The Parents Field : This field contains an indicatore if Sire or Dam are present on this dog’s record. Very useful for line- chaser activites. If the Sire is present, the field contains S. If Dam is Present, the field contains D. If the parent is not present, there is a “?” mark in the field. Therefore, SD means both parents are present, D means Sire is missing, S means Dam is missing, and “??” means both parents are missing. Here is the kennel window with the Work with Dogs page active
Figure: Work with Dogs Page, Kennel Window You have the following fields to work with Sort List By : Choose to put the list in order by Registered name, Primary Registration Number, or call name. Position : Type in characters oft he name or number you have the list sorted by. Uppercase or lowercase does not matter. As you type each character, The Breeder’s Standard 2005(tm) will move the Work with Dogs data grid to the first record where the name or number starts with the typed information. You have the following buttons Batch: This button will activate the Batch Processing window (see The Batch Operations Window on page 69). This window lets you enter the same information to many animals atone time. DataMaster(tm) : Activates the DataMaster(tm) search and replace engine for cleaning up the cat database. Add : This will cause The Breeder’s Standard 2005(tm) to add anew dog record using the Dog Notebook. Change : This will open the Dog notebook with the selected dog. Double-clicking the left mouse button will also do the same. Delete : This will delete the highlighted dog from the database. Print List : This button will bring up the Sleuth Listing for Work with Dogs. Use this to print a specially scanned list of dogs. Simply choose what animals you want with DogSleuth, set the order to display the records with the Sort By button, and click Print List.