Welcome to Sunny California!
The Bearded Collie Club of Southern
California (BCCSC) is honored to be your
Host for the 2012 BCCA National Specialty.
All but the Herding event will be held at the
Pacific Palms Golf Resort in Industry City --
an easy drive from the many airports serving
the greater Los Angeles area. (Agility is just
around the corner from the Host Hotel.) Our
week of events includes Herding, Agility,
Obedience/Rally, Futurity, Conformation,
Junior Showmanship, a Health Seminar,
Judges’ Education, Sweeps, Parades, a
“Hang Ten”Auction and fabulous Auction/
Awards banquets ... and, of course, tons of
To the many who have contributed to and
those who will enjoy the Show ~ Thank you
Hooray For Hollywood!
Anna Marie Yura & Wendy Marciante
SATURDAY & SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6-7
S chedule OCTOBER 11
BCCA Herding Trial, Bel Canto Ranch, Lancaster, CA 4-6 Month Beginner Puppy Competition, Ring 1
MONDAY, OCTOBER 8 Veteran Bitches
Agility, Expo Center “Vineyard”, City of Industry, CA Judges’ Education Seminar, Host Hotel “Pine Valley”
Welcome Party, Host Hotel “Celebration Lake” (pm) BCCA AGM Meeting, Host Hotel “Pebble Beach” (pm)
BAD Dinner, Host Hotel “Cherry Hill” (pm)
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9 Junior Sportsmanship, Ring 1 adjacent to Host Hotel
Rally & Obedience, Rings 1 and 2 adjacent to Host Hotel Stud Dog
Futurity Brood Bitch
Health Seminar, Host Hotel “Pebble Beach” Best of Breed
BCCA Board Meeting, Host Hotel “Medinah” (pm) Awards Banquet, Host Hotel “Colonial” Ballroom
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10
Dog judging, Ring 1 adjacent to Host Hotel **SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
Veteran Dogs Up-to-date Show Information will be
Rescue, Therapy & Titleholders Parades available in the
Auction and Auction Dinner, Host Hotel “Colonial Pavilion”
Hospitality Suite (Mezzanine Level).
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Joel Levinson Jan McAninch
Adrian Lopez 17531 Montbury Circle
Ted Ondrak (Instinct Testing) Huntington Beach, CA 92649--4823
OBEDIENCE & RALLY Sarah Fitzell
Pauline Andrus (Obedience) P.O.Box 7991
Larry Andrus (Rally) Riverside, CA 92513
4-6 MONTH PUPPY email@example.com
CONFORMATION, OBEDIENCE & RALLY
FUTURITY BaRay Event Services Inc.
Cindy Alspaugh PO Box 4090
Susan B. Lybrand (360) 683-1507
FAX (360) 683-6654
Sue O’Brian http://www.barayevents.com/
Host Hotel: User name and password are all lowercase
Pacific Palms Hotel & Conference Center User Name: beardedcollies
One Industry Hills Parkway Password: cutedoggie
Industry Hills, CA 91744
www.PacificPalmsResort.com Hotel Reservations by Phone: (800) 524-4557. Please be sure
and identify yourself as a BCCA-2012 attendee when calling the
HOTEL ROOMS AMENITIES INCLUDE Coffeemaker~Full size hotel so as to secure our negotiated room rate and pet fees.
ironing board and iron~mini-bar~safe~flat screen TV~hot water
kettle~fine linens~plush bathrobes~High- tech desks and We have created a waiting list for rooms at our preferred rate.
ergonomic chairs~Complimentary wi-fi in all guest Please contact Esther Hernandez, Reservations Manager, at the
rooms~Free USA Today~ Pacific Palms, firstname.lastname@example.org (626)
854-2567. When a room is cancelled from our group, she will
DINING AND ENTERTAINMENT contact you. This plan is ONLY good until August 22.
RED~a new contemporary restaurant & bar offering beautiful
lakeside dining with dramatic fire pit and panoramic views A credit card is required to hold reservations. A deposit equal
Cima~ Restaurant and Sunset Patio to 50% of your stay will automatically be charged to your credit
card 45-days in advance of your check-in date, or at the time
HOTEL SERVICES you make your reservation if that date is less than 45-days from
Full-service complimentary fitness center~Hilltop oasis pool your arrival date. You have until August 22, 2012 to cancel your
and hot tub~11,000-square-foot luxury lifestyle spa~Expert reservation with no penalty -- cancellations made after that
therapists and aestheticians~Full-service beauty salon, date forfeit the full deposit. Standard check-in time is 3:00pm
sauna~36 holes on two championship golf courses~Driving -- Check-out is 12:00pm.
range and extensive practice areas.
