All U.S. residents applying for membership in the Miniature Pinscher Club of America must be sponsored by two MPCA members in good standing.

All applicants must complete and sign an application (with Sponsor Form completed and signed by two sponsors) and the MPCA Code of Ethics.

An MPCA Membership Application is available for download in PDF format (see link at left). To request that an application be sent to you by mail, contact the MPCA Membership Chair.

Membership dues are sent to the MPCA Treasurer and are due by December 31st each year.

Membership pins will be given after ten years of membership and every five years following that. (10 years, 15 years, 20 years, etc.)

If you are interested in becoming an MPCA member, download and complete the following forms:

MPCA Membership Application

MPCA Code of Ethics


New Member Information

Each new member receives the following information and priviledges:
A new member packet that includes:

  • Letter
  • History
  • Characteristic Flyer
  • Code of Ethics
  • MPCA Pedigree Form
  • MPCA Decal
  • Illustrated Breed Standard Pamphlet
  • MPCA Constitution and Bylaws, Standing Rule
  • Futurity Rules
  • MPCA Membership List and Breeder Referral Directory

The following flyers:

  • Everything You Want To Know But Were Afraid To Ask
  • Things to Think About Before Breeding
  • Checklist For Prior To Bringing Home A Min Pin
  • Is Your Dog Breeding Qualtiy
  • Common Sense Guidelines

All MPCA members receive a subscription to the MPCA’s quarterly publication the “Pinscher Patter”. MPCA members may be included in the MPCA Breeder Referral Directory and/or the breeder referral section of the website.

Update Form

Member Information

Please be sure to notify the MPCA if you change your address, phone or email address. Contact us and submit your change of information.


Breeder Referral

Always purchase from a reputable breeder.
Check out the following links:

MPCA Breeder Referral

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