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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2019 Dues Notice      Judge Nomination Form     Life Member Update

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Picnic, lure coursing practice and fun match, Saturday September 21, 2019 at the Lima Kennel club show grounds, 1050 N Thayer Rd, Lima, OH 45801. Take I-75 exit 125, east (route 309) a couple miles and turn left (north) on Thayer Road. Show grounds are on the right, just north of Proctor & Gamble. There are lots of trees to park under for shade, and inside restrooms with running water. Lure Coursing practice starts at 10:00. No charge. There will be ASFA certifications available. The grounds are unfenced, but the coursing will be in the back, a long ways from the road. Picnic is Pot Luck at 11:30. Bring a dish to share, and your drink. Plates, cups and silverware will be provided. There is a kitchen with a stove and refrigerator. Conformation Fun Match is at 1:00, at the pavilion. All Borzoi are welcome to enter. Judge is Grace Conally of Vala Rama Borzoi. No entry fee. Enter that day, using the dog's call name. AKC registered name and registration number not needed. Spayed/neutered borzoi eligible for all classes. Classes: 4 - 6 months, 6 - 12 months, adults (non-champions), Champions, veterans. (Classes may change depending on the entry). Special Competition for longest head, longest tail and cutest trick. First place only to be awarded in each class. Others in the class will be Runner-ups. Prizes Awarded. Have dog-realted items new or gently used leashes, crates, coursing blankets, borzoi artwork, that you would like to sell ? There will be plenty of room under the pavilion or in the building, to display them. flyer  Any Questions please contact Anne Midgarden at 419-302-8191 teineborzoi@nktelco.net

October 19, 20, 2019. AKC lure coursing trials, fenced field, Lima Ohio. Anne Midgarden chairperson. Amy Sikula, trial secretary.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - Specialty show with the Lima Ohio kennel club all-breed show indoors in Columbus Ohio. Borzoi judge for Saturday Carol Spritzer (Spritzkof Borzoi), puppy & veteran sweeps judge Jennifer Steele (Auroral Borzoi).   Amy Sikula, specialty chairperson. MB-F superintendent. Closes October 30. 4 days of all-breed shows, same site. Thursday Sandusky kennel club borzoi judge Alberto Berrios, Friday Dayton kennel club provisional borzoi judge Mary Elliott, Sunday Central Ohio borzoi judge Anne O'Reilly

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - concurrent MBC Specialty show outdoors at Kalamazoo Michigan.  Borzoi judge Gwen Post (Mutzko Borzoi), sweeps judge TBD. (Borzoi can show twice on Saturday, at the MBC Specialty and at the Grand Rapids all-breed show.

Saturday, August 8, 2020 - MBC supported entry with the Cudahy kennel club all-breed show outdoors at the Franksville Wisconsin park.    Borzoi judge TBD.

Saturday, November 14, 2020 - MBC Specialty show with the Lima Ohio kennel club all-breed show indoors in Columbus Ohio.    Borzoi judge Kalen Dumke (Nonsuch Borzoi), sweeps judge TBD.

Saturday, May 29 or Sunday May 30, 2021 - MBC Specialty show outdoors at Kalamazoo Michigan.  NOTE that this planned event will not be held, due to the Borzoi Club of America changing the dates of the National to May 22-29, at Roberts Center in Wilmington Ohio.

Saturday, August 14, 2021 MBC specialty show at the Cudahy kennel club's all-breed show, outdoors in Franksville, Wisconsin. Judges TBD.

May 28 or 29, 2022 - concurrent MBC Specialty show outdoors at Kalamazoo Michigan

Saturday, November 19, 2022 - MBC Specialty show with the Lima Ohio kennel club all-breed show indoors in Columbus Ohio.

Saturday, May 27 or Sunday May 28, 2023 - MBC Specialty show outdoors at Kalamazoo Michigan.  Borzoi judge TBD, sweeps judge TBD.

Saturday, August 12, 2023 MBC specialty show at the Cudahy kennel club's all-breed show, outdoors in Franksville, Wisconsin. Judges TBD.

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 Finals for the MBC Member Award Year (1 September 2017 - 31 August 2018)

Top Obedience & Rally           Top Lure Coursing Dogs

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

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MBC Bulletin   (updated July 9, 2019)        Meeting Minutes & Reports    (updated August 24, 2019)

MBC Constitution    MBC Code of Ethics Guidelines        

Membership Application  (pdf)     Membership  Application    (word doc)

MBC Standing Rules   (as of August 15, 2019)

MBC Officers & Directors (updated June 8, 2019)

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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  September 4, 2019.     © 2019 Midwest Borzoi Club.      All Rights Reserved.