BTCA Application

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BTCA, Inc. Membership Application

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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

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

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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

BTCA, Inc. on line Application Membership appilcation made easy

The BTCA is working hard to establish a beautiful, healthy Biewer Terrier foundation in America. We are eager to work with people that have the same interests and goals that the BTCA, Inc. represents and welcome breeders and Biewer Terrier fanciers alike. The BTCA encourages junior participation, as we feel our juniors will play an important part in the future of the Biewer Terrier and will benefit from participating in show events early on. Our junior membership is complimentary with a paid parental membership.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the BTCA, please fill out the on-line application. Applicant must have the endorsement of a member in good standing. All applicants must agree to a personal interview. Upon acceptance you will receive a welcome letter from our Membership Director informing you of the good news. At that time you will be asked to pay your dues. Membership fees are $50.00. To use PayPal send $52.00 to If you have a website and would like to link to it, there will be a $10.00 fee for this service. You may pay by check if you chose not to pay the small PayPal handling fee.

If you would rather pay by check, make your check payable to the BTCA Inc. and mail it to:
BTCA, Inc.
Tammy Ryker
3289 Ashworth Rd
Waukee, IA 50263


"Please complete the following form in its entirety"


BTCA, Inc. Membership Application

Breeder Pet Owner

Tell us how to get in touch with you:


Where did you hear about the BTCA, Inc.?

Why do you want to become a member of the BTCA?

Who are your sponsors?

How long have you known your sponsors? Have they been to your home?
Have you ever been suspended from any breed club? Have you ever been suspended from an AKC affiliate club?

If YES explain when, where, why and the name of the organization.

Breeder Information:

Kennel name

Kennel URL (Web Address)

Where are your Biewer Terriers registered?

Name any current or past BTCA members you know.

What Dog clubs do you belong too (past and present)?

What Health Testing do you do?

How many years have you been a breeding?
How long have you been breeding Biewer Terriers?
How many Biewer Terriers do you own?
How many Biewer Terrier litters do you have a year?
How many other breeds do you own?
How many other breeds do you breed?

Show Information:

Are you currently showing Biewer Terriers? Do you show other breeds?
Conformation Obedience Rally Agility Performance

What venues do you show in?

What other breeds are you showing?

In the past two years, what type of competition have you been involved in?

Areas of Interest and Talents:

As a prospective member, would you be interested in serving on a committee?

Check all that apply

Judges Education Public Relations Advertising Newsletter Rescue
Ethics Committee By-Laws/Const. Accounting Yearbook Health
Breeder Education Social Media Fundraising Elections Agility
Expos/Meet-Greet Registrations Membership Web-site Confirmation
Are you an AKC Licensed Judge? Professional Handler? Licensed Dog Trainer?


Web-Site Information:

List & Link My Web-site:  A one time fee of $10.00 is required at time of application.
I DO NOT wish too have my E-mail Address listed on the website.
I DO NOT wish too have my phone number listed on the website.

Membership into the Biewer Terrier Club of America:
I have read and pledge to honor and uphold the Code of Ethics, Constitution, By-Laws, of the Biewer Terrier Club of America, Inc. and am governed by all rules and regulations as set forth by the BTCA and the American Kennel Club. Membership fees are due at the time of acceptance and run from January to January. There is no proration for mid-year acceptance and all dues are nonrefundable. When making application in December, your membership will also be applicable to the following year. If we find that you have falsified this application in any way your membership will be terminated immediately. I am acknowledging the terms of the above stated membership agreement by typing my name and date in the box below:
The typing of my name and date, constitutes my electronic signature.

By signing and submitting this application for membership consideration, applicant authorizes and agrees to hold harmless and without liability its officers to investigate, solicit, obtain and discuss any and all information pertaining to an applicant’s moral and ethical character as it relates to the standards and guidelines set by the BTCA and which is believed by the BTCA officers to have a bearing upon the applicant’s moral and ethical character. Applicant acknowledges that all information gathered shall be open for review and discussion among the BTCA officers as a part of the BTCA membership application process. I acknowledge that the BTCA, Inc. officers and their directors are volunteers and are not responsible for any errors or acts while representing the Biewer Terrier Club of America. The typing of my name and date, constitutes my electronic signature.

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The BTCA,Inc. does/will not sell, or authorize the use of this or any other information provided as part of this Application by unauthorized parties.

If you do not receive a response from our Membership Chairman within a week after filing your application, send an email to Iris Star at please. Thank you

***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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