Silky Terrier Club of America, Inc.

Member American Kennel Club


Are you interested in judging puppy and veteran sweepstakes in 2017?

Interested in judging Veteran and Puppy Sweepstakes at 2017 National Specialty? If so, you may submit your own name as well as the name of another as a candidate, including a provisional judge, or anyone licensed to judge other breeds. An individual approved or licensed to judge Silkys is not eligible.

To apply, please contact Frances Garrison by email for a Consent Form and Questionnaire or click download links below. The deadline for receipt of Sweeps application is Saturday, December 16, 2017. If there is more than one applicant for the assignment, a vote by ballot will be made by the Silky Terrier Club of America membership. The 2017 Specialty will be held August 9 -11 at the MCM Elegante Hotel in Albuquerque, NM and the Sweepstakes judging is scheduled for Thursday, August 10, 2017. If you have any questions, please contact Frances Garrison.

Click here for Sweepstakes consent form

Click here for Sweepstakes Questionnaire

2017 National Specialty Guide &  Consolidated Order Form will be Online Soon!

visit our Specialties and events page for current details as they unfold!

Seeking Performance Coordinator - Submit interest to Board by October 1, 2016

We missed having obedience and rally in 2016 and hope that with planning, budgeting, fundraising, and promotion the Club can once again bring these events back to the Specialty.  If you are interested in serving the Club as Performance Event Coordinator working with Diane Angeli (Specialty Coordinator) and the Board, please submit your name in writing along with a paragraph or two on your background, how you would approach managing, promoting, leading a team of volunteers, and running a successful event to Club Secretary, Lee Kouski (, on or before October 1, 2016 for consideration.

In order to make the 2016 Specialty truly out of the ordinary, we need your support.  A donation to the General Fund, of any size, is greatly appreciated.  The names of all contributors will be listed in the STCA Newsletter and in the Specialty Catalog if received by June 21, 2017. 

STCA & Cafe Press have teamed up to offer STCA Logo Merchandise

go to and see all the wonderful gifts that can be customized with our logo!!! What gift would be better then that of our beautiful Silky Terrier? Don't wait and get your orders in now for Christmas with a portion of the proceeds going to support our club!!

link to our store is

Donate to the STCA General Fund

Celebrating our Future through Junior Showmanship