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The American Kennel Club Parent Club for the Border Collie.  We hope you enjoy your visit. Click the Facebook icon  for more BCSA updates. .


AKC BOARD MEETING: Our Bylaws will be discussed at the October 19-20, 2015 meeting.

BOARD MINUTES: In response to some questions regarding when Board minutes are posted, our revised policy is as follows.  The Recording Secretary sends the minutes to the Board within one week of the meeting.  The Board then has one week to review and vote their approval.  If no Board Member objects, the minutes are published within a couple days of the vote.  If any Board Member votes no, the minutes are held to be discussed and approved at the next Board meeting.  Those minutes are then posted within a couple days of that meeting.
HEALTH: The Health Committee has added information on three research studies that are seeking Border Collies that are affected with Melanoma, Border Collie Collapse and Border Collies with light/shadow chasing behaviors. 

BREEDER REFERRAL LIST: Click the arrow for BCSA's Breeder Referral List.

BOARD MEETING: Meetings are held the second Monday of each month.  Please send any items you wish the Board to discuss a week prior to the meeting. Agenda.

2015 NATIONAL SPECIALTY - 08/30/15 - 9/06/15: Carol Clark, Chair - E-mail Chair
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2016 NATIONAL SPECIALTY - 9/05/15 - 9/11/16: Chair Needed
  • Judge Nomination: Voting is now closed.  Voting opens 6/15/15 12:00am EST and ends 7/15/15 12am EST.  Results posted. 

2017 NATIONAL SPECIALTY - 09/04/17 - 9/10/14: Chair Needed

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The membership renewal deadline was 3/31/15.  If you did not renew, you will need to apply as a new member.
Kathy Sours, Membership Chair

NEW MEMBERS: We offer EZ on-line forms for both your membership application with credit payment (via PayPal) and your sponsor.  Or, you can choose US Mail forms.

09.15   Board Minutes - August minutes available
08.27   Titles Central - June & July AKC titles available
08.12   Judge Selection - 2016 Nomination results
07.26   Health Central - DNA Test Kits Available
07.26   Health Central - Test for Sensory Neuropathy (SN)
07.01   BCSA Store - On its 20th anniversary of AKC recognition, the Border Collie Society of America is pleased to offer a variety of quality clothing items with the official BCSA logo.
05.13   Judge Selection Policy - Updated
04.30   Breed Standard - Effective 7/1/15
04.14   Code of Ethics - Revised
12.31   Effective 1/1/15 the new address to send email to all board members is board16@bordercolliesociety.com.

PURINA PRO CLUB: The Purina Parent Club Partnership Program is an alliance between Purina and National Parent Breed Clubs to help promote canine health and well-being.

TAKE THE LEAD: With your help, TTL can make a difference in people’s lives. TTL provides direct services, support and care for people in the sport of purebred dogs who suffer the devastation of life-threatening or terminal illness. They welcome your support.



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