RESERVATIONS Pacific Palms can easily be reached from the 60 Freeway
Please do NOT utilize travel agents or websites other than the or the 10 Freeway.
link provided below when making your reservations. Doing
so does not provide you with all amenities offered BCCA Nat’l FROM LOS ANGELES:
Guests, including our negotiated room and pet rates, and a Take the 10 Fwy Eastbound to the 60 Fwy,exit Azusa Avenue
place on the Hotel’s guest roster recognizing your affiliation and head North, then turn left on Industry Hills Parkway.
with the Show.
FROM ORANGE COUNTY:
Website Link: http://www.pacificpalmsresort.com/bclogin.htm Take the 57 Fwy Northbound to the 60 Fwy heading West,
exit Azusa Avenue and head North, turn left on Industry Hills
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PET POLICY: • Grass/dogs must be protected from exhaust at all times.
One or two dogs in a guest room: Total $60 non-refundable flat • No generators between 10:30 PM and 5:30 AM
fee for up to 7 nights. Three or four dogs in a guest room: Total • No parking in designated fire lanes, reserved parking or
$80 non-refundable flat fee for up to 7 nights. unloading zones.
For example; if you have one dog in your room, your total, non- • Illegally parked vehicles will be towed at the owner’s
refundable fee for up to 7 nights is $60. If you have four dogs expense and risk.
in your room, your total, non-refundable fee for up to 7 nights • NO STAKES MAY BE USED
is $80. A maximum of four dogs is allowed per guest room.
A credit card imprint will be required along with a signed
agreement letter at check-in, indicating your credit card is
authorized to be used if any special damage repair/cleaning Use the Master Order form to pay for Fund-raising (Sponsorships,
is required. Pacific Palms staff will utilize a specially purposed Trophies, and Raffles), Meals, Judges’ and Health Seminars,
tool and audit each guest room for stains, chewing impact, etc. Catalog ads, pre-ordered or marked Catalogs, Grooming space/
tables, to register for the Event, and RSVP for RV parking and
DOG BATHING & GROOMING: For your convenience, we will Welcome Party. Registrants with a paid Registration Fee will
have a dog bathing area with shampoo near the grooming receive a Welcome Bag with information packet. All registered
tent. Please bring your own towels, as hotel towels are for guests will receive an information packet.
humans only. NO dog bathing or grooming is allowed in guest
rooms. Please clean up after your dogs at all times. We will The Master Registration Form (MRF) must be submitted by
have poop bags, scoopers and trash cans in designated potty September 1, 2012, however the deadline for catalog ads and
areas around the hotel. Due to California State laws, dogs are Parade entries is August 1st, and the LogoWear pre-order
not permitted in the restaurants, lounge, public restrooms, deadline is August 15th.
courtyard or pool area and must be kept on a leash at all times
except when competing in the ring. Dogs are NOT allowed on We accept checks in US Currency ONLY. If you wish to pay by
the golf course under any circumstances. Thank you. major credit card or PayPal, please indicate this on the MRF
and you will be emailed an invoice (you MUST include a valid
email address on the MRF). Payment is due upon receipt of
A irport ndA RV I nformation: invoicing or your Registration will NOT be recorded. There is a
3% convenience fee to use a major credit card or PayPal.
The Pacific Palms Resort is less than an hour’s drive from the
following airports: MRF: http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.html
Los Angeles International LAX
John Wayne (also known as Santa Ana) SNA
Long Beach LGB
C ompetitive E vents
Ontario International Airport ONT HERDING~Saturday/Sunday, Oct-6-7:
Dog-friendly airport transportation: Offering: 20 HT/PT Runs per day
A & B Course Sheep Runs Total 35 runs per day
Super Shuttle (800) 258-3826 A Course Geese Runs 15 runs per day
Classique Limousine (714) 288-8853 Also 25 Herding Instinct Tests Sunday Only
Avis Rent A Car (on-site) (626) 854-2847 Herding Dinner will be a BBQ on Saturday Evening at Bel Canto
following the trial. Cookout lunches will be available both
RV PARKING RULES: (strictly enforced) Saturday and Sunday.
