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New Member Applications, June 2018

The following applicants have applied for membership to BCSA. Applicants Posted June 1, 2018: Marsha Dales-Bain - Hacienda Heights, CA; Sharon Dowell - Glenwood, IA; Emily & Zach Garrett - Abilene, TX; Tammy Stillwater - Laurel Fork, VA; Susan Wallis - Colorado City,...

Welcome New Members!

Please join us in welcoming our newest members of BCSA, voted in at the April 2018 meeting:   Carla Giudice-Hu, Stevie Launder, Kasie McGee, Christina Sage, and Julie...

William the Circus Ringmaster

You read about William's Trick Dog performance in the last issue of Borderlines (p. 28). You read the script, and now you can see the full performance that earned him the AKC Trick Dog Performer title, the highest level of AKC trick dog competition. Open this full...

Board Minutes

The minutes for the February 2018 BCSA Board Meeting have been posted on the website. Board Meeting Minutes are located in the password-protected Members'-Only Area, which is available to BCSA members. The Member's-Only Area may be accessed in the toolbar at the top...

National Specialty Results

Official results for all 2017 National Specialty AKC events are now available on the National Specialty page of our website! Just click on the individual icon for each venue to read the results. Congratulations to everyone who entered and everyone who received...

We need input from herding exhibitors

By Lisa Pruka BCSA AKC Delegate This message is aimed at our members who participate in herding. I was reelected to the Herding Earthdog Coursing (HEC) committee at the most recent delegate meeting. As such, I was tasked with heading up a subcommittee to look at...

October 2017 Board Minutes Available

The minutes of the October 2017 BCSA Board of Directors meeting are posted here. 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...

AKC Outstanding Sportsmanship Award

In the American Kennel Club's ongoing efforts to recognize and celebrate its volunteer club members, The AKC Outstanding Sportsmanship Award program was established in 2006 to provide each member club with an AKC Medallion to award to one of its own on a yearly...

Welcome to the NEW BCSA Website!

After more than 20 years, let's face it...the BCSA website deserved an update. So a couple of years ago, the board of directors established a website redesign committee and vendor applications were invited and reviewed. The result of all that hard work is what you see...

The Road to Westminster

Westminster Kennel Club visited the BCSA 2016 National Specialty and profiled Danielle Davis on her "Road to Westminster." You can see that video by clicking on the photo above. In addition, the crews talked with 2016 National Specialty Show Co-Chair Barbara Palmer in...