MIDWEST BORZOI CLUB, INC.

The Midwest Borzoi Club was established in 1947.  MBC is one of the few multi-state regional AKC breed clubs.  MBC is approved by the AKC to hold conformation, obedience, and lure coursing events in Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana and Wisconsin.  Membership is open to all, regardless of where you live. 

 

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the April 2018 Bulletin is available

               * * * Planned EVENTS for 2018 and 2019 * * *

Midwest Borzoi Club Membership Meeting and presentation of annual awards, May 27, after the borzoi judging. Lunch (from Panera) during the meeting. $8, make lunch reservations with Laura Hyatt. 

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - Specialty show with the Kalamazoo kennel club all-breed show outdoors at Kalamazoo Michigan.    Borzoi judge Karen Dumke (Nonsuch Borzoi), sweeps judge Gale Snoddy (Melockoff Borzoi).   Chairperson Laura Hyatt.  $30 entry fee, $22 additional entry same dog, $25 puppy and BBE classes, $30 non-regular veteran classes, $22 puppy and veteran sweepstakes.  Classes for Puppy Sweepstakes 6 - 9 months, 9 - 12 months, 12 - 15 months and 15 - 18 months. Winner of Borzoi Puppy Sweepstakes eligible to compete in Hound Group Puppy Sweepstakes Sunday.   Spayed and neutered veterans can be entered in the Veteran Sweepstakes. Classes for Veteran sweepstakes 7 - 9 years, 9 - 11 years and 11 years and older.  Winner of the Borzoi Veteran sweepstakes eligible to compete in the Hound Group Veteran Sweepstakes Sunday.   MBF superintendent.  Closes May 9.      (4 all-breed shows, same site.  Thursday borzoi judge Gloria Geringer, Friday Ken Murray, Saturday Thomas Kilcullen, Monday James Sillers).

Saturday, August 11, 2018 - Specialty show with the Cudahy kennel club all-breed show outdoors at Caledonia Mt Pleasant Memorial park, Franksville Wisconsin.    Borzoi judge James E. Frederiksen, puppy & veteran sweeps judge Kristina Terra (Zabava Borzoi).   Borzoi can show twice that day, at the Cudahy all-breed show (judge TBD) and at the MBC specialty in the afternoon.  Chairperson Pamela Leichtnam.   Roy Jones superintendent.  Closes July25.

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - Concurrent Specialty show outdoors at Kalamazoo Michigan.  Part of 5 days of all-breed shows, same site.  Borzoi judge Barbara O'Neill (Sheyash Borzoi), sweeps judge Valori Trantanella (Vitrina Borzoi). Borzoi can show twice that day, at the Grand Rapids all-breed show (judge TBD) and at the MBC specialty in the afternoon.  Chairperson Laura Hyatt.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - Specialty show with the Lima Ohio kennel club all-breed show indoors in Columbus Ohio.   4 days of all-breeds shows same site.  Borzoi judge for Saturday Carol Spritzer (Sprizkof Borzoi), puppy & veteran sweeps judge Jennifer Steele (Auroral Borzoi).  

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 Finals for the MBC Member Award Year (1 September 2016 - 31 August 2017)

Top Obedience & Rally              Top Lure Coursing Dogs - AKC       Top-ASFA

Top Conformation (for males and females, based on BOB and BOS wins)

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MBC Bulletin           Meeting Minutes & Reports   (updated March 10, 2018)

MBC Constitution       MBC Code of Ethics Guidelines        

Membership Application  (pdf)     Membership  Application    (word doc)

MBC Standing Rules   (as of 1 March 2018)

MBC Officers & Board       MBC  Committee Chairpersons

Guidelines for the Chairperson of an MBC Trophy Supported Entry

Guidelines for the Chairperson of an MBC Specialty

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Links :  Regional Borzoi Clubs' specialty shows           Borzoi Club of America         

National Borzoi Rescue                                    Greater Twin Cities Borzoi Club    

Borzoi Club of California                               Borzoi Club of Northern California 

Rocky Mountain Borzoi Club                          Lone Star Borzoi Club      

Borzoi Club of Delaware Valley                          Borzoi Club of Greater Omaha      

  This site was last updated  April 10, 2018.      2018 Midwest Borzoi Club.      All Rights Reserved.