June Specialty and Meeting

Our summer specialty will be Friday, June 22, 2018 at Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area. Superintendent is Jack Bradshaw. The weekend will be the Great Western Terrier Specialties at the same location.

We will have our exhibitor and member hospitality area all three days. Morning coffee and pastries will be available. There will also be a luncheon available on Friday and Saturday.  Donations gladly accepted to defray the cost.

A club meeting will be held on Friday following breed judging at the hospitality area.

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Annual Club meeting May 26, 2018@ 6 PM

The club’s annual club meeting will be held Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 6 pm at Coco’s, corner of Foothill Blvd and Euclid in Upland, Ca.  Meeting is open to club members and guests. No host dinner.

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Upcoming agility trial and meeting April 28/29, 2018 at City of Industry

Our annual agility trials are being held at Industry Hills Expo Center. They are on Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29, 2018. Spectators are welcome! There are bleacher seats, real bathrooms and the food concession serves good food are reasonable prices!

Members and friends of the club, if you are willing to work at the trials, please send an email to Pam at K9volunteers@rocketmail.com. Let her know you are with the Border Terrier Club of Southern California.

Additionally, we will be holding our meeting on Saturday April 28, scheduled to start about noon. We will work around any members that are working/running dogs. At this meeting, nominations for board positions will be taken from the floor. The nominating committee slate is:

President: Star Ott
Vice President: Sandra Tool
Treasurer: Richard Griswold
Secretary: Xandra Wagner
Board Members:
Sue Friley
Rhelda Hughes
Dana Dacier

Hope you can join us!

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Meet the Breeds at Silver Bay Kennel Club shows

Our next event is being held during the Silver Bay Kennel Club shows at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. It is February 24 and 25, 2018. We will have a club meeting on Saturday at 3 PM at the breed booth. At this meeting, we will be selecting the nominating committee.

Hope to see everyone there!


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Indio details

The judging program for the Desert Empire Terrier Club and Palm Springs Kennel Club shows has been posted.

Thursday: Ring 11  9 AM   Border Terrier Sweepstakes   6-8               Ms. Marcie S. Dobkin

Ring 11   11 AM Border Terriers   9-13 (10-3)             Ms. Virginia Latham Smith

Friday:  Ring 10  9 AM  Border Terrier Sweepstakes   6-8          Ms. Tammy Colbert

Ring 9   12:15 PM  Border Terriers   9-13 (10-4)            Mr. Robert E. Hutton

MEETING ON FRIDAY:  Meeting will be held at The Tack Room at 2:45 PM.

Saturday: Ring 14  9:10 AM  Border Terriers  11-11 (10-3)     Mr. Timothy Catterson

Sunday:  Ring 9  9:15 AM  Border Terriers   9-11 (8-3)     Mrs. Mareth K. Kipp


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Next event: Specialty at Indio

The upcoming Christmas party has been cancelled. So our next club event is our supported entry and designated specialty at Indio, Ca. on January 4 & 5, 2018. One hour after best of breed on Friday will be our club meeting, held at The Tack Room. This has proven to be a popular place the last couple of years, with food and drinks available and a nice ambiance on the patio area. Here’s hoping for lovely weather for the weekend.

Happy holidays to all!

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Fun Day Veteran’s Day Nov 11, 2017 @ Calico Ghost Town

Saturday, November 11, the club will be hosting a FUN DAY with our dogs at Calico Ghost Town. Calico is a historic silver mining town located off I-15 at Yermo, Ca. It is about 15 miles north of Barstow. The town is very dog friendly and even has a vendor catering to dogs, Dorsey’s Dog House! Plans include fun scent work at various areas of town.

Address: 36600 Ghost Town Rd., Yermo, Ca.

Park hours are 9-5 daily.

Admission costs:

Adults: $8

Youth (4-11):  $5

Under 3:  Free

Annual Family Pass:   $50.00. (Valid for 12 months from date of purchase. Excludes special events and holidays. Valid ONLY at Calico Ghost Town.)

Dogs: $1 each and must be kept on a 6′ leash

There is RV parking, for those wanting to come and camp.

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