How would you like to stay at the Eisenhower for FREE!!!
WINNER: Sue Simon

Monday, October 7th
10:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Triathadog with Dog Scout Newman Knowlton
11:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Genetics -- DNA and Degenerative Myelopathy Testing
1:00 p.m.
Handling Seminar with Diego Garcia
2:30 p.m.
Breeders Forum -- The Boxer Head
3:45 p.m.
Celebration of Rescue Boxers
4:00 p.m.
AKC Sanctioned Puppy Match and Ice Cream Social
Costume Contest -- Immediately following Best in Match

Echocardiogram by
Dr. Luis Braz-Ruivo

Cost of Echo is $185

October 7th, 8th, and possibly the 9th if enough appointments are filled. A detailed printed report will be provided at the completion of your dog's exam. Appointments are limited to 16 dogs per day with 30 minutes allotted for each appointment. Beth Downey will be handling the clinic registrations.

ABC General Meeting
October 9th   7:30 p.m.

ABC Dinner
October 10th
BBQ Buffet at the Lakeside Pavillion


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2013 ABC Regional Specialty

Event Dates: October 7th, 2013 through October 11th, 2013.
Closing Dates: Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

  Event Location:
  Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center
  2634 Emmitsburg Road
  Gettysburg, PA 17325
  Hotel Reservations: (717) 334-8121

Our resort like location is nearby the Gettysburg National Military Park, Eisenhower National Historic Site, the David Wills House and the all charming shops and restaurants of our Historic Downtown District. Plus, we offer a free shuttle to many of the sites and attractions, so you can stay, park and relax while you experience Gettysburg.

Show Secretary: Jim Rau Dog Shows
     P.O. Box 6898
     Reading, PA 19610
     Phone: (610) 376-1880
     Fax: (610) 376-4939

Regional Show Chair: Ms. Virginia Shames
RV Parking Chair: Mr. Billie East
Catalog Chair: Mrs. Sue Tafur
Vendor Chair: Mr. Tony Louwerse
Echo Clinic Chair: Mrs. Beth Downey
ABC Dinner Chair: Mrs. Mary Louwerse

Monday, October 7th -- Celebrate the Boxer Day
Enjoy the Breed we LOVE!
Events include: Health Testing, DEM and DNA, Ultrasounds
TriathaDog: Hosted by Pam & Newman Knowlton -- Play course for all
Breeder's Symposium -- the Boxer Head
A Celebration of Rescue Boxers
SUPER MATCH -- Judge To Be Announced
Costume Contest      Ice Cream Social
Performance folks ... Plans are complete!!!
All Breed Agility on Thursday 10/10      Friday 10/11 Boxer Agility Only

Obedience -- will have TWO trials on Wednesday (Morning and Afternoon) Rally will be included!!!

Eastern Boxer Club
Tuesday October 8, 2013
Judge: Ms. Pat Healy


Show Chair:
Trophy Chairs:
Samantha Hickernell
Mary Louwerse

Potomac Boxer Club
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Judge: Mr. Tim Hutchings


Show Chair:
Trophy Chairs:
Mr. Bob Ericson
Mrs. Carol McGuire
Ms. Katherine Nevius
The entire show was videoed on Tuesday. On Wednesday and Thursday, only Winners and Breed were videoed. On Friday, only Winners and the dogs from breed were videoed (not the bitches or final round of BOB). Watch On YouTube

Maryland Boxer Club
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Judge: Mrs. Linda Carnaby


Show Chair:
Trophy Chairs:
Mrs. Marylou Hatfield
Mr. Tom Davis
Mrs. Cherron Davis

American Boxer Club
Friday, October 11, 2013
Judge: Mr. Joe Gregory


Show Chair:
Trophy Chairs:
Mrs. Brenda Grice
Ms. Jean Mattheiss
Ms. Mary Lou Carroll

"Due to AKC Rules and Regulations, a foreign judge cannot judge the 4 - 6 month puppy competition. Therefore, for the 4 - 6 month puppy competition, Potomac Boxer Club will have Sandy Orr and Maryland Boxer Club will have Betty Mentzer-Cope to judge this class."

Cleaning Up After Your Own Dog Is Your Responsibility
If you are reported not cleaning your dog waste, an Events Committee Hearing will be called. You will be reported to the American Kennel Club and may be suspended by the American Kennel Club.


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