Colonial Newfoundland Club
A sanctioned regional club of the Newfoundland Club of America, serving the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of Maryland, the District of Columbia and that part of West Virginia south of the Marshall-Wetzel County line.
CNC Water Test August 4 thru 6 - Entries Open: see below for details
What's New/Old/Cute
  • Apparel lineup now available
    Updated 08/28/2016

  • Williamsburg Parade Apparel is available

  • Don't forget that special gift for your favorite Newfie person?
    How about 1 or all 4 of our Limited Edition
    "Four Seasons" Prints?

    PICTURES

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    2014 CNC Pancake Breakfast

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    2013 Draft Test

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    2013 Oatlands Regional Specialty

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    2013 Fall Fun day

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    2013 Water Test

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    2013 Spring Fun Day

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    2013 Reston Pet Festival

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    2013 Pet Expo

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    2013 CNC Pancake Breakfast

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    2013 Grooming Seminar


  • Newfoundland Rescue
    Visit the New Colonial Newfoundland Rescue Website
    Colonial Newfoundland Rescue is now a 501(c)3 organization
    All contributions to CNR are tax deductable

    If you would like to contribute to the Colonial Newfoundland Rescue program via PayPal, please clink on the Donate Button below


    To contact our Rescue Chair:
    Donna McConn
    703-967-1000
    ColonialNewfsRescue@gmail.com


    please visit us
    Looking for a Newfoundland
    If you are considering getting a Newfoundland puppy or dog, click here for helpful information.
    Quick links
    Grooming Tips
    Fundraising
    Breeder's list
    Members Only
    Newf History
    Non-Member Participation in CNC Events
    Non-members are invited to our Spring and Fall Fun Days as a way to get to know members of the club before joining. Non-members are also welcome to attend any of our events as spectators, respecting the boundaries of the event and staying well back from them especially if they are accompanied by their dogs. Unfortunately, the cost and terms of our insurance have caused us to limit participation in events other than the Fun Days to members of CNC or other NCA regional clubs.

    If you are not a member of CNC or another NCA regional club and you want to participate in club activities other than the Fun Days, please contact Paula McPherson to get a membership application form or to ask questions about membership in our club. We hope you'll join!
    Upcoming events - 2017
    CNC Board Meeting
    Teleconference
    Wednesday, July 19, 2017
    7:30PM

    Open Swim Dates at Codorus*
    Codorus Park, PA
    2017 Dates:
    Informal Water Training
    July: 1-2
    July: 15-16
    July: 29-30
    August: 4-6 Water Test
    August: 12-13
    August: 19-20
    August: 26-27
    September: 9-10
    Contact: Julie Sharkey
    "Driving Directions to Water Practice Site"
    "Map of Codorus State Park"

    CNC Water Tests
    Codorus Park, PA
    Dates: August 4 thru 6, 2017

    Friday, August 4, 10:00 AM
    WRDX and WRD Requal.
    Saturday, August 5, 7:30 AM
    WRDX, WD and WRD
    Sunday, August 6, 7:30 AM
    WD and WRD

    Entries Open: June 15, 2017(NCA Members)
    Entries Open: June 26, 2017(Non-NCA Members)
    Entries Close: July 15, 2017

    Chair:                    Scott Rainey
    Test Secretary:      Kathy Holshey
    Test Co-Secretary: Cindy Flowers
    Chief Setward:       Christie Smith

    WRDX, WD and WRD Judges
    Judges: Nancy McKee (Vermont)
                  Mary Jane Spackman (Pennsylvania)

    "CNC Water Tests Premium" List
    "Driving Directions to Water Test Site"
    "Map of Codorus State Park"
    Camping information

    Would you like to help out?
    Please contact the following if you would like to volunteer

    Scott Rainey
    Christie Smith


    More information on Water Rescue Dog Excellent exercises(WRDX)
    i.e.,
    Search for Abandoned Boat
    Multiple Person Rescue
    Rescue of Unconscious Victim
    Rescue of Victim with Capsized Boat
    Delivery of Line from Stranded Boat
    Rescue of Multiple Victims

    CNC Fall Fun Day
    Downs Park, Pasadena, MD
    Fernwood Pavilion
    Sunday, September 17, 2017
    10am to 3pm
    Contact: Chuck Basham
                  Cookie Basham
    Click on above links for directions
    (Volunteers needed and wanted)

    2017 NCA Regional Specialty and Supported Entry
    Carroll County Agricultural Center
    706 Agricultural Center Dr.
    Westminster, MD.
    Friday Oct 27,2017 --Supported Entry--
    Sweeps Judge: Sara Cukier
    Breed Judge: Glen Stark
    Saturday OCT 28,2017 --Regional--
    Sweeps Judge: Dionne Zick Reep
    Breed Judge: Peggy Beiseli Mciiwaine
    Sunday Oct 29,2017 --Regional--
    Sweeps Judge Jack Seacrest
    Breed Judge: Jon Cole
    Regional Specialty Trophy Sponsors Form

    Click on the picture below to order shirts or donate to CNC's Regional



    CNC Draft Test
    General Crump Park/Meadow Farm Museum
    3400 Mountain Rd
    Glen Allen, VA 23060 (Henrico County)
    Dates: November 10, 11, 12, 2017
    Test Chair: Alice Harwell
    Judges: Mark Iken and Gary Walker
    Pending NCA Approval

    Williamsburg Parade
    December 2, 2017
    Williamsburg, VA
    Contact: Julia Sharkey


    Luncheon and Annual General Meeting
    December 2, 2017
    Williamsburg, VA
    Contact: Brenda McKeel




    * Please see note on Calender Page for more infomation.