2023 National Specialty Special Events

An exciting new $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to the student who is judged Best Junior Handler at the 2022 BTCA National Specialty in June.

The Junior Handler or his/her family must be a member in good standing of the BTCA or an affiliate/ regional club at the time of the National Specialty. The BTCA Health and Scholarship Foundation will reserve the funds until the student is accepted at an accredited junior, community, or 4 year college. The Scholarship must be used within 2 years from the date of his or her secondary school graduation.



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Welcome Party June 12th
Parade of Honor June 13 Showcase your Border Terrier by entering the Parade of Honor and have your dog’s photograph and bio on display throughout the entire National Specialty! Leslie Sprando
Junior Showmanship June 14th Each Junior will do a presentation of their dog and receive a certificate to commemorate showing at the National Specialty.
All Junior exhibitors should submit a photo of themselves and their dog along with a brief bio – 150 words or less
Stephanie & Hailey Sorensen
Breeders Education Committee Seminar June 14th Does your dog Grab Ground?
It will be a comprehensive seminar on Front Assembly. As always there will be a hands on and question and answer portion.
Junior Handlers Party/Seminar June 15th We’ll be celebrating our Junior Handlers. All junior exhibitors are encouraged to attend and bring their dogs for the workshop. Stephanie & Hailey Sorensen
AGM Dinner & Silent Auction June 14th

Reservation Deadline May 31st

Deirdre Toner
Audry Metro
Awards Dinner & Live Auction June 16th Deirdre Toner
Audry Metro