About The Airedale Terrier Club of America

The Airedale Terrier Club of America (ATCA), founded in 1900, is the parent club of the breed in the United States and the official spokes-organization for the breed with the American Kennel Club.

GCHB Joval Angel’s Glory

Montgomery 2018
GCHB Joval Angel’s Glory
Valeria and John Rickard

The ATCA’s constitutional objectives are:

  • To encourage and promote quality in the breeding of pure-bred Airedale Terriers and to do all possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection.
  • To urge members and breeders to accept the standard of the breed as approved by the American Kennel Club as the only standard of excellence by which the breed shall be judged.
  • To educate judges about the standard of the breed as approved by the American Kennel Club.
  • To do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the breed and to encourage sportsmanlike competition at dog shows, obedience and agility trials, field and hunting events, and other types of performance competitions; and to support rescue/adoption activities.

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The Airedale Terrier Club of America ( ATCA ), founded in 1900, is the parent club of the breed in the United States and the official spokes-organization for the breed with the American Kennel Club.

What’s Happening

The Pedigree Database has been moved to the members only page of the website.  If you have questions on the data please contact Stephen Dwyer at rddexmjs@hotmail.com. To access the database click on “Member Login” in the upper right hand corner of the Homepage.  You will need your user name and password to login into […]

Montgomery Winners 2019:  BOB and BBE-GCHB Joval Angel’s Glory, (#26) V & J Rickard; BOS -CH Reydaleterrydale Star Trek, (#15) G Reyes and D. Dozier; BW and WD-Kairk’s How Lucky Can You Get, (#55), D Allen and R Jones; SELECT D- GCHS Jet Aire’s Cosmic Discovery, (#41) D and J Turba; SELECT B-CH Cast Iron […]

The ATCA Floating National Specialty will be held on March 16, 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky…

Airedales Strutting Their Stuff!