BTCA Standard Committee

Standard Committee...

Biewer Terrier Club of America; Standard Committee

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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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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.

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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.

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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 yokamori@aol.com 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 btregistryhelp@yahoo.com

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

Standard Committee Policy;

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 Committee Chair; Gayle Pruett
Committee Member; Myrna Torres
Committee Member; Ann Schultz

Standard Committee Mission Statement

Protect the composition of the Biewer Terrier. To advance the development of the Biewer Terrier breed with guidance and encouragement to follow the Standard of the Biewer Terrier as forth by the BTCA, Inc. and the AKC. To aid the judges, breeders and the general public in understanding the standard and its purpose.

Standard Committee Duties

  • To assist anyone interested in learning more about the standard of the Biewer Terrier.

  • As a new breed we have the responsibility to provide an accurate description of the purebred Biewer Terrier.

  • The committee chair will provide the Judges that are judging our dogs with an informational guide to understanding the Biewer Terrier.

  • We shall encourage all those who have an interest and love in breeding and showing the Biewer Terrier to follow the standard defining the Biewer Terrier accepted by the BTCA, Inc. and the AKC.

  • Encourage breeders to health test their dogs before breeding and too only breed the healthiest and best examples of the purebred Biewer Terrier.

 

***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 BTregistryHelp@yahoo.com.

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