Welcome to the website of the Border Terrier Club
The Club is the oldest of all the Breed Clubs in the UK and
was founded in 1920.
This site is for Club Members and others who would
like to find out more about the Border Terrier.
Browsing through the
site you will find information about the Club, membership, shows etc.
For those with a new interest in the breed, we hope to show you a
balanced view of the Border Terrier.
If you need any further help,
advice or to make a puppy or stud enquiry, please see the Contact Us
page where contact details of our Committee members are listed.
Essentially a working terrier
Although the Border Terrier is very adaptable and fulfils many roles, the opening paragraph of our
Breed Standard says that the
"Essentially a working terrier".
The Club is very proud of the
Breed's working traditions and issues Working Certificates to those
terriers who have proved themselves below ground.
The first Working
Certificate was issued in 1920.
List of Working Certificates
Latest News & Notices
Seminar on Requirements of a Dog Show Judge, Sunday 23rd June 2013
Location: The Stoneybeck Inn,Bowscar, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8RP
KC Accredited Trainer/Examiner: Mr Arthur Rowe
Click here for Booking Form
seminar is aimed at those requiring the KC Rules & Regulations
Certificate and anyone wishing to brush up on their knowledge. The day
will begin with light refreshments and registration at 10.00AM,
followed by a presentation by the speaker. A light lunch will be
provided ( please give details of any special dietary requirements at
time of booking). The afternoon will be a review of regulations and a
questions and answers session followed by the examination (anyone not
wishing to take the exam may leave at this time). The speaker will then
review the examination questions and answers finishing at approximately 4.30PM
2013 Judges List
Please click here
to download a PDF version of the BTC 2013 Judges List
BTC Championship Show, 30th March 2013, Low Hesket.
Our Judge Doreen Rushby with her main winners.
Full results & photos of our Championship Show held on 30th March can be found here
2012 Year Book
2012 Year Book has now been issued to all Members.
Please contact the Treasurer
if you have not received your book.
BTC Open Show, 23rd February 2013, Jedburgh.
Our Judge Anne Gregory with her main winners.
Full results, critique and photos of our Open Show held on 23rd February can be found here
BTC Open Show, 20th October 2012, Low Hesket.
Our Judge Miss Anita Harrison with her main winners.
Full results, critique and photos of our Open Show held on 20th October can be found here
Click here to read the revised Club Rules that are now approved by Members
Kennel Club following the Annual General Meeting on 31 March 2012
Club's Judges List is revised annually and we request that
Applications/Updates are to be received by Marjorie Staveley no later
than the 31st July for consideration each year. Full details of the
criteria and the questionnaire form can be found using the links below
Download Judges Questionnaire Form
Guidance Notes for Completion of Questionnaire