ANY RV’S PARKED IN THE HOTEL PARKING LOT MUST BE Hotels near Herding Event:
GUESTS OF THE HOTEL. NO PERSON MAY STAY OVERNIGHT Motel 6 – Lancaster
IN AN RV IN THE HOTEL PARKING LOT. THE DESIGNATED 43540 --17th Street
RESERVED PARKING IS LOCATED ON THE SOUTHERN AREA OF Lancaster, CA 93534
THE HOST HOTEL’S UPPER PARKING LOT. Phone#: 661--948--0435
Rate: $45/night and allows dogs at no charge.
There is NO fee for RV parking. All parking is at your own
risk. Neither the BCCA nor The Pacific Palms assume any Oxford Inn
responsibility for fire, theft and/or damage to any vehicle or 1651 W Avenue K
its contents. Overnight parking will be available when your Lancaster, CA 93534
hotel reservation begins, but no earlier than Friday, October 5. Reservations: 800--522--3050
Premises must be vacated by 11:00 am on Saturday, October 13, $25 one time dog charge http://www.oxfordsuiteslancaster.
2012. Reservations close on September 1, 2012. Parking spots com
will be assigned first-come-first-served.
RV PARKING: Limited overnight parking is available (NO
Violators of the following regulations may be expelled from the
HOOKUPS) FOR RESERVATIONS: Contact EveLynn McGuinness
• No dumping of any kind. If you have leaky plumbing, repair email@example.com
it prior to arrival. (818) 903--5156
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AGILITY~Monday, Oct-8 Conformation competition begins Tuesday, October 9 with
Cindy Alspaugh, Stonebay, US, judging Futurity, followed by Bill
Agility will take place about 5-minutes from the Pacific Palms Edwards judging the 4-6 Month Puppy class.
Resort (Host Hotel – see directions below), on Monday, October
8, 2012 at the Industry Hills Expo Center. Many agility trials are Sweeps follows with judge Susan B. Lybrand, Brandmar, US.
held here, but they are held in the horse arena on dirt. Ours Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Sue O’Brian, Sammara, UK,
will be on the beautiful lawn in the area they call the Vineyard, will judge all regular and non-regular classes, for dogs and
with parking and restrooms adjacent to the ring. Breakfast and bitches. Friday, before the start of BOB, Arlene Rubenstein will
lunch concessions will be available for purchase. judge Junior Showmanship. All judges’ bios are on the website.
Our judge is Tammy Domico, well known around Beardie circles Rescue, Therapy and Titleholders Parades will be later in the
for designing fun, flowing, and fast courses. Trial secretary is afternoon on Wednesday.
Sarah Fitzell and Mark Upshaw will provide equipment.
Tented grooming space with generator power is by reservation
The plan for the day is to start with Time2Beat. Standard and only and there is a $15 charge for the week (no prorations).
JWW will follow. We'll end with our relay race. We have room Spaces will be 6’ x 7’, accommodating 2 crates and 1 grooming
on the lawn for one ring, so we’ll need to move things right table. A limited supply of 24” x 36” grooming tables (no arms),
along in order to be finished by 4pm. Tammy is great at is available at a cost of $15 for the week (no prorations). Set-up
designing nested courses and Mark Upshaw, course builder, is will be available after 3:00 on Monday October 8th. Tear-down
one fast guy. Plus, with all of your help, there won’t be a is Friday October 12th following BOB.
Adjacent to the tented grooming area is ample space for
Our goal is to be finished by 4pm so that people have plenty personal EZ-Ups on a first-come basis. ABSOLUTELY NO
of time to get back to the hotel and clean up for the Welcome STAKES may be used. All damages will be the responsibility
Party and BAD Dinner. of the owner. You are encouraged to bring weights to anchor
Directions from the Host Hotel:
• Start out going southeast on Industry Hills Pky (the Host NOTE: There is a bathing area located outside of the grooming
Hotel’s entry drive) toward S Azusa Ave. set-up, with shampoo and conditioner. Please bring your own
• Turn left onto S Azusa Ave. towels. No bathing or grooming of dogs is allowed in the guest
• Turn left onto Temple Ave. rooms. The towels in the hotel are only for human guests.
