Greater Portland Dachshund Club

Please attend our monthly meetings!

Our general membership meetings are held at 7pm on the 3rd Tuesday of every month via Zoom due to Covid.  For information on attending the meetings as a guest (guests are always welcome!) please contact us on our Facebook page or via the "contact us" portion of the webpage and we will get back to you with information on how to join the Zoom meeting.  Guests are always welcome!

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Upcoming Events

June 20th & 21st, 2024 - DCA Regional Specialty & GPDC Specialty Shows - there will be a DCA Specialty Show on June 20th and two GPDC Specialty Shows on June 21st.  These events are held at the Clackamas County Fairgrounds in Canby, OR.  

For the show's Judging Program click HERE

2022 Year-End Awards Summary

There were 34 Dachshunds owned by GPDC members who earned new titles in 2022. The new titles included: Best in Specialty Show, Absolute in the Field, Bronze Grand Champion, Grand Champion, Champion, Field Champion, Dual Champion, Master Earthdog, Junior Earthdog, Novice Earthdog, Scent Work Novice, Scent Work Container Novice, Scent Work Container Elite, Scent Work Buried, Novice Trick Dog, DCAT Coursing Ability Test, BCAT Coursing Ability Test, Canine Good Citizen, Farm Dog Certified, and Puppy of Achievement.

Meta Hyder’s dog GCH CH Teckelwood Hyder’s All That Jazz ML was the 2022 GPDC Top Conformation Dog and Katherine Schisel’s dog GCHB CH Syringa & Riverwind Promise Not To Tell SL was the runner-up.

GCH DC Royalaire's I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas TKN FDC JE (owned by Jordin Misfeldt-Wallis, Kyle Wallis and Julie Nielsen) was the 2022 GPDC Top Field Dog and DC KFW Aquamarine In The Sky With Diamonds ML FDC JE BCAT CGC TKN ATT (owned by Michelle Kutzler) was the runner-up.

GCH DC Daybreak’s Blast of Blossoms W RI SWN SCNE FDC TKN CGC (owned by Patty Madsen and Debby Krieg) was the 2022 GPDC Top Scent Work Dog and DC Shadow Ridge's Outlaw Johnny Ringo SCN (owned by Ron Yann, Marleen Yann and Patricia Madsen) was the runner-up.

Kim White’s dog FC Guinness Harper ME was the 2022 GPDC Top Earth Dog and Michelle Kutzler’s dog DC Kleine Diamont Im Mondlicht MW RN FDC JE CGC TKN ATT was the runner-up.

This information also available as a PDF for download HERE


*Reminder* Dues Can Now Be Paid Online!

Now members can pay their GPDC Annual Dues online!! Members can go to the PayPal website, click on the "Pay" button once logged in, and type in the following email address to have dues (and trophy donations) go directly to GPDC.  The email address to send payment to is:  


The Greater Portland Dachshund Club hosts multiple AKC sanctioned events throughout the year.  Among these are:

  • Specialty Conformation Shows in January and June
  • Field Trials in the Spring and Fall
  • Earth Dog in the Spring and Fall

We also have club members involved in the Dachshund Club of America!