2017 GRCA National Specialty

Paws 'N Claws

September 22-30, 2017

Hosted by the Potomac Valley Golden Retriever Club

Welcome to the website of the 2017 Golden Retriever Club of America National Specialty. The Specialty is being held from September 22nd through September 30th, 2017, on Maryland's beautiful Eastern Shore, in Salisbury and nearby venues in both Maryland and Delaware. The area is known for duck hunting, famous Chesapeake Bay seafood and crustaceans, Atlantic beach resorts, and historic homes. Come join us and experience our Golden Retrievers at their best in an environment perfectly suited to show off their many talents and abilities.

Current Updates & Information

Date Page Notes
3/14/17 Trophy Webstore Trophy Sponsorship Webstore is now open.
4/19/17 Kathy Hagerman Paws 'N Claws Print Limited Edition - Place your order now!
6/5/17 RSVP Form

The updated RSVP Form is now available on the Forms page. Please note: If you printed an earlier version, it may have been missing instructions on how to make out your check.  Checks should be made payable to GRCA 2017 NS.

5/19/17 Field Trial, Hunt Test Volunteers needed for key HT and FT positions!
6/3/17 Call For Gunners 4 Call For Gunners 4 is now posted
6/3/17 Parade of Heroes Info on the Parade and Entry Form are now posted
6/3/17 Photographers Information on photographers and videographers is now available
6/22/17 Dinner/Banquet Tickets Dinner and Banquet tickets can be ordered using the RSVP Form. Online ordering is NOW AVAILABLE in the store: http://www.2017grcanational.org/grca-national-merchandise-store
 6/23/17 Parade of Titleholders Form  The Parade of Titleholders Form is now available.  Please go to the Parade web page for information about how to download and fill out the form.
Countdown: 2017 GRCA National 09.21.2017 08:00 AM 88 Days


Information will be posted on our Volunteers page.

In 2017, Yom Kippur falls on Saturday, September 30. Anyone interested in attending Kol Nidre services should contact Suzanne Miller.