Welcome to the 2019 National Specialty Page!!

Host Hotel:

Holiday Inn-St. Louis West
4901 Six Flags Rd Eureka, MO
(636) 938-6661


The Spirit of St. Louis

National Specialty will be held
Sunday September 15th thru the 19th, 2019
Purina Farms in Gray Summit, Missouri

Show Chairperson: Maureen Thompson
Assitant Show Chairperson:  
Agility Chairperson:  
Obedience/Rally Chairperson:  
Barn Hunt Chairperson  
Field Chairperson:  
Hospitality: Everyone!
Emergency Coordinator:  
RV reservations: Richard Rogers
Logo and Merchandise:  
Raffle and Auction:  
Catalogs/Ad Sales: Stephanie Ayers
Judges Education: Kathryn Cowsert

Planning Information:

Sunday Sep 15
  • Working Certificate Tests (August Busch Memorial C.A. 2360 Hwy D, St. Charles, MO)
  • Field Banquet
  • Monday Sep 16
  • All-Breed Agility, Obedience, and Rally (Purina Farms Event Center 500 Wm. Danforth Way, Gray Summit, MO)
  • Tuesday Sep 17
  • Upland Tests (August Busch Memorial C.A.) 
  • Health Seminar / Pizza (Holiday Inn Hospitality Room 4901 Six Flags Rd., Eureka, MO)
  • Wednesday Sep 18
  • Sweepstakes 
  • Special Event
  • Membership meeting (Purina Farms)
  • Judges Education (Holiday Inn)
  • Thursday Sep 19
  • National Specialty
  • Dock Diving (Purina Farms)
  • Banquet (Holiday Inn)
  • Shows before and following the National Specialty (all at Purina Farms):

    Friday Sept 13, 2019 - Gateway Sporting Dog Assn. (Sporting Dogs only) 
    Saturday September 14, 2019 - Three Rivers Kennel Club of Missouri
    Sunday September 15, 2019 Three Rivers Kennel Club of Missouri

    Friday September 20, 2019 - Rolla Missouri Kennel Club, Inc. 
    Saturday September 21, 2019 - Spirit of the Heartland Kennel Club, Inc. 
    Sunday September 22, 2019 - Jefferson County Kennel Club of Missouri, Inc.

    Host Hotel

    Holiday Inn-St. Louis West
    4901 Six Flags Rd Eureka, MO
    (636) 938-6661
    $124.95+tax, $35 one-time pet fee
    Group Name: Curly Coated Retriever Club
    Rooms include a mini-refrigerator and free Wi-Fi. Dog bathing facility on-site.

    Alternate Hotel nearby



    Campling will be at Purina Farms $35, full hook-ups. Camping form for 2019 to reserve a spot can be found by clicking here! Please fill out and return to Richard Rogers so he can have you on file.

    This is NOT the final form, just a count with size rigs and possible nights so Richard Rogers can get enough reserved for our National. He still has to wait until AFTER September before he can coordinate with the other clubs.

    Veterinary Services:

    24 Hour Emergency Veterinarian

    Local Veterinarians (Not 24 Hrs.):