Watch our video, showing how the IHF works to protect our breed


We are very pleased to bring you this short promotional video on the work of the International Hovawart Federation. The video shows how the international work of the IHF helps protect and promote the interests of our breed in all its 16 member countries.

As well as showing the work of the IHF in ensuring that breeding is based on a clearly stated standard, with special emphasis on health issues, the video also displays the energy and versatility of our amazing breed, with dogs and their owners thoroughly enjoying a wide varieties of activities.

We invite you share with us the powerful elegance of our beautiful breed.

Peter Thome, IHF President