Twin Cities Voyageur English Springer Spaniel Association

Title Award Deadlines!

We will again this year have new AKC titles recognized with a custom certificate for your dog. In order to assure the information is accurate, please send a high resolution JPG file of the photo(s) you want used to Liz and the following informationto both Liz Pike ( and Alice Musburger (

1. Registered Name of the Dog with complete titles as you want it to appear on the certificate

2. Complete list of new titles earned in 2019 (with correct AKC abbreviations and with the new titles spelled out as you want them to appear on the certificate. For example, CGCA can be Canine Good Citizen Advanced or Community Canine)

3. Call name of the dog

4. Owners as you want listed on the certificate

Liz will send an email acknowledgement upon receipt of both the picture and the information - hopefully this will help assure that there are no missing awards! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out.

TCVESSA 2020 Dates and Judges Announced!
May 16-17, 2020

Saturday Judges:
Puppy and Veteran Sweepstakes: Mr. Jim Shea, Elfenbein Samoyeds
Regular Classes/Juniors: Ms. Patricia Darke, Darkehaven Cocker Spaniels

Sunday Judges:
Puppy and Veteran Sweepstakes: Ms. Jessica MacMillan, Paisley Dalmatians
Regular Classes/Juniors: Dr, Camille McArdle, DVM, Citation Bloodhounds

Obedience/Rally ALL BREED TRIALS
Judge will be Lora Seale

Obedience classes offered will be:
Novice A/B
Open A/B
Utility A/B
Beginner Novice A/B

Rally classes offered will be:
Novice A/B
Advanced A/B
Excellent A/B

Location: On the Run Canine Center
13835 Aberdeen St. NE
Ham Lake, MN 55304

Direct link to the Best Western:
Best Western

Check out the great photos from one of our past Agility trials
on the TCVESSA Facebook Page

Thank you for attending TCVESSA's 2-day English Springer Spaniel Specialty including:
Obedience, Rally & Breed

May 18 & 19, 2019

Check out these great photos by Laurie Erickson Photography

Please send all wins & brags, litterbox announcements, upcoming events and articles. submit to:

The VOX submission deadlines are Jan 10, April 10, July 10, Oct. 10
The VOX publications dates are Jan. 15, April 17, July 15, October 15.

TCVESSA is a Minnesota-based affiliate club of the English Springer Spaniel Field Trial Association and the American Kennel Club. We are a non-profit club. The Association provides our members the ability to network with other Springer fanciers, share information, educate the public about our breed and actively supports both local and national Springer Rescue group efforts. Our members participate in a wide range of activities with their dogs including obedience, conformation, hunt tests, agility, tracking, rally obedience and community service and therapy dog work.

Learn more about the ESS breed standard English Springer Spaniel Breed Standard