NTCA Membership: How to Join

NTCA Membership: How to Join2019-08-10T22:56:40-04:00

NTCA Membership

Members are part of a community dedicated to advancing the quality of the breed, promoting the interests of the breed and protecting the breed from private or commercial exploitation.

Benefits of Membership

  • Subscription to the Norwich News published twice a year – includes educational articles, news about member accomplishments and activities with their dogs.
  • Eligibility for NTCA awards presented at the annual membership banquet.
  • Receive periodic Club mailings throughout the year and access to members-only section of the website.

Responsibilities of Membership

  • Volunteer and get involved in Club activities
  • Support Norwich health studies, through participation and monetary contributions
  • Demonstrate good sportsmanship at all AKC and NTCA sponsored activities
  • Adhere to the Constitution and Bylaws
  • Support Norwich Rescue

How to Apply for Membership

  • To be eligible, applicant must have owned a Norwich Terrier for a continuous period of 24 months before applying for membership, and must have 2 sponsors who are current NTCA members in good standing for no less than 24 months. Sponsors must have known the applicant for no less than 24 months.
  • Before applying for membership, many like to attend our annual National Specialty Show Weekend.  All are welcome at the banquet, mixer and health seminar, and other activities over that weekend. This is an ideal place to meet other Norwich owners!
  • Consult with your sponsors and complete the application forms.
  • Applications are reviewed by the NTCA Board of Directors at their Spring and Fall in-person meetings. 

Membership Application Forms

New member applications will be considered at the October 2, 2019 in-person meeting of the NTCA Board of Directors.  The completed new member application form, along with 2 completed sponsor forms, the $15 non-refundable application fee, and the appropriate dues should be sent to the Membership Chair, Marilyn Jacobs.  The application form and sponsor forms may be submitted by mail or email. If submitted by mail, the forms and checks must be postmarked by August 26th. If the forms are submitted by email, they must be received by August 28th, and the checks separately mailed (postmarked no later than August 28th).  Please provide a transmittal with the checks that identifies the applicant. 

Mailing address: Marilyn Jacobs at P.O. Box 1509, Travis AFB, CA 94535.

Email address:  (mjacobs@foxbriarkennels.com)

Please contact Marilyn if you have any questions.