Biewer Terrier Club Committees

BTCA Committees...

Biewer Terrier Club of America; Committees

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Biewer Terrier Babies

Beautiful Biewer Terrier Babies. Whether you have two or ten together, they are always happy and loving towards each other....

I think someone is trying to get on the couch.

Although I am taking up all the room right now, I will move over....

Biewer Terrier Trio

The Biewer Terrier is a very loving, obedient breed....

Biewer Terrier

This is a near perfect example of the Biewer Terrier. Long soft, silky hair, a beautiful tri colored face with good symmetry, and great conformation....

Lounging Biewer Terrier

I can not think of anything better, than lounging with my Biewer Terrier ....

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"Biewer Terrier Info"

All about the Biewer Terrier. Whether you are a breeder or a pet owner, you will find some very interesting and helpful articles as you read about this delightful, enchanting breed.

"About the BTCA"

Here you will find a host of material about the BTCA, Inc., including membership enrollment, history, By-Laws and Constitution, plus information in general on club activities.

"BTCA Resources"

Here you will find resources the BTCA finds helpful.  Information about membership, registrations, committees, available puppies, Rescue, AKC, etc....

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What's New

Great News! The BTCA, Inc. is now licensed for Agility Competitions. We are planning our first Competition November 5, 2018 at the Bella Vista Training Center in Lewisberry, Pa. This will be an AKC All Breed and Mixed Breed Agility Trial. For more information contact our Companion Sport Chair Yolando Russell at or (516) 623-9249. We are also on the calendar for June 17th, 2019 and November 4, 2019. If we aren't prepared by November to enter, we have a whole year to practice!! Come out and see the Biewer Terriers show off their talents.

Current News

July 9th, 2018 the AKC board approved the Biewer Terrier for advancement to the Miscellaneous class. The Biewer Terrier will officially move into Miscellaneous on July 3rd, 2019. This is a huge accomplishment for the breed and for the BTCA, Inc.

Recent Events

Wisdom Panel Test Results Explained

The new 4.0 has 6 individual tests in which to evaluate the dog, giving us more information to make a better analysis of whether we have a purebred or not. We take into consideration each test result and evaluate a dogs purity based on those results. Your dog may show inconclusive on one test and still be a purebred dog. For help contact

About the Biewer Terrier Club of America, Inc....

Biewer Terrier Club of America Committees

The Biewer Terrier Club of America Committees are the heart beat of the club. They make sure that each aspect of the club is running smoothly and the rules of the AKC are followed and kept up to date.

By-Laws Committee:
The By-Laws are the clubs rules and regulations of operation. The by-laws not only outline the officers duties and responsibilities but the way the membership should conduct itself. The by-laws are set up in accordance with the AKC's requirements for all Parent Clubs. We will make sure the by-laws are in compliance with AKC and serve the needs of Biewer Terrier Terrier Club of America, Inc.
By-Laws Chair chair: Ann Schultz ~ (410) 676-5549
Committee Member: Gayle Pruett
Committee Member: Myrna Torres ~ (626) 355-1013

Ethics Committee:
To enforce the Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics for which every member has agreed to abide by in a positive manner and hold those in violation accountable accordingly.
Ethics chair: Kathryn Roberts ~ (740) 868-8241

Intellectual & Compliance Committee:

Intellectual & Compliance Committee Chair: Michelle Lyons ~ (720) 471-9784
Committee Member: Myrna Torres
~ (626) 975-8895

Health Committee:

Health Committee Chair: Michael Kruk ~ (920) 728-2478
Committee Member: Gayle Pruett
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History Committee:
To represent the Biewer Terrier Club of America, Inc. (BTCA) with honesty and integrity. To thoroughly investigate, gather and document the history of the club and the Biewer Terrier.
Historian: Gayle Pruett
Committee Member: Myrna Torres ~ (626) 355-1013
Committee Member: Ilona Shanklin

Membership Committee:
To assist anyone interested in becoming a member of the BTCA with their application. Review applications, interview applicants and sponsors and recruit new memberships. After a full investigation, the committee reports it's findings and recommendations to the board.
Membership chair: Doni Cervantes ~ (951) 830-2747
Committee Member:Kat Roberts ~ (740) 868-8241

Publicity Committee:
Provide a direction to committee members in acquiring and publicizing information about the BTCA, Inc. and Biewer Terrier. Assist with the formatting, scheduling, marketing and distribution of these publications.
Publicity Chair: Debarah Billings ~ (423) 483-9242
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Registration Help Committee:
To assist anyone interested in registering their dog/dogs with the Biewer Terrier Registry of America (BTRA) and the American Kennel Club (AKC). To explain the rules and procedures of the BTRA and the AKC.
Registration chair: Gayle Pruett
Committee Member: Myrna Torres ~ (626) 355-1013
Committee Member: Jonathan David ~ (561) 637-3856

Show Committee:
To represent the Biewer Terrier Club of America (BTCA) and the American Kennel Club (AKC) with integrity and sportsmanship. To organize show events and keep accurate records of wins and titles.
Show Chair: Ann Schultz ~ (410) 937-5432
Assistant Chair: Michelle Lyons ~ (720) 471-9784

Standard Committee:
Submit the accepted standard as approved and voted on by the membership of the Biewer Terrier Club of America, Inc. (BTCA, Inc.) to the American Kennel Club (AKC). To educate the general public on the standard for the Biewer Terrier and help individuals understand and apply the standard to their dog/dogs when breeding and showing.
Standard chair: Gayle Pruett
Committee Member: Myrna Torres ~ (626) 355-1013
Committee Member: Ann Schultz ~ (561) 637-3856

***Mars testing can now be done with a cheek swab through the Wisdom Panel website. The "Cheek Swab Kit 4.0" is the only acceptable test for the Biewer Terrier***

For information on registering with BTRA, email

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