National Specialty

2023 National Specialty:  Theme-“Dandies Rock”

Date:  June 3, 2023

Location:  Purina Farms Event Center

All-breed Show Cluster runs from Thursday through Monday (June 1-5, 2023)


Use this link to the DDTCA store to make your purchases or contributions:    National Specialty 2023 Purchases

Deadlines:  Fleece Jackets, Trophy fund & Contributions- May 10 — Banquet reservations May 15

June 2, 2023 – 

The Dandie Dinmont Terrier Club of America, Inc. Annual Meeting will be held on Friday, June 2, 2023 at 4:00 pm at the host hotel – The Holiday Inn at Six Flags.

June 3, 2023

DDTCA National Specialty Schedule: 

Judges’ Education

Health Clinic

Specialty Show – Sweepstakes Judge Bill Ellis and Regular Classes Judge Dana Cline

Post Show Banquet and Silent Auction

All events will be held at Purina Farms Event Center


You must call the hotel direct and ask for the Dandie Dinmont Block to obtain our rate. Tel 636-938-6661.

A copy of the 2023 DDTCA National Specialty Booklet (v3) is attached here.  Current deadline information is listed above and is not updated in booklet:

DDTCA 2023 Specialty Booklet (v3)


Sandra Pretari Hickson, Show Chairman;

Sandy Wolfskill, Assistant Show Chairman,