The Canaan Dog Club of America

AKC Parent Club of the Breed

2019 CDCA National Specialty

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CDCA 2019 National Specialty

CDCA 2019 National Specialty
Franklin, Tennessee
Thursday, March 7, 2019

Hotel and Show Site | Schedule | Judges Education

as part of the Music City Cluster (4 day all breed Cluster, March 7-10, 2019)
In Franklin, TN.
Sponsored by Purina.
Should have club grooming area - no anticipated charge for power.
Several complimentary meals provided to exhibitors during the cluster.
Indoor X-pens, lots of grassy space outdoors.
Health Clinics offered, also repro services for collection/freezing.
On site vet.
Chair: Julie Haddy

Host Hotel - Hyatt Place
650 Bakers Bridge Ave
Franklin, TN 37067
(615) 771-8900

$144 per night, no pet fee - Deadline for Group Rate 2/8/19.
CDCA Room Policy applies

When making reservations for the 2019 CDCA National in March, you would like a room with two double beds, vs a king, ask for Kimberly at ext. 5105 and she can make it happen (the reservation folks can only make king bed reservations).

Show Site - Williamson County AG Expo Park
4215 Long Ln #100
Franklin, TN 37064

Music City Cluster usually offers an exhibitor appreciation dinner one evening, has health clinics and often has repro services available. RV parking available. Unfortunately no obedience/rally offered with this cluster.

Tentative Schedule*

When What Where
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
PM   Board of Directors Meeting Host Hotel - Davidson Room
6 PM   Dinner meeting
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
AM   Herding Duck River, TN
1 PM   Annual General Meeting Host Hotel - Williamson Room
Late afternoon   Show Site Set up - Club Grooming Area Will be Provided AG Expo Park
Evening   Welcome Party Host Hotel
Thursday, March 7, 2019
    CDCA National Specialty
Judge: David Kirkland
Sweeps - TBD
including Judges Education Seminar (see below)
AG Expo Park
Friday, March 8, 2019
    CDCA Supported Entry AG Expo Park
Saturday, March 9, 2019
    CDCA Designated Specialty
Judge: Dr. Eric Liebes
Sweeps - TBD
AG Expo Park
Evening   CDCA Banquet
Sunday, March 10, 2019
    CDCA Supported Entry AG Expo Park
*pending all approvals

Canaan Dog Judges Education Seminar

Thursday, March 7, 2019
At the Nashville KC, part of the Music City Cluster
Williamson County AG Expo Park, 4215 Long Ln, Franklin TN 37064

Seminar - 8am, Second Floor Banquet Room

Ringside Mentoring - during the National (include Puppy & Veteran Sweepstakes)

Hands On Workshop - 30 minutes after completion of National Specialty

Presenter: Amanda M Pough, CDCA Approved Breed Mentor and Breeder/Judge

No charge but RSVPs requested so sufficient materials will be available
RSVP to: Amanda M Pough,, text 802/272-7635

Potential for Ringside Mentoring at the Designated Specialty on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Tullahoma Kennel Club of Tennessee and/or the Supported Entries (Friday, March 8th and Sunday, March 10th) (all at same location) BY PRIOR ARRANGEMENT WITH AMANDA.