CCRCA Hunt Test is happening this weekend in Ohio!! Go check it out.

Specialty information on Catalogs, Judges, Trophy, and Meals

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The Curly-Coated Retriever Club of America

The CCRCA, chartered in 1979, is the national parent club for the breed. The club publishes the Curly Commentator, a bi-monthly newletter, sponsors a National Specialty, and supports the placement of Curlies needing good homes through Curly rescue. The CCRCA encourages the development of the natural retrieving abilities of the breed through its working certificate program and annual field trophy award. Curlies with notable achievements receive permanent recognition as members of the Hall of Fame, while the Register of Merit honors dogs whose progeny have earned titles in conformation, performance and field events.

As our guiding principles, the CCRCA subscribes to the tenets of the AKC Code of Sportsmanship.

Upcoming Events

CCRCA Hunt Test will be held on Saturday June 28th and 29th, 2014 at Buckeye Retriever Club in Chardon, OH. Contact Mark Southward at 419-571-5619 if you have questions. You can get CCRCA Hunt Test shirt by clicking here!


2014 Curly National Specialty at Purina Farms Missouri2014 CCRCA Specialty - This is the place to be to plan for the 2014 National Specialty. Updates and information can be found by clicking here!



Curly-Coated Retriever Rescue

The CCRCA Rescue program is dedicated to assisting with the placement of any CCR in need and to finding an appropriate, good home where the dog will be lovingly cared for and appreciated, and where it will enjoy a quality of life befitting the breed. If you are looking for a Curly or have found a lost CCR, please click here for more information..

Recent Events

All information for the 2013 CCRCA Specialty can be found by clicking here!

Order 2013 Specialty DVDs, A set of all events or order sets of events separately - Field (Working Certificate tests and Upland), Obedience, Rally, Conformation, and Senior Handling & Parade. Go to the order by PayPal page, or download the mail-in order form.

CCRCA WC/WCX/WCQ Test was held on Saturday May 31, 2014 at Bear Country Retrievers hosted by Sherie, Clint, and Billy Catledge in Bethpage, TN.

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