Thank you for your interest in joining the Welsh Terrier Club of America. To apply, you need two sponsors, from different households, who have been members in good standing of the WTCA for at least two years and have known you for at least one year.

By E-mail:

To e-mail email your application, download the application form and complete it.

Download the Application

An electronic signature is acceptable – just type your name in the Signature field and it will appear in script. The Code of Ethics may also be signed electronically.

Download the Code of Ethics

E-mail your application and signed Code of Ethics to me at  with ‘WTCA New Member Application’ in the subject line. Copy your sponsors on the email so that they can send their letters of support. Fees and dues for email applications may be paid either through the credit card link on by clicking on our SHOP link.

By Mail:

You may also send your application by US mail. Download the application form and complete it on screen. Print it and send it, with a letter of recommendation from each of your sponsors, a signed Code of Ethics, first year membership dues plus a $10.00 (US) non- refundable application fee to me at the address indicated on the application.

Next Steps:

Provided everything is in order, your name will be sent electronically in an e-mail or published in the next issue of the Club’s quarterly newsletter for member review and comment. Then your application will be voted on at the Board of Directors’ meeting 30 days following the publication. The meetings take place throughout the year and in conjunction with the Club’s Spring Floating Specialty or the National Specialty.


WTCA Membership Committee
Scarlet L. Cardwell

Download the Membership Application
Download the Code of Ethics

Reinstate Lapsed Membership

To apply to have a lapsed membership reinstated, please download, fill out and mail the following form. You have the option of mailing a check or money order with your application, or paying the your dues and lapse fee in our SHOP.

If paying by PayPal please include a printed copy of your receipt with your application form.

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