Treasurer's Notes

Annual dues are $20.00 for an individual membership, and $30.00 for a joint membership. They are payable January 1st. Dues MUST be paid no later than February 1st to be included in the updated membership list. Please send your dues payment to:

PCTC c/o Ken Moe
4600 Chimneys West Dr.
Haymarket VA 20169
In the past, members have expressed an interest in making a donation to specific funds within PCTC. If you would like to add an additional donation to one or more of the following club funds, please indicate the amount and fund on the following form when you send in your dues payment. If you do not wish to renew, please let me know so that you will not receive a second notice.

To pay your dues, see the Annual Dues Form. To pay online, log into the PCTC Members Area.

Secretary's Notes

PCTC has chosen the following judges for upcoming Specialties:

  • Specialty 2020
    • Sweepstakes: Gloria Mair
    • Regular classes: Diane K. Ondo
  • Specialty 2021
    • Sweepstakes: TBA
    • Regular classes: TBA
Board Briefs - November 20, 2019

The Board met via teleconference.
  • The Board discussed the Nominating Committee for 2020.

Board appointments: Chairperson, Sas Argentine

Committee Members: DiAnn Flory and Drew Angus 

Committee Alternates: Ann Louise Gates, Michelle Hostler, and Trudy Thomas

Report of the Nominating Committee:
President: Lois Cleland
Vice President: Claire Dise
Secretary: Linda Reiff
Treasurer: Ken Moe
Directors: Harriet Kavanagh, Bill Kent, John Kornylo
  • There has been a change in our judge for the Sunday, February 2nd Match. John Kornylo has graciously stepped into the role. 
  • Randy Garren is unable to judge the confirmation classes at our 2020 PCTC Specialty. Diane Ondo will be judging in his stead. She is a well known Cairn Breeder of Merit, Melrose is her kennel name, and she hails from Stowe PA. More information and corrections to our present advertisements for the April Specialty will follow.
Board Briefs - March 24, 2019

The Board met via Teleconference.

This was a brief meeting held to organize our schedule of events and meeting dates with attention to our budgetary constraints. The Board approved this calendar, and will provide detailed information well before each event.

June 1, 2019: Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital and Luxury Pet Resort
3051 Thurston Road, Frederick MD. 21704 (301-874-8880)
Hours 10:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M. (Rain Date – June 2)
It is going to be a fun day learning about agility, trick dog, AKC's new titles, and enjoying a picnic lunch on their lovely grounds. The first hour and a half the trainer will be demonstrating and engaging us with our dogs in doing agility work, demonstrating the procedure for trick dog, and learning about the new AKC titles. A picnic lunch will be served at noon. Fried chicken and drinks will be provided by the club. Members join in by bringing a side dish or dessert. A donation box will be available to help defray the cost of the facility and trainer. Please RSVP to

August 3, 2019: Vanish Brewing Company, Lucketts, Virginia. Fast Cat, Barn Hunt, CGC

August 31 - September 1, 2019: PCTC Rescue Outreach at the Virginia Scottish Games in The Plains, VA.

September 7, 2019: Fun Match at Kelli & George Winkler’s home Frederick, MD. Gwen Metzler is our judge.

October 19, 2019: Field Trials at Veronica & Ken Moe’s home, Haymarket, VA.

November 9, 2019: Canine Good Citizenship at the Catoctin Kennel Club, Point of Rocks, MD.

January 18, 2020: Happy Holidays luncheon at O’Faolain’s. A fabulous time for all to escape the doldrums of winter for fun and fine fare with our Cairn friends!

February 2020: Match Date and location to be determined. Jackie Sowards will be our judge.

February 29th or March 7, 2020: PCTC Annual Meeting date to be confirmed.