2018 Spring Specialty

WHWTCSEM Specialty Shows: As an AKC Conformation Club, we try to put on two Specialty shows each year, one in the spring and one in the fall. Our “big” show is the Spring Specialty which we hold independently each year, usually the last Saturday in April. Our fall show is held in conjunction with the Terrier Club of Michigan fall show in Monroe, MI.

Saturday, April 28, 2018  

Show Hours: Approx. 10am to 2pm; Building is open from: 7:30 A.M. to 5:00 (See Schedule below) Public Welcome – No Admission Charge

Ann Arbor Dog Training Center 1575 E. North Territorial Road Whitmore Lake, Michigan

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(3-day dog show weekend with the Terrier Club of Michigan All Terrier Show (Fri, April 27) and Progressive Kennel Club All Breed Show (Sun, April 29)!!


7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. Club and Rescue Raffles

Sweepstakes Class Judging 10:00 a.m.

Rescue Parade 10:45 a.m. or 15 minutes after Sweeps judging is complete,
whichever is last.

Lunch (available on site) 11:30 to 1 p.m.

Rescue Raffles Close at 1:30 p.m.

Club  Raffle Closes at 1:30 p.m.

Regular Class Judging 1:00 p.m.

Show Completion at 2:30 p.m., or whenever Regular Class judging is complete

(Unbenched – Indoors)

(Licensed by the American Kennel Club #2018245401)

Sweepstake Judge:  Mary Beecher
Regular Class Judge: Marjorie Underwood


Photos by…. Susan

Show Chair: Jackie Curtis

Show Secretary: Jackie Curtis


Ring Stewards: TBA
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Hotels & Motels (These allowed dogs in the past but please verify when calling for reservations)

  • Red Roof Inn 3621 Plymouth Rd, Ann Arbor, Michigan At US-23 Exit 41 734-996-5800 No extra charge for pet.    (Note: They may be enforcing the 1-dog limit)
  • Best Western Whitmore Lake 9897 Main, Whitmore Lake, MI 734-449-2058 $25 charge for pet per night.
  • Red Roof Inn 39700 Ann Arbor Rd Plymouth, Michigan I-275 Exit 28. 734-459-3300 No extra charge for pet.
  • Red Roof Inn (Formerly America’s Best Value Inn) 3505 S. State St. Ann Arbor, Michigan, I-94 Exit 177 734-665-3500 No extra charge for pet.
  • Motel 6 3764 State St, Ann Arbor, Michigan I-94 Exit 177 734-665-9900 No extra charge for pet.
    Hampton Inn 2300 Green Rd. Ann Arbor, Michigan 734-996-4444 $25 charge for pet per stay.
  • Candlewood Suites 701 Waymarket Way Ann Arbor, Michigan 734-663-2818 Pets 1-6 days $75
  • Smith Motel Briggs Lake 11290 E. Grand River Brighton, MI 1 mile east of US-23 and I-96. 810-227-7441 $50 refundable charge for pets. No daily charge. (Small fishing cabins)
  • Kensington Inn 124 Holiday Lane, Howell, Michigan 517-548-3510 $15 charge a night per pet.
  • Best Western of Howell 1500 Pinckney Rd. Howell, Michigan 517-548-2900 $15 charge a night per pet.
  • Residence Marriott 800 Victors Way Ann Arbor, Michigan 734-996-5666 Pets $25.Pet Fee $25.00 per night with a maximum fee of $75


“Residence Inn is the perfect choice for your stay. We are an all suite hotel, our studio suite is 50% larger than a standard hotel room. Each suite has a fully equipped kitchen, separate sleeping and living space. We include a hot buffet breakfast each morning and we have a dog run at the hotel!”

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