BCSA Top 20 Event at the 2017 BCSA National Specialty

The Border Collie Society of America is delighted to announce the names of the dogs who have qualified for the prestigious 2017 BCSA Members “Conformation Top 20.” This esteemed conformation event will be hosted at Purina Farms, Gray Summit, Missouri on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. Doors open at 6 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres will be served and there will be a cash bar.

Event Tickets

Please note changes this year for booking “Tickets” which can be purchased at the cost of $25 per person. Ringside tables (maximum six guests per table) and seating will be available. For anyone wishing to reserve a table(s) in advance, please send, via email, your guest list to Lorna Menaker. Additionally, should you have any questions or require further information, please email: lorna4ann@yahoo.com

The deadline for purchasing tickets was August 18.

Qualifying Dogs

The following dogs have qualified for the 2017 Members Top 20 Conformation Event in accordance with the AKC Breed Rankings from May 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017, and an owner being a 2016/2017 BCSA member of good standing. A personalized invitation will be sent out to the BCSA member owner/co-owner. All past winners are eligible for competition. All dogs are eligible for the “People’s Choice Award.” Dogs are listed in alphabetical order.

GCHG CH Avatar Bayshore Dare Ewe To Be A Hot Shot CA
Heidi Laskowski/J Frank Baylis

GCH CH Avatar Bayshore Now You See Me CGCA
Rebecca Kirzner/Aaron Kirzner/Stacy Einck-Paul/J. Frank Baylis

GCH CH Border Aller Big Winners At Jbk
Jodie Keener

GCH CH Borderton Untold Desires CD RE HSAs CA RATN CGC
Ellen Edwards/Terry Edwards

GCHG CH Brittemar Sportingfields Right At Home
Kathy Kaul/Dionne Butt

GCH CH Echowyn Ewe Cruze N 4a Bruze N CGC
Paula Holcomb

GCH CH Hollowshot’s A Twist Of Fate
Debbie Arnold/Taylor Cridland

GCHS CH Hot Shot Dare Ewe
Heidi Laskowski

GCHP CH Majestic Elite Clever Endeavor PT
Ricki Johnson/J Frank Baylis/Ronni DeLay

GCHB CH Pawcific Dream Date HSAs
Jennifer Fish/Kathy Fish/Emily Barnhart

GCHS CH Powerhouse’s Superstition
Heather Henisey

GCH CH Prairie Fire’s Charismatic Aces ‘N 8’s By Bayshore
Amy Novak/Frank Baylis/Kevin Harsch/Stacy Einck-Paul

GCHB CH Premiere Game of Thrones HSAs
Adrian Smith/Deanna Smith

GCHG CH Riveredge N Heronwood Ura Sportingfield
Lesley Early/Barbara Laffer/Michael Brill

GCHS CH Snofire Winter Snow Princess
Lisa Monk

GCH CH Sporting Fields Heir Apparent
Dionne Butt/Dave Einck/Amanda Giles

GCHS CH Sportingfields Oh No Mister Bill
Michael Beadle/Dionne Butt

GCHS CH Sporting Field Robinson N Caruso
Dionne Butt

GCH CH Stonesriver’s All About That Bounce
Mike Freeman/Jackie Freeman/Tracie Parra/Alicia Parra

GCHG CH Wildfire’s My Boy Four RN HSAds HSBd HIAd HIBd
Carol Michel

Catalog and Entry Information

Catalogs will be available for purchase at the event, at a cost of $10 each. Included with the Catalog will be a one “People’s Choice” ballot paper, which will enable the spectators to choose and vote for their favorite dog.

An owner of each qualifying dog is invited to provide the following information for the’ “Conformation Top 20” catalog. Please email all the information and photos to lorna4ann@yahoo.com before the entry closing date July 28, 2017. You may pay for your entry using the online form below. Alternatively, you may pay for your entry by mailing a check, payable to BCSA, for $50 to Adrian Smith, BCSA Treasurer, P.O. Box 940322, Simi Valley, CA 93094.

Dogs Name To Appear On Rosette (only AKC titles will be included)
Call Name
Date of Birth
Short Bio (approx. 200 words)
3-Generation Pedigree
Color Photos (300dpi or greater) One stacked profile photo and one head study photo.
Please note that photos may be cropped.

Entries for the BCSA Top 20 closed on July 28, 2017.

QUESTIONS: All Conformation Top 20 inquiries or questions about the event should be addressed to:
Lorna Hastings Menaker, email lorna4ann@yahoo.com or Ronna Stewart email ronna526@gmail.com