with the initiation fee of $75.00 plus first year’s dues.  Annual dues are presently $25.00.
    • Admission to the club requires a three-fourths (3/4) majority vote of the members present.
      If the vote is less than a 3/4 majority, your initiation fee and first year dues will be returned.