• Turn left into the gated access for the Expo Center
• Follow the signs for the BCCA Event S pecial E vents
OBEDIENCE AND RALLY~Tuesday, Oct-9: Auction & Auction Dinner
On Tuesday, October 9th, obedience and rally will be held in Oct-10):
Rings 1 and 2 adjacent to the Host Hotel. The 60’ x 40’ rings
will be fully matted with the rally and obedience trials running Our “Surfin’ Safari “auction committee has been working
concurrently. Pauline (O) and Larry (R) Andrus will be our hard to make this event a fun and groovy one. The evening will
judges. start with a California Dreamin’ Dinner in the twinkle lights of
the Colonial Pavilion. There you will also be able to view the
FUTURITY~Tuesday, Oct-9: many, many wonderful auction treasures that members have
generously donated, while having a Mai Tai, Mojito or . . . from
Futurity will take place on Tuesday, October 9th in Ring 1 the cash bar. Our special “California Girls” guest auctioneers
after the completion of Obedience and Rally. We are pleased will be encouraging you all to bid often and bid high, as part of
to have Cindy Alspaugh as our Futurity Judge this year. For the proceeds of the night benefit BCCA rescue efforts.
questions concerning eligibility for this event, contact Kim
Semyan, Futurity Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org, or check In addition to the regular auction, Regional Bearded Collie
the information on the BCCA website. Clubs are encouraged to enter the Annual Regional Club Auction
Challenge. This event, which takes place during the regular
NOTE: Reminder to all eligible dogs that they MUST enter auction, showcases some very creative Beardie baskets and
another class to compete in the Futurity and also they have items from each of the regions of the country and is a great way
to enter the Futurity class on the entry form in the 2012 BCCA for clubs to show their support for the BCCA rescue.
Specialty Conformation Premium List.
The Regional Club with the highest amount bid for their entry
CONFORMATION & SWEEPSTAKES~ 10/9-10/12: will also get to keep part of the proceeds! Come comfortable,
with your beach duds and flip-flops and enjoy the evening with
These events will be held in Ring 1, a short walk from the good vibrations!
reserved grooming spaces and bathing area. The ring is
approximately 100’ x 60’ with ample tented, seating around the HOW TO DONATE AN AUCTION ITEM
perimeter. Vendors will be set-up behind spectators. There will
be daily concessions where breakfast, lunch and snacks may be You may bring your item(s) to be donated with you to the
Specialty or mail/ship it/them beforehand. In either case, we
ask that you please fill out the Auction Donation Form and send
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it as instructed on the Form.
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Auction Dinner Continued ~
Please be sure to include a complete description of the item(s)
you are donating. If you are bringing your item(s) with you,
please drop it/them off at the Hospitality Suite (Mezzanine Lunch on Saturday October 6, 2012 $10
level) no later than Tuesday, October 9, 12-noon. Download
and complete the Auction Donation Form here: Choice of Turkey Salad with Cranberry, Apple and Walnuts
Smoked Egg Salad
Cash bar opens and Silent Auction items preview begins at 5:30
Sit-down dinner is served at 6:30. Either choice is served with:
Chip Selection and Bottled Water, Diet Lemonade, Coffee
Reserve your entrée selection on the Master Registration
Form: http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.html Dinner on Saturday October 6, 2012 $30
Asian Salad Grilled Marinated Butterflied Leg of Lamb
Teriyaki Chicken OR
Jasmine Rice Ribs
Grilled Baby Bok Choy
Grilled Pineapple and Pepper Skewers w/Chicken Either choice is served with:
Rice, Four Cheese Smoky Mac and Cheese with Goat Cheese
VEGETARIAN OFFERING: and Caramelized Shallot, Grilled Mixed Vegetable Medley
Vanilla and Bourbon Bread Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce
Stir Fry Vegetables, Marinated Hearts of Palms w/Plum Wine served with Homemade Ice Cream, Bottled Water, Diet
Reduction, Jasmine Rice Lemonade, Coffee
Both entrées are served with: Tropical Fruit Tart with Mango Lunch on Sunday October 7, 2012 $10
Sauce, Coffee and Tea Service
Chicken: $40 Per Person, Inclusive OR
Vegetarian: $35 Per Person, Inclusive Beer Brats with grilled Peppers and Onions
Either choice is served with:
Awards Banquet (Friday, Oct-12): Chip Selection and Bottled Water, Diet Lemonade, Coffee
The Red Carpet awaits your arrival to the 2012 Awards Banquet Your order may be placed and payment made using the 2012
and Presentation Ceremony in the spacious Colonial Ballroom. BCCA Master Registration Form downloadable from the
Mingle with our Celebrities of this past week, and enjoy a website: http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.html
slide-show presentation of our Hollywood Beardie Stars! The
cash bar opens at 6:00 and a sit-down dinner will be served
at 7:00. Your entrée selection may be made using the Master BADDinner (Monday, Oct-8):
Registration Form: http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.html
The BAD dinner will be held in the “Cherry Hill” room, Monday
Filet Mignon with Sauteed Mushrooms and Garlic Shrimp evening, October 8, immediately following the Welcome Party.
