The East Tennessee Collie Club, Inc. is composed of an enthusiastic, congenial and diverse
Owners, Breeders and Exhibitors of pure-bred Collies.
Their mutual interest is the exchange of ideas, knowledge and experience to more thoroughly
hobby and to promote the advancement of the breed. Members come from several
southeastern states and
any Collie fancier is most cordially invited to join.
To honor the standard of the breed, "Collie", adopted by the parent authority
(The Collie Club of America, Inc.)
and as accepted and approved by the American Kennel Club.
TO FURTHER the advancement of the Collie as a pure-bred dog and to give equal
attention and consideration to each of the Breed varieties.
TO ENCOURAGE the breeding and exhibition of Collies and to promote the
best interests of them, their Breeders, Owners and Exhibitors.
TO PROMOTE harmony, fair play and good sportsmanship among the participants in all of the Club's undertakings.
TO ADVISE members and particularly novices in their problems of breeding,
registering, exhibiting, kenneling and general care of purebred Collies.
JOIN THE COLLIE CLUB FOR FUN, INSTRUCTION AND KNOWLEDGE.
If you are a Collie owner, you will enjoy the Collie Club. Meetings are held five times a year on Wednesday
nights at convenient central locations. Interesting subjects selected for discussion by the group or by a
panel of experts range from, "Whelping and Care of Puppies," "Grooming," "Anatomy," to "Collie Standards".
Included are an Annual Picnic and AKC Sanctioned Match during the warm weather months.