ARE NOW FULL AKC STATUS!!
Rat Terrier Club of America "RTCA"
is the official parent club for the Rat
Terrier and AKC Has now accepted the Rat Terrier into the AKC
Stud Book on June 1, 2013. The breed will be eligible
to compete in the Terrier Group beginning June 26,
2013. There will also be an open registry for the breed
until July 1, 2018.
Rat Terrier Club of America is the first National
organization to provide information and a standard for
the Rat Terrier. Due to our club members and Board of Directos efforts, Rat
Terriers are now an AKC full status breed and eligible for
participation in all AKC conformation and performance events as of June 23rd 2013!