The Border Terrier Club of Ontario is a non-profit organization located in Ontario Canada, that has been in existence since 1996 and has endeavoured to touch the many facets of the dog world, hopefully fulfilling the expectations of our membership as a whole.


  • Border Terrier Specialty conformation shows – every year since 2000
  • One or more Booster Conformation shows annually
  • Hosting of CKC Earthdog Trials and Training Days
  • Annual Fun Day with a chance to try beginners level rally, agility, go to ground (earthdog), barn hunt, and other activities such as pond swim, weiner dunk and more… (free for members)
  • Annual hands-on grooming education day (free for members)
  • Seminars (based on interest) on subjects such as scent detection, border terrier health issues, etc.


Annual membership dues are $15.00 single or $20.00 household. Border Terrier breeders can have their kennel business card/contact information included on our Breeder List for an additional $10 per year.

To become a member, click on the link below to take you to the membership application. Print out the form, complete and mail it to the address listed on the application. The link is in ".pdf" format. When finished viewing the application, use the browser's "Back" button to return to the BTCO Membership page.

Support the BTCO by becoming a member and start reaping the benefits of membership today.

Download Membership Form

Forms should be mailed to Ian Trott - Secretary B.T.C.O., 29 James Street, Box 968, Deep River, Ontario K0J 1P0

Read our Constitution

If you are already a member of the BTCO, check out the "Members Only" page to view the Members List, use PayPal to renew your annual membership dues, and review Annual General Meeting minutes.

Board of Directors – Current Term (July 2020 through June 2025)

Monica Peterson
Vice President:
Linda Hough
Ian Trott
Jenna Seguin

Director of Education: Beverly Kolb (Ferguson)

Pat Dimitrovski
Janet Hall
Jen Holder
Sarah Jones
Debbie Miyashita
Karen Nesbitt
Sheila Vos

Email contact for general club information: