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MBCC History

Committee
Club Rules
Code Of Ethics
Breed Standard
Health Matters
Border Collie Colours
Puppy List

Border Heartbeat

Events Diary
Venue Directions

Agility
Breed Shows
~MBCC's Judging Criteria
Flyball
HTM and Freestyle
Junior Handling
Obedience
Obedience Judging at Crufts
Working Trials

Utility Certificate
Instinct Tests
~KC Herding Test
~Tribute to Old Hemp
Polly's Tale
Countryside Matters

Utility Roll Of Honour

Archive
Obituaries

Links

Secretary Hilary Kerr

MBCC holds Championship status in Breed and Obedience

Welcome to The Midlands Border Collie Club web site!

Each year the Midlands Border Collie Club holds:

1 Championship Breed Show (May)
1 Open Breed Show with Limited Obedience (October)

1 Championship Obedience Show (Easter)
1 Open Obedience Show (Easter)

Occasional Breed Judging Assessments & Educational Seminars

For Members Only there are:
Utility Days (when venue available)
Reduced entry fees at some of our Shows.

The Border Heartbeat newsletter is now available online to all readers

Bob Tunnicliff, Chairman
Email The Chairman
Tel: 01283 761507
Mobile: 07973 122473

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Detailed information on the club's aims and activities can be found by using the links on the left.

For upcoming events and current schedules please visit the Events Diary.

For show results within the past 12 months, please visit the page for the relevant discipline. Previous years' results can be found in the Archive.

For further information about any of the MBCC's activities, please email the Secretary, Hilary Kerr, using the link on the left, or phone 01580 890422.

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MBCC Ch Show 2018

MBCC's Championship Breed Show 2018 will once again be held in conjunction with The National Dog Show & will be on the Saturday (Gundog day) immediately preceding Pastoral day.

MBCC has been allotted the Sandylands Hall. We will have one ring and a 9am start, with dogs being followed by bitches.
Judges are Sian Jones (Sianworth) - dogs & Hilary Kerr (Borderclan) - bitches.
Entries via Higham Press.

There will be reduced 1st entry fees for all:
MBCC members - 1st entry reduced by £3 (now £12)
Non members - 1st entry reduced by £2 (now £15)
NFC £2

Border Collies will judged at The National on the following day by Mandy Dance (Emem).

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Show Border Collie Herding Test

MBCC is willing to sponsor candidates for the Kennel Club's SBCHT.

Interested parties should contact us for details

Update from the Roslin Institute on gonioscopy and glaucoma research can be found on the Health Matters page

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BORDER HEARTBEAT
We regret that we are currently unable to produce new issues of the Border Heartbeat.
MBCC is seeking a new co-editor to gather articles (collation & online publication will be taken care of as before), so if you're interested in taking on that role please contact Chairman Bob (email address above).

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The club stand at the Pet Show, August 2015

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Epilepsy Research: Download the Questionnaire & Sample Form. These forms can be used in conjunction with any epilepsy sampling clinic held in the UK. Should you wish to send samples to Finland yourself, please email PBHF Secretary Hilary Kerr for further instructions.

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A stunning, feminine head Perfect Balance Shaded Sable - one of the less well-known colours

Click on the thumbnails above to see a larger version of each photo.
Please note: many of the photos on this site are reached via a thumbnail preview. If you have a popup stopper program installed, you may need to hold your Ctrl key down while you click.

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Join The Midlands Border Collie Club:
A Membership Application form can be downloaded here. It is in .pdf format and you will need the free Adobe Reader to access the file once downloaded.
Current subscriptions are:
£7.00 single/£9.00 joint/£2.00 Junior

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