National Specialties

The ABTC national specialties are rotated throughout the United States by regions.

The map shows which states comprise each region.  The schedule for the rotations is North, East, West, South.   However, when a bid to host the Specialty is not received from the scheduled region, the hosting of the Specialty is opened to all of the regions to bid on.

Below is a list of future National Specialties along with location, websites and the names of those chairing these events:

  • 2023 – South Sioux City, NE  Chair: Jill Morstad 
    May 7-13, 2023
    Host Hotel: South Sioux City Marriott Riverfront
  • 2024 – Wilmington, OH Chair:
    June 8-16, 2024
    Roberts Centre

A copy of the ABTC Specialty Policies and Procedures may be obtained from the Vice President or Recording Secretary. Bids are due to the Recording Secretary on August 31, three years prior to the event.

Belgian Tervuren Specials at National Speciality Show
2014 National Specialty Specials