Become a Member or Renew your membership

The benefits of becoming a member of the Greater Denver Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Club, Inc. (GDSCWTC, Inc.) include:

  • Grooming Education
  • Nutrition Information
  • Veterinary Information
  • Training Techniques
  • Help with/help others at shows
  • Social/Dog Events
    • Grooming Seminars
    • Wheaten Health Profile
    • Wheaten Fun Day


New Club Applicants

New Club Applicant Form New Headstart Application Form

We have three membership types:

1. Regular membership, individual ($20 per year)
2. Regular Dual membership ($25 per year)
3. Associate membership ($20 per year) and
    HeadStart membership (also an Associate membership, paid for by the breeder)

Regular membership, individual ($20 per year)

Regular Individual members shall be eligible to vote at meetings and to serve on the Board. Regular individual membership carries one vote.

Membership shall be open to all persons 18 years of age and older who are in good standing with the AKC, and who subscribe to the purposes of the Club.

While membership is unrestricted as to residence, the Club’s primary purpose is to be representative of the breeders, owners, and exhibitors in its immediate area.


Regular dual ($25 per year)

Regular Dual membership (two members of the same household), carries one vote each. Regular Members shall be eligible to vote at meetings and to serve on the Board. 

Membership shall be open to all persons 18 years of age and older who are in good standing with the AKC, and who subscribe to the purposes of the  Club. 

While membership is unrestricted as to residence, the Club’s primary purpose is to be representative of the breeders, owners, and exhibitors in its  immediate area.


Associate Membership ($20.00)

Associate members shall be entitled to all Club privileges except voting and holding office.  Associate Members shall not be counted in determining a quorum. 

Associate membership is a one-year term.  At the end of the year, the Associate member is required to upgrade membership to Regular membership as provided for in the Club’s Bylaws, Section 3(c).

Membership shall be open to all persons 18 years of age and older who are in good standing with the AKC, and who subscribe to the purposes of the Club. 

While membership is unrestricted as to residence, the Club’s primary purpose is to be representative of the breeders, owners, and exhibitors in its immediate area.


Headstart Membership (Fee paid by Breeder)

Headstart Members shall be entitled to all Club privileges except voting,  holding office and inclusion on the Club breeder referral list.  Headstart Members shall not be counted in determining a quorum. 

Membership is through a breeder. Headstart membership is for one period, then become a full Member of the club thourgh endorsment from two members in good standing.

While membership is unrestricted as to residence, the Club’s primary purpose is to be representative of the breeders, owners, and exhibitors in its immediate area.


All Regular membership renewals can be completed online.  Renewals for Associate and HeadStart members require club members’ signatures, so those forms should be downloaded, completed, and mailed to the club treasurer, John Unruh at the address indicated on the renewal form.

Regular Membership Renewal Form (mail in) Online Regular Membership Renewal Membership Renewal for Associate Members Membership Renewal for HeadStart Members

Need Help or do you have membership questions?

Please email Helen the club’s GDSCWTC Membership Coordinator at