National Specialty

Welcome to Dandie Week 2021

Your show committee has planned an exciting Dandie experience for everyone from “newbies to the breed” to “veterans.”

Click here or on the image to the right FOR YOUR GUIDE TO EVERYTHING “HAPPENING” AT THE NATIONALS and review the schedule of events. Pay close attention to deadlines, ordering instructions and contact information for all questions.

Save the Dates!!!

The 2020 and 2021 DDTCA National Specialties have been moved to the American Kennel Club National Championship cluster in Orlando, December 14 through December 19, 2021.

AKC is allowing two National Specialties this year to make up for those that were cancelled last year due to covid, so yes there will be two!!!!

  • 2020 DDTCA National Specialty (Designated) Thursday December 16, 2021
  • 2021 DDTCA National Specialty (Independent) – Friday December 17, 2021

Please Support our Specialties

Make a contribution, support trophies for both shows including class trophies, or purchase a commemorative T-shirt. All available in our store.

Judges: 2020 DDTCA National Specialty (Designated) – Thursday December 16, 2021

  • Ms. Jennifer Hecker: Sweepstakes Judge for Puppies age 6 to 24 months and Veterans age 7 and up
  • Mr. Robert Hutton: Breed Judge all regular classes, veterans and special events

Judges: 2021 DDTCA National Specialty (Independent) – Friday December 17, 2021

  • Mrs. Norma Ryan: Sweepstakes Judge for Puppies 6 to 24 months and Veterans age 7 and up
  • Mrs. Linda Gagnon: Breed Judge, all regular classes, veterans and special events

Additional information will be shared as it becomes available.

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