Chef’s Choice of Vegetable Your dinner entrée options are:
Rosemary Fingerling Potatoes
OR Char-crusted Tri-tip
Baked Bass and Shrimp with Capers and Lemon Cream, OR
Capellini Pasta and Chef’s Choice of Vegetable Herb roasted 1/2 chicken
VEGETARIAN OFFERING Both entrées include: Caprese salad with basil pesto, potato
gratin, baby carrots, brownies.
Grilled Vegetable Tower ~ Grilled Portobello Mushroom,
Eggplant, Zucchini and roasted Tomato Sweet Potato Mash All-inclusive cost for either is $30 per person. Your selections
and payment may be made on the Master Registration Form:
All entrées are served with: Pacific Palms Salad ~ Cucumber
ribbon wrapped around California greens, orange segments, http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.html
grape tomatoes and shaved parmigiano reggiano, rolls and
Welcome Party Hosted by The BCCSC
Chocolate Trio Dessert ~ Mini Cappuccino Cup, Ganache Cake
and Chocolate Dipped Strawberries. Coffee and Tea Service. The Bearded Collie Club of Southern California invites you to
attend the Welcome Party, Monday, October 8, beginning at
Filet & Shrimp: $58 Per Person, Inclusive 5:30pm. Say hello to old friends and make some new ones in
Baked Bass & Shrimp: $55 Per Person, Inclusive a palm tree-shaded, lake side setting while enjoying some light
Vegetarian: $50 Per Person, Inclusive hors d’oeuvres and refreshing cocktails from the cash bar.
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Therapy: Again this year, we will showcase Therapy dogs.
Health Seminar~Tuesay, Oct-9 These are dogs that have been certified and perform a number
of public-service duties, including but not limited to, hospital
The BCCA is very excited to present “A Glimpse at Structure in and nursing home visits. Entry fee is $20 and all participants will
Action” by Pat Hastings on Tuesday evening, October 9th, in receive a rosette, Hollywood Commemorative gift and an ad in
the “Pebble Beach” room of the Host Hotel. The condensed the Show Catalog.
version of STRUCTURE IN ACTION: THE MAKINGS OF A DURABLE
DOG, Pat’s one-day workshop, will give Bearded Collie owners Titleholders: This parade is a wonderful way to honor your
a glimpse of what it takes to have the very best dog possible Beardie and feature their versatility. Beardies with titles in agil-
for whatever you would like to do with it. This is a journey into ity, conformation, herding, obedience, rally and tracking as well
structure and the pertinence to action. Anyone who owns and as Beardies with ROM titles are eligible. Entry fee is $35 and all
works with dogs, needs to consider the dog’s structure when participants will receive a personalized rosette and an ad in the
examining the job of the dog. It does not matter if it is going to Show Catalog.
spend its life on your couch, be in your breeding program, in the
show ring, weaving poles, coursing or pulling a sled, it needs to The deadline to enter any Parade is August 1, 2012. Please com-
be the best it can be. plete the entry form on our website: http://www.bcca2012.
Dogs will do most anything we ask of them. The question is:
Do we want to ask them to do things that they are structurally Include a maximum 75--word description of your Beardie’s ac-
incapable of doing without breaking down? Is that what we re- tivities/write--up/story and a photo in a jpg format to accompa-
ally want to do to our most steadfast companions? The more we ny it in the catalog. Titleholders should include a 3--generation
learn about canine structure, the more we understand what is pedigree.
reasonable to ask of our dogs, given their physical strengths
and weaknesses. Cost for the Seminar is $40 per person.
