• American Belgian Tervuren Club

    Parent club for the AKC Belgian Tervuren
  • Is a Tervuren for You?

    We feel the Tervuren is a "special dog". 
  • Registry Now Online!

    The ABTC Registry is available online.
  • Stomach Cancer Study

    What is the Stomach Cancer Study? Dr. Elaine Ostrander at the National Human Genome Research Institute Dog Genome Project has taken on the study to determine the cause of stomach cancer in breeds that have an increased risk. The study was initiated by Dr. Elizabeth McNiel who has turned over the study to Dr. Ostrander.
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Please contact Nancy Burka with any corrections, questions or comments regarding area clubs.

If you would like help regarding finding a Tervuren please contact Becky Hansen.

General correspondence from ABTC Members and the public should be sent to the Public Relations and Membership Secretary

Members also may contact officers, directors, and committee chairs using their current Roster.

The website committee is constituted of a Website Coordinator, editors, technical support, and dozens of contributors.  The duties of the Website Committee are:

  •  Website Coordinator - general management and operating direction of content.
  •  Editors - help with content creation and maintenance of the website.
  •  Technician - technical issues and website feature updates.
  •  Web Committee ABTC Board representative - Liaison to ABTC Board.

Contact a committee member or mentor near your show of interest to request individual ringside mentoring at a specialty show.

The ABTC created the Health Education Committee in 1995 to oversee matters relating to the health of our dogs.

Our Mission:

  • To promote healthe issues within the Amerian Belgian Tervuren Club
  • To review articles of health relevance for publication in TNT
  • To make recommendations for funding of health-related research, and to monitor the progress of studies funded by the ABTC
  • To educate the membership regarding health issues, review and report on veterinary medical literature of interest.
  • Activities to Try
  • Tervuren Rescue
  • Find a Puppy?
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(The official rescue organization for the American Belgian Tervuren Club)

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So, you are interested in a Belgian Tervuren puppy. The American Belgian Tervuren Club can help provide information regarding upcoming litters. There are two articles the American Belgian Tervuren Club recommends you read prior to submitting a request.

You can access them from the links below.  Use your browser's back button to return to this page.

What is a tervuren?
Is a tervuren for you?

You may also like to review the Code of Ethics and return back to this page using your bowser's back button. 


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TNT Online

Check out the ABTC Online TNT Preview


The online TNT Preview provides a bi-monthly glimpse into the ABTC membership magazine sharing club news.

AKC Gazette Tervuren Column

The AKC Gazette Column is authored by Dana Mackonis.  Click on the highlighted words to link to the current column.


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Photo Archives

Journey through the Photo Archives


Photo Archives provides a Tervuren photographic history since 1960. National specialties and BAR photos available.