Border Terrier Club of America
2024 National Specialty

March 15 – March 21, 2024

The Hill Country Youth Event Center
3785 Hwy 27
Kerrville, Texas 78028

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2024 National Specialty Start Times

Saturday, March 16th
Agility – Indoor Arena 8 am
CGC Trick Dog Therapg 7 am
Earthdog Judge seminar 9 am
Scentwork 7:30 am

Sunday, March 17th
Earthdog – Flatrock Dog Park 7 am
Fast CAT 7:30 am to 12:30 pm
Welcome Party and POH 5 pm – 8 pm
Obedience and Rally Run through 8:30 pm

Monday, March 18th
Fast CAT 7:30 am to 12:30 pm
Health Clinics 10 am to 4 pm
Obedience 9 am
Rally 10:35 am to follow Obedience Lunch at Judges Discretion
NASDA 8 am

Tuesday, March 19th
Total Dog 7:30 am
Sweepstakes 9 am
Junior Showmanship After Sweepstakes
Breed Seminar 1 hour after Junior Showmanship

Wednesday, March 20th
4-6 month puppies 8 am
Regular classes 9 am
JE lunch break at judges discretion
JE hands on
AGM 5:30 pm
Banquet/Silent Auction 6:30 pm

Thursday, March 21st
Conclusion of Regular classes 8 am
Best Otterhead
Awards Banquet/Live Auction 6 pm

March 16, 2024|Categories: 2024 National Specialty|



ShowDogVideoPros will be LIVE streaming the show, as well as providing RECORDED streaming video class-by-class each day after the judging.  All the info for signing up and buying a ticket is here: https://showdogvideopros.com/BorderTerrier/


ShowDogVideoPros will be offering a full suite of video products for purchase both now (before the show), at the show, and afterwards.  Here is the direct link to our Flash Drive Video Store for the BTCA 2024 show:  https://showdogvideopros.store/collections/btca-2024-border-terrier-national-specialty-show

March 6, 2024|Categories: 2024 National Specialty|

Not Too Late to Sign Up

It’s not too late to signup for events at the 2024 Border Terrier national Specialty in Kerrville, TX!

Sign ups for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Awards dinners have been extended to March 6th.

The Earthdog Judges Seminar closes on March 1st.
Earthdog Seminar Sign up: NOW CLOSED

Entries for Earthdog tests close on March 8th.
Earthdog Premium: https://specialty.btcoa.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/BTCA_Premium_2024_Earthdog_v3.pdf

If your Border Terriers are competing in performance events, don’t forget to sign up for Total Dog Challenge.
Total Dog Sign Up: NOW CLOSED

After you register for the health clinic, login to OFA and setup/link your Border Terrier’s OFA profile to the National Specialty Health Clinic.

Register for Health Clinics: NOW CLOSED

Instructions for OFA Eye Clinic registration: NOW CLOSED

OFA Website Login: https://online.ofa.org/login/

February 27, 2024|Categories: 2024 National Specialty|


INSTRUCTIONS for OFA EYE CLINIC registration: https://specialty.btcoa.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/OFA-Submission-Instructions.pdf

OFA Website Login: https://online.ofa.org/login/

You fill out your dog’s information, use the code, and Dr. Cichocki will fill in his results on line. You will provide OFA with your credit card for the OFA fee.
The results are posted on the OFA site almost immediately.

January 22, 2024|Categories: 2024 National Specialty|

BTCA National Specialty Seminars

The Border Terrier Club of America committee members have worked hard to bring some fabulous seminars at the upcoming National Specialty:

Breeders Education Seminar – Free March 19, 2024

Earthdog Judge Seminar – $30 March 16, 2024

Judges Education Seminar – Free March 20, 2024


January 16, 2024|Categories: 2024 National Specialty|
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