BCCA Annual General Meeting~ Thursday
PAT HASTINGS 10/11
Pat is well respected in the dog-world as an educator, author
and AKC judge. Well-known for her Puppy Puzzle video, she The annual meeting of the Bearded Collie Club of America will
takes place Thursday, October 11, in the “Pebble Beach” room
evaluates the structural quality of over 350 litters per year and
lectures worldwide on the structure of dogs. of the Host Hotel. Time TBD. You must be a member in good
standing with the BCCA and sign in to determine a quorum for
The more we learn, the more our dogs benefit. We invite you to any votes taken.
join us and learn what your Beardie can do to live a happy and
A light meal is offered for pre-purchase:
Judges’ Education~Thursday, Oct-11
The BCCA Judges Education Committee will present our new
Picnic Dinner Wrap: Bearded Collie Judges Education Seminar Thursday, October 11th
Jack Daniel’s BBQ chicken wrap with cheddar cheese and south-
following the Bitch judging. This seminar is a great opportunity
for members and all prospective Beardie judges and will include
west slaw, potato chips, cookies, fresh whole fruit, soft drink or
bottled water. $24 Per Person, Inclusive classroom and hands-on examinations. Ringside mentoring by
BCCA Mentors will also be available. The Seminar will take place
Your seminar registration and food order can be placed and in the Pine Valley room of the Host Hotel (Mezzanine level), The
payment made using the 2012 BCCA Master Registration Form cost of the seminar is $30 per person and reservations can be
downloadable from the website: http://www.bcca2012.com/ made on the MRF by September 1st. For addional information
forms.html please contact Lisa Voss via email email@example.com
or call 707-853-1564.
BCCA Board Meeting~Tuesday, Oct-9 DNA Profile Testing
The Annual BCCA Board meeting will take place Tuesday, Oc-
tober 9, in the “Medinah” room of the Host Hotel. Time TBD. The AKC offers a discounted DNA Profile program to all Parent
Breed Clubs at a rate of $30 per dog. You can pre-order your
DNA Profile on the Master Registration form and download the
P arades ~ Wednesday, October 10 (afternoon) DNA submission form from the Specialty website http://www.
bcca2012.com/forms.html, complete it and bring it with you to
Rescue: Rescued Beardies are showcased in this heartwarming the Nat’l. A limited number of kits will also be available at the
parade. Join us as we honor these special Beardies and the fam- Specialty. Swabbing will be done during lunch and again late
ilies who have welcomed them into their lives. All participants afternoon in the Hospitality Suite (mezzanine level) Tuesday
will receive a rosette, Hollywood Commemorative gift and an (10/9) and Wednesday (10/10) and ringside after the Parades on
ad in the Show Catalog. $25 per entry will be donated to BCCA Wednesday. For more information about the test: http://www.
Rescue. There is no entry fee for Rescue parade participants. akc.org/dna/index.cfm
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If you have questions regarding how to set up a camera ready
Fundraising, Ads & Trophies ad, contact Michele at firstname.lastname@example.org or 570-992-6926
Camera ready ads may be prepared in Photoshop, InDesign,
Illustrator or Quark, exported to PDF. NO camera ready ads
Raffles and Fundraising from Word, PowerPoint, Publisher or Adobe Photoshop
Elements will be accepted.
We all know that a show as special as the BCCA National does
NOT happen but for the generosity of its Members and we Deadline for ALL ads is August 1, 2012
thank you for your continued support.
Payment for ALL ads must be made using the Master
Please continue to shop in our Beardie Boutique where you will Registration Form: http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.html
find many wonderful 2012 collectibles ~ all under $20!
We are excited to offer some really incredible raffle items this Catalogs & Marked Catalogs
To purchase Catalogs and Marked Catalogs, please use the
$500 cash or five complimentary nights at the Host Hotel Master Registration Form: http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.
14K-9 Jewelry sterling silver Beardie adjustable bracelet valued html
Chet Jezierski original 16” x 20” framed giclée print of the 2012 Pre-ordered catalogs are $30.00 and marked catalogs are
logo $40.00. Marked catalogs will be mailed to you following the
Custom leather/beaded show lead made by Wendy Bettis show.
Tickets are $5 each or five tickets for $20. Tickets must be
purchased using the Master Registration Form by September 1,
2012. The drawing will take place September 8th and winners Specialty Sponsorships
will be immediately notified. http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.
html Be a true Hollywood Star and become a 2012 Show Sponsor.
Levels are noted below and Donors’ names will be included in
the catalog if received by September 1, 2012.
Regional Club Challenge Cup
Best Film $1,000+
The Auction Committee is pleased to invite your regional club Named as a sponsor in BCCA Show Catalog
to participate in the Annual BCCA Regional Club Challenge Cup Full Page Ad in Show Catalog
competition. This challenge is designed to be fun and rewarding Complimentary Show Catalog
for all who participate in it while financially benefiting the BCCA
Special Hollywood Gift Basket
and its programs, BCCA Rescue, and your own club as well.
