How to become a member: 

Individual Registration

Note: If you are a member of an affiliate club, your registration may be provided through your club. Please contact your club directly to confirm.

Registration Form

Individual Membership Fee: $30

Club Registration

Your club must be a registered non-profit in order to be an affiliated club with HDSA-NS. For more information on how to become a registered non-profit, please visit

Registration Form

Club Registration Fee: $5 per Club member*

*Note, this registers the Club itself, but does not include individual memberships. To purchase individual memberships, please see above!

Benefits of Club Registration & Membership:

  • Regulations, a code of ethics, and a code of good practice for harness dog sport activities
  • Centralizing website enabling the connection of the Nova Scotia community of harness dog sports clubs and enthusiasts and the wider harness dog sport community
  • Promotion of your club and harness dog sports events on the HDSANS website and social media
  • Assistance in development of club initiatives such as races, events, clinics, and trail systems
  • Support for race directors with respect to:
    • Organization
    • Race officials & course marshalls
    • Course selection, marking, and measurement
    • Timing
    • Publication of events and results
    • Support for club members seeking to participate in harness dog sports at competitive and non-competitive levels