Give Earthdog Tests a Try!

If you haven’t attended an AKC Earthdog Test with your Lakeland, you may be missing an excellent opportunity to foster a partnership relationship with your dog and have a lot of fun in the process. Earthdog is a sport that pits a terrier against a set of objectives; earning qualifying scores does not require your […]

Health Issues and the Environment

Recently I read a column by a noted dog breeder whose opinion I respect but with whom I must disagree. Assuming every shortcoming in our dogs is due to genetic defect might work for this person as a working hypothesis while trying to improve stock, but the truth is a resounding “maybe.” The more scientists delve into the expression of the genetic code, the more facts come to light about influences on gene expression, or epigenetics.

Top Lakeland Terriers 2013

All Breed System These awards are ranked in terms of total number of dogs defeated, including those at the breed, group and Best In Show Level.

Top Lakeland Terriers 2012

All Breed System These awards are ranked in terms of total number of dogs defeated, including those at the breed, group and Best In Show Level.

A Day in the Life of a Circuit Judge

The following is with tongue firmly in cheek, and thanks to the U.K. Whippet and English Setter versions … Today is my big day. I am awarding Challenge Certificates for the first time, and only six years since I bought my first Lakeland. What a stroke of luck that I chose a Phyxmekwik bitch as […]

Montgomery 2013 … Spot goes Group 4!

Montgomery County Kennel Club

GCH Larkspur Acadia Save Me A Spot (aka Spot) went Group 4 at Montgomery County KC under judge Roberta Campbell. Spot got there by first winning Best of Breed at USLTC’s 2013 National Specialty under judge Capt Jean Heath USN-Ret.

Welcome to USLTC’s New Website

Under Construction

Welcome to the new website of the US Lakeland Terrier Club. We are now live, with the promise of more good things to come. We are also introducing a new shorter URL: usltc.org Be patient as a few areas are still under construction. If you encounter any problems, report them to web@usltc.org.