The Challenge Cup will be awarded to the regional club whose
auction “basket” sells for the most money the night of the Best Director $700-$999
auction at the National Specialty. Please see our website for Named as a sponsor in BCCA Show Catalog
more information and to download and complete a donation Full Page Ad in Show Catalog
form. Complimentary Show Catalog
Best Lead Actor $350-$699
Catalog Ads Named as a sponsor in BCCA Show Catalog
Full Page Ad in Show Catalog
NON-CAMERA READY ADS
Email (preferred) or mail copy & photo with your name,
address, email and phone number to email@example.com or Best Supporting Actor $200-$349
Michele Ritter, 196 Brick Church Road, Saylorsburg, PA 18353 Named as a sponsor in BCCA Show Catalog
Label back of photos with name, address and phone number. Special Hollywood Gift
Do not write on the photo itself. Digital photo files should Best Animation
be at least 1 MB in size. Type all ad copy. Composition will be $100-$199
made at our discretion. Camera ready ads may be prepared in Named as a sponsor in BCCA Show Catalog
Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator or Quark exported to PDF. Beardie Head pin
No camera ready ads in Word, PowerPoint, Publisher or Adobe
Photoshop Elements will be accepted. Please include your Sponsorship donation on the Master
Registration Form: http://www.bcca2012.com/forms.html
CAMERA READY ADS
Page set up is 8.5”h x 5.5”w, with .5” margins on all sides; Or complete a Sponsorship Form: http://tiny.cc/z0drfw
nothing can be outside the margins. Photos or graphics should
be grayscale and at least 200 dpi. Email your completed ad to
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Best of Breed
Support the 2012 BCCA National Specialty by sponsoring a $125.00 Best of Opposite Sex
specific trophy or donating to the General Trophy Fund. The $125.00 Best of Winners
first choice to donate a specific placement will go to last $100.00 Best Puppy in Sweepstakes
year’s winner of that placement. On June 2nd placements will $75.00 Best Opposite Sex Puppy Sweepstakes
become available on a first-come basis. A list of unsponsored $100.00 Best Veteran in Sweepstakes
trophies is maintained by the Trophy Chair and is on our $75.00 Best Opposite Sex Veteran Sweepstakes
website. If you would like to sponsor a particular trophy or $75.00 Select
make a contribution to the General Trophy Fund, use the $50.00 Awards of Merit – 1 through 15
Trophy Donation form to indicate your choice(s) and enter $50.00 Winners Dog or Winners Bitch
the total on the Master Order form. Instructions where to $50.00 Best Veteran Dog or Bitch
send your form can be found on the Donation Form. Trophy $50.00 Best Junior Handler
donations received by September 1, will be acknowledged in $40.00 Reserve Winners Dog or Bitch
$100.00 High Scoring Dog in Regular Classes
TROPHY ANGEL PROGRAM $100.00 High Combined in Open B & Utility
$100.00 Highest Scoring Veteran in Regular Classes
Be a Trophy Angel!!! Trophy Angels are individuals who
contribute $250 or more to the 2012 Specialty Trophies.
They will receive special recognition in the catalog as Trophy
$100 High Combined Score-Advanced B/Ex B
Angels and a special gift for their generous contribution.
Trophy Angel amounts are cumulative, so if you sponsor
several different placements that total $250, including the
$100.00 High in Trial - Herding
General Trophy Fund, you will qualify!
$75.00 Reserve High in Trial -Herding
If you have any questions regarding Trophy Donations or
Trophy Angels, please contact Carole Desmond:
$100.00 High in Trial - Standard
$100.00 High in Trial – Jumpers With Weaves
$100.00 High in Trial – FAST
Link to Trophy Donation webpage:
CLASS PLACEMENTS • ALL VENUES
$25.00 1st Place in each Class
$20.00 2nd – 4th in each Class
$20.00 5th in Any Herding Class
All pre-orders must be received by August 15, 2012
Download and complete the LogoWear order form:
The 2012 Hooray for Hollywood logo will be offered to Beardie http://www.bcca2012.com/logo-wear.html
lovers in several different ways this year. Artist Chet Jezierski
has again created a masterful specialty logo depicting a star- Be sure to save a copy of the form for your records.
