The National will be held October 23 - 29, 2023 in Mesquite, Texas!

Sweeps and Conformation: October 23 – 26 at Hampton Inn & Suites & Convention Center

Scent Work: October 24 at Mesquite Convention Center/Hampton Inn & Suites

Obedience: October 25 at Hampton Inn & Suites

Rally: October 26 at Hampton Inn & Suites

Hunting Performance Test: October 26 – 27

Agility: October 27 – 29 – Supported Entry in conjunction with Bell County Kennel Club All Breed Shows

Conformation Judge: Nanette Prideaux
Sweeps Judge: Beverly Davies-Fraser
Junior Showmanship, 4-6 Month Puppy, PeeWee Competition: Linda Clark
Obedience Judge: Nancy D. Simmons
Rally Judge: Lynn Eggers

Show Chair: Ann Wolf  

Don’t want to order items on the website? Click here for the 2023 Order Form. It also contains a good checklist of deadlines for everyone!

Entry Information

Click for the main 2023 National Premium

Click for NBC 2023 Agility Premium

Click for NBC 2023 Hunting Performance Test Premium

Click for 2023 Scent Work Premium

Click to enter the Stud Dog Social

Tentative Schedule

NOTE: The schedule will be finalized once entries close!

Sunday, October 22

Welcome Party – Tailgate Party Theme

Monday, October 23

15″ Sweeps

13″ Sweeps

Intervariety Sweeps

Stud Dog Social – 70’s Theme

Tuesday, October 24

15″ Veteran Sweeps

13″ Veteran Sweeps

4-6 Month Puppy

Junior Showmanship

Pee Wee Competition

Top 20 Panel Judging

Scent Work

Junior Showmanship Celebration – Denim & Diamonds Theme

NOHS Top 10 (each variety) – Denim & Diamonds Theme

Top 20 – Denim & Diamonds Theme

Wednesday, October 25

15″ Conformation


NBC Supporting Membership Meeting

AmBRNet Buffet & Auction – Wild West Saloon Theme

Education Seminars

Thursday, October 26

15″ Conformation (if necessary)

13″ Conformation

Intervariety Judging


Hunting Performance Test (Lone Star Daschund Conservancy Ladonia, TX)

Performance Celebration – Beach Party Theme

NBC Awards Dinner – Beach Party Theme

Friday, October 27

Hunting Performance Test (Lone Star Daschund Conservancy Ladonia, TX)

Friday – Sunday, October 27 – 29

Agility (Belton, TX)