75 Years! The 2013 Golden Retriever Club of America National Specialty

If there was anywhere in the world I would like to be right now, it is in Wichita Falls, Texas, at the Multi-Purpose Events CentreThe Golden Retriever Club of America is celebrating 75 years and a national specialty they have named “Denim, Diamonds and Gold”  hosted by the Dallas-Forth Worth Metro Golden Retriever Club.  Approximately 1500 golden retrievers have traveled across the country and from other countries like Canada to throw their hats in the ring in competitions in conformation, obedience, agility, tracking, rally and field trials taking place from October 20-30, 2013.  Spectators are welcome, and admission is free!!!

GRCA National Specialty 2013 Denim, Diamonds and Gold - Official Logo

GRCA National Specialty 2013 Denim, Diamonds and Gold – Official Logo

Check out their website here for a schedule of events and lots more information.

To stay up to date, follow their Facebook Page 2013 GRCA National Specialty

Here’s a video of Best of Breed at the 2010 GRCA National Specialty, to give you a taste…(sigh)

The 2014 Golden Retriever National Specialty will be held in Asheville, NC on October 25 – November 1st.  Click here for details.

Congratulations to The Golden Retriever Club of America on 75 years!!!!

Related article:  More than 1500 Golden Retrievers to Converge on Henrietta – The Clay County Pioneer Sentinel

*If anyone has any photos, wins, brags or news to share from this event, please email me at thedailygolden@gmail.com   I would love to hear from you!!!

3 thoughts on “75 Years! The 2013 Golden Retriever Club of America National Specialty

  1. LOVE Goldens! Have had many in my life… will get another when I can! Thank you for sharing this. I posted it on my blog as a pingback as well as sent it to my Google+ circles and their circles. Great post! Thanks again. Goldens have my heart!

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