BTCA Health Committee

Health Committee...

Biewer Terrier Club of America; Health Committee

Biewer Terrier Babies Make room for Daddy Biewer Terrier Trio Biewer Terrier Club of America Representative Lounging Biewer Terrier

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 ....

Life is wondeerful Beautiful Biewer Terrier Relaxing Precious Biewer Terrier Biewer Terriers Enjoying the Fall
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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....

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

Health Committee Mission Statement

To help our Biewer Terriers live long, healthy lives. To provide education that promotes Biewer Terrier health and responsible breeding practices. To encourage health testing and self-reporting of illnesses, to aid in identifying health issues within Biewer Terriers and establish priorities for solving them. To encourage and support research on health problems and to make the latest research results accessible to Biewer Terrier  breeders and pet owners.

Health Committee Chair; Mike Kruk ~ (920) 728-2478
Member; Gayle Pruett

Health Committee Policy;

Commit to educate the public and all breeders on health issues that may affect the Biewer Terrier. To encourage Biewer terrier owners to complete their roles in health testing, proper breeding, reporting of illnesses , etc..... Work with third parties in researching health issues and problems for the Biewer Terrier.

Health Committee Duties

  • Research and implement responsibilities and duties of a Health Committee.

  • Develop and implement an action plan for membership involvement.

  • Research and implement responsibilities and duties of a Health Committee.

  • Encourage health testing and list testing programs.

  • Assist Biewer Terrier owners in understanding health issues that may be associated with our breed.

  • Check the AKC website for existing research projects that may benefit our breed.

  • Notify members of existing research projects once approved.

***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***

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