Upcoming GCA Specialties and Supported Entries

Pacific Northwest Greyhound Club regional specialty
When: Saturday, 6/17/2023
Where: Westside Commons 
/ Hillsboro OR

Three hound group shows on June 16th thru 18th, 2023

  • PNWGC designated specialty on Saturday, 6/17/2023
  • PNWGC supported entry on Sunday, 6/18/2023
  • AKC National Owner-Handled Series - Each Day
  • 4 Months & Under 6 Months Puppy Competition - Saturday & Sunday
  • Sweepstakes, Veteran Sweepstakes & Junior Showmanship - Saturday & Sunday
  • Superintendent - Dogzibit


  • Friday
    • Classes - Sylvie McGee
    • Group - Jamie Donahue
  • Saturday (Designated Specialty)
    • Classes - Jamie Donahue
    • Sweepstakes - Leta Graham
    • Group - Sheila Paske
  • Sunday (Supported entry)
    • Classes - Ann C Meyer
    • Sweepstakes - Kathleen Brock
    • Group - Ann C Meyer


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2023 Western/ National Specialty

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When: September 2023

Where: Greeley, CO


  • Conformation - Knut Blutecher (Norway)
  • Sweepstakes - Lesley Anne Potts

Additional shows held by Evergreen Kennel Club

Click here for more information about the 2023 Futurity and to nominate dams/pups

2023 Eastern Specialty

When: October 14, 2023

Where: Legions Stadium, 2149 Carolina Beach Rd., Wilmington, NC

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - Lynda Race (England)
  • Sweepstakes - Sue Lackey

This specialty is concurrent with the Hanover Kennel Club all breed shows, so there will be 3 shows for Greyhounds in 2 days!

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More information will be posted when available

2024 Central/National Specialty

When: March 2024

Where: Kentucky Exposition Center, 937 Phillips Ln, Louisville, KY

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - Don Sturz
  • Sweepstakes - Linda Bell

The 2024 GCA Central/National Specialty will be part of the Kentuckiana Cluster of Dog Shows from March 14th thru March 17th, 2024 - click here for more information on the cluster

More information will be posted when available

2024 Eastern Specialty

When: May 3, 2024

Where: Lehigh Valley Hotel, 300 Gateway Drive, Bethlehem  PA

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - Hy Petter
  • Sweepstakes - Souix Forsyth

The 2024 GCA Eastern Specialty will be with the Central New Jersey Hound and Bucks/Trenton shows

More information will be posted when available

2024 Western Specialty

Where: Greeley, CO

Additional shows held by Evergreen Kennel Club

More information will be posted when available

Watch for more information

Specialty Proposals

Please view the requirements for a proposal here.
Proposals for specialties and supported entries should be sent to Cathy Gaidos. Contact Cathy Gaidos at gaidos@twinvalley.net if you need assistance or more information.

The GCA Board is looking for proposals for the following specialties:
2025 -- Eastern/National, Central, and Western