Tim & Julie Popplewell, Bakersfield, CA have been suspended from all ABCA member privileges for five years for submitting forged and falsified applications and documents. Furthermore, once the five year suspension has been served, their membershi... Read More
Joint Statement from the American Border Collie Association and The ABCA Health & Education Foundation On the EAOD Test currently offered by ProjectDOG
The ABCA and ABCA Foundation are very concerned about early adult onset deafness (EAOD) in work... Read More
On June 15, 2015 the American Border Collie Association's Board of Directors voted to set up a non-profit, tax-exempt foundation to enhance its services to Border Collies, their owners, and the Border Collie breed.
The foundation will has three ma... Read More
The ABCA has permanently barred Bill & Gloria Barnes (Barnes Border Collies) of Braxton, MS from ABCA membership for submitting false registration documents to the ABCA. Effective May 19, 2015, their registration and certification privileges are ... Read More
During 2014, ABCA provided $13,785 in promotional money to support local trials throughout North America. We also provided $19,000 in support for the USBCHA Sheepdog and Cattledog National Finals, and awarded an additional $16,000 in prize money at ... Read More
One of the unique benefits of the American Border Collie Association is the use of promotional money accumulated from each registration at the rate of $ 1.00 per dog to promote the border collie and border collie events throughout the United States a... Read More