studded gold statue recipient in full tuxedo standing under the
Hollywood search lights and Pacific Palm trees. Send the completed form and your check to:
We are offering the logo on well over 2 dozen items as either a Lisa Voss, LogoWear Chair
626 Virginia Street
FULL SCREEN PRINTED DESIGN Vallejo, CA 94590
PARTIAL LEFT CHEST EMBROIDERY firstname.lastname@example.org
We accept checks in US Currency ONLY. If you wish to pay by
Most selections are offered in numerous colors and styes that major credit card or PayPal, please indicate this on the logo-
compliment the different versions of the logo. PRE-ORDERS wear order form and you will be emailed an invoice (you MUST
ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to insure you receive the colors include a valid email address on the form). Payment is due upon
and sizes you want. There will be a limited number of styles, receipt of invoicing or your order will not be placed. There is a
colors and sizes available at the Specialty and some items are 3% convenience fee to use a credit card or PayPal.
only available if pre-ordered. (details are on the order form).
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Deadlines for Entries and Submissions
June 2nd Trophy Donations open to all Donors
July 15th Entries for Herding open
1st Last day for Parade Entries
1st Last day for Catalog Ad submissions
August 3rd Entries Open for Agility
15th Last day to pre-order Logo-Wear
22nd Host Hotel reservations must be cancelled or deposit is forfeited.
1st Last day to ship your auction items to Anna Marie Yura
1st Last day to submit/mail Master Registration Forms.
1st Last day to be named in Catalog as Trophy/Show Sponsor
5th Entries close for Conformation and Obedience/Rally (12-noon PDT)
Entries close for Agility and Herding - see P/Ls for exact time and location
8th Raffle winners will be announced!
30th Last day to enter for the “Chip” Versatility Award
October 9th Last day to deliver auction items at Host hotel – Barbara Burton, 12-noon
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Helpful Links 2012 Show Committee Chairs
Our website, www.bcca2012.com, contains all the information Show Chair: Anna Marie Yura
you need to prepare for your trip to Sunny California and is Assistant Show Chair: Wendy Marciante
your guide to becoming a Trophy or Show Sponsor, shopping Agility: Sharon Prassa
in our Beardie Boutique and purchasing LogoWear items. Auction: Barbara Burton
Here are some helpful links: Auction Dinner: Noli Caswell
Awards Banquet: Noli Caswell
Airport and Host Hotel: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Catalog: Anna Marie Yura and Michele Ritter
Finance: Anna Marie Yura and Celia Sawyer
Auction/Awards Banquet: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Fundraising & Raffles: Anna Marie Yura and Wendy
Beardie Boutique: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Futurity: Kim Semyan
Grounds: Celia Sawyer
Calendar of Events: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Grooming: Celia Sawyer
Health Seminar: Ruth Colavecchio
Competitive Events: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Herding: Barbara Claxton and Sandy Dubin
Hospitality: Debbie Elston
Judges’ Education: Chantal Andrew
Judges’ Hospitality: Kathy Coxwell
Junior Showmanship: Lisa Voss
Judges’ Information: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Logo-Wear: Lisa Voss
Logo Design/Premium List: Michele Ritter & Chet
Parades & Health: http://www.bcca2012.com/parades.
Medical Response: Celia Sawyer
Obedience/Rally: Patty Rusko
Planning Guide: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Parades: Sandy Dubin
Parking: Billy Carter
Premium List/Catalog: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Photography: Anna Marie Yura
Planning Guide/Publicity: Wendy Marciante
Registration: Jean Kelly
Trophy Donations: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Rosettes: Kirsten Andreassend
Show Superintendant: BaRay Events
Visit California: http://www.bcca2012.com/
Trophies: Carole Desmond
Vendors: Kirsten Andreassend and Margie Haarsager
Host Hotel Site Plan: http://tiny.cc/u7drfw
Videography: Anna Marie Yura
Meeting Room Site Plan: http://tiny.cc/f8drfw
Webmaster: Wendy Marciante
Map to Agility Venue: http://tiny.cc/v8drfw
Map to Herding Venue: http://tiny.cc/h9drfw
Show Committee: Kathy Coxwell
BE A 2012 SHOW VOLUNTEER!!! Celia Sawyer
The 2012 Team can use your help! Even if just for an hour Anna Marie Yura
to give another volunteer a much-needed break, your time is
Please download and submit our Volunteer Form.
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