Constitution

ARTICLE I – NAME AND OBJECTS
 
SECTION 1. The name of the Club shall be Irish Terrier Club of America.
 
SECTION 2. The objects of the Club shall be:
 
(a) To encourage and promote the breeding of pure-bred Irish Terriers and to do all possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection. (b) To encourage the organization of independent local Irish Terrier Specialty Clubs in those localities where there are sufficient fanciers of the breed to meet the requirements of The American Kennel Club. (c) To urge members and breeders to accept the standard of the breed as approved by The American Kennel Club as the only standard of excellence by which the Irish Terrier shall be judged. (d) To do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the breed and to encourage sportsmanlike competition at dog shows, field trials and obedience trials. e) To conduct sanctioned matches and specialty shows, field trials and obedience trials under the rules of The American Kennel Club.
 
SECTION 3. The Club shall not be conducted or operated for profit and no part of any profits or remainder or residue from dues or donations to the Club shall inure to the benefit of any member or individual.
 
SECTION 4. The members of the Club shall adopt and may from time to time revise such by-laws as may be required to carry out these objectives.

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BIDDING BEGINS FRIDAY, JANUARY 13th, 2022 at 12:00 am
ITCA 125th ANNIVERSARY
NATIONAL SPECIALTY TAKE-HOME PRIZE SPONSORSHIP AUCTION
As most of you know, 2022 is a very special year for the ITCA. We will be celebrating our 125th Anniversary. To help make the 125th ITCA Anniversary National Specialty Show extra special, we are offering significantly
upgraded take-home prizes. It is our hope this sponsorship auction will help offset the higher cost of trophies
and at the same time make the 125th National Specialty a spectacular historical event!
Here is how it works:
ITCA has provided below a list and photos of its top take-home prizes, including upgraded framed rosettes. If
you would like to sponsor the offering of one of these prizes, you can submit bids on one or more of the listed
take-home prizes. All winning sponsorships of take-home prizes offered in the auction will be listed in the show
catalog as offered by the ITCA and the winning sponsor. If you are the winning sponsor of a one or more
trophies, you may offer the prize in your name, or you can honor a Heart Dog, Mentor or Friend. Group
Sponsors are limited to four individual names.
Auction:
Bids Open at 12:00 am (Eastern) January 13, 2022
and will close 11:59 pm (Eastern) on February 28, 2022
Bidding is open to Individuals and ITCA Regional Clubs
We will accept bids on our FACEBOOK page and via e-mail at Swimcoach@comcast.net. The leading bid for
sponsorship of each take-home prize will be updated every few days via email and on Facebook. 

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