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Our March 21 meeting has been cancelled because of predictions for a snow storm. Our next meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 18, at O'Connor's restaurant, 1160 West Boylston Street, Worcester, Massachusetts. The board will meet at 7:30 p.m. followed by the general membership meeting at 8 pm.


To apply for an award as the breeder or owner of a Great Dane that received a title during 2017, please complete the Awards Application and email it with a copy of the appropriate AKC certificate(s) to Tami Bradford (cosmicdanes@verizon.net) by April 30, 2018. Watch for more information on our annual awards presentation.


Spring Specialties

Our 49th independent specialty show and sweepstakes will be held the afternoon of Saturday, May 12, 2018, in Brooklyn, Conn., concurrent with the St. Hubert Kennel Club show. A designated specialty will be held that morning at the St. Hubert Kennel Club show. Judges will be Donna Clark for the designated specialty in the morning and Judy Harrington for the concurrent specialty in the afternoon. Nicole Bartlett will judge the sweepstakes. Entries will close April 25, 2018. Link to independent specialty premium list.
Last year, we drew majors in both sexes for both specialties. Check out a few pix from 2017 in our photo gallery.

Fall Specialties

Our 2017 fall specialties were held Saturday, November 25, in conjunction with the Windham County Kennel Club show at the 2017 Thanksgiving Classic Cluster on the grounds of the Big E in West Springfield, Mass. Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who participated in and supported our shows. Results can be found on Infodog.com.

If you would like to donate to our Specialty Trophy Fund, you can do so through PayPal:

Obedience and Rally Trial

Our All-Breed Obedience and Rally Trials were held Saturday, June 11, 2016,
at the Silver City Canine Training Center in Taunton, Mass. Congratulations to all the participants.

Comments? We'd love to hear them. E-mail to:
Kim Thurler (e-mail: KimThurler@vfemail.net)
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