National Specialty
PRTAA National Specialty

The premier club event is always the National Specialty, with a host of activites surrounding the annual showcase.  Make your plans now to attend the PRTAA National Specialty on October 22, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. 
See below for more details.

Past National Specialties

Click on the link to view Best of Breed winners of every PRTAA National Specialty since 2001.  That was the year the breed was first eligible to compete in the AKC as part of the Terrier Group.
National Specialty
Future National Specialties

    2017    Atlanta
                  See details below
    2018    MCKC
    2019    Great Western
    2020    MCKC
    PRTAA 20th Anniversary in AKC Terrier Group
    2021    Purina Farms
    2022    MCKC
    2023    Great Western
    2024    MCKC
    2025    Purina Farms


Saturday, Oct 21, 2017
Supported Entry
Atlanta KC
Breed - John Reeve-Newson
Group - John Reeve-Newson
OH - Patricia Keenan

Club Dinner &
Annual General Meeting
All members are urged
to attend the AGM!

Cocktails 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
AGM 7:00 p.m.
Awards & Dinner 8:00 p.m.
Silent Auction & Raffle ongoing

Sunday, Oct 22, 2017
PRTAA National Specialty
Sweepstakes - Linda Edwards
Breed - Lydia Coleman Hutchinson

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017
Welcome Hospitality
at La Quinta
Times to be announced

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017  Designated Specialty
Atlanta Terrier Specialty
Breed - Rosalind Kramer
Group - Jay Richardson
OH- John Reeve-Newson

Nosework Seminar
Kathy Pierce - $10
Basket drawing for all paid participants

Friday, Oct 20, 2017
Supported Entry
Douglasville KC
Breed- Patricia Keenan

Group- Patricia Keenan
OH - Dr. Andrea Bradford

Jack Onofrio Dog Shows, LLC


Atlanta Exposition Cntr South
3850 Jonesboro Rd SE
Atlanta, GA 30354


La Quinta Inn & Suites
Atlanta Stockbridge
3581 Cameron Pkwy
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Call: 1-770-506-9991

Members can now register. They must indicate PRTAA, rate is $92.00 plus tax ($111.74 per night).

Contact the show committee if anyone has any issues. If the rooms fill up quickly more will be added. The cut of date is September 27, 2017.


Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
638 Highway 138 West
Stockbridge, GA 30281