Membership Meetings:

*** Sunday, February 18, 2018, 2-5PM: 

“Introduction to Barn Hunt” to be held from 2-5 PM at “Barns and Noses” in Kirtland, Ohio

Our program for the meeting will be an “Introduction to Barn Hunt” of the fastest growing dog sports in the country.
Beth Mann, (Certified Professional Dog Trainer.) will initially provide a brief introduction to Barn Hunt followed by a tour of the “critters” accommodations where you can meet the “girls”. Beth will then provide more detailed information about the sport of Barn Hunt along with a live demonstration. Finally, you will have an opportunity to try it with your dog.
Barnes and Noses is located at:
7645 Euclid Chardon Rd. (Route 6)
Kirtland, OH. 44094
The entrance to the training center is at the rear of the building. We will have some signage to help you find your way.
Please bring along a chair for yourself and a crate or x-pen for your dog.
We will not have our usual pot luck at this meeting. However, water, soft drinks and snacks will be provided.
And, since Sunday is “NATIONAL DRINK WINE DAY” you are welcome to bring along your favorite “vino” or other adult beverage of your choice.


*** Sunday, March 11th – “NCBMDCO Annual Puppy Match” to be held at Canine Affair Center in Chesterland, Ohio 

Here is the flyer for this event                   


*** Sunday, April 15, 2018

Introduction to "Bernergarde"


*** Sunday, May 20, 2018

Drafting Workshop


***Saturday/Sunday, June 9/10, 2018

Working Dog Weekend at Lake Farm Park

--More information will be posted later--

From Nancy Pedersen:

This is Sadie, AKC reg.  "Crosswind Snow Mist", bred by our own Dale and Mary Sparks. 
Sadie will be 8 on Febuary 1, 2018. She is currently the #7 Berner in the country in FastCAT (quite and accomplishment for a 7 year old Berner).
She runs the course at 16.68mph!! I am so proud of her!!


Gretzky Atkian Congratulating Sadie on such an awesome accomplishment !!

These and many other items are available in our STORE

February 2 (2016)  -  Norman Geith    
February 6 (2012)  -  Jax Atkian
February 6 (2012)  -  Eli Waldman
February 14 (2012)  -  Jessie Gedeon
February 28 (2013)  -  Poppy Hayko
February 28 (2013)  -  Biggie Hayko

Homemade Treats for Healthy Pets

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Photos by Mark Baer

Our hearts go out to the Syroney family for the loss of their beloved Heidi.  Our deepest heartfelt sympathy.


North Coast Bernese Mountain Dog Club of Ohio

Frost Bite in Dogs

You may want to read about this, since it's been so cold here lately.   Don't forget the paw wax!

Congratulations !

Front Page Brags:

Amrene and Wayne Smith had to had to say good-bye to their beloved Cairo.  She has fought a brave battle, but it was not enough.  We feel for you, Amrene and Wayne ....

From Nancy Pedersen:
Pearl,  AKC reg.  "My Uncatchable Wicked Wench", BCAT.
Pearl is my rescue dog that I have had for 11 months. I got her from Vilma last January. Pearl was 2 on October 19, 2017.
Pearl is the #1 Berner in the country in FastCAT.. you can also see this info on the AKC website under Events.
 She ran the 100 yd course in 8.03sec/25.47mph 

BCAT is Pearl's first title!

Photos by Mark Baer

Happy Valentine's Day

Wishing all of our Berners a happy birthday

Don't forget to stop by our STORE once in a while.  If you haven't been there lately, you will be surprised by the variety of merchandise to be had  -  there is always someone's birthday !

Congratulations, Nancy - this is quite an accomplishment for the girls!  How proud you must be of them!