The Cesky Terrier is a rare breed in the United States. What isn't so rare is the volume of information available for judges, exhibitors and potential owners of this wonderful breed. The AKC Parent Breed Club, ACTFA, The American Cesky Terrier Fanciers Association, INC. is the official American source for the Cesky Terrier. We work closely with breeders all over the world to bring fanciers of the breed accurate and up to date information about this special breed. 

ACTFA education is divided into seven regions each with a certified Parent Club mentor as director and additional  Parent Club assistant mentors to assist anyone seeking information. We strongly urge judges and interested parties to seek out only Parent Club Certified Mentors to receive accurate information on our breed. Our Board Approved regional directors as well as additional Board Approved mentors are listed below:

                   Judges Education & Public Education

For the most up-to-date Judge's Education, click the link below

Judge's Education/Public Education Chairman:  

Committee chair:

Sandra Bridge-Chase-   

Other Members:   


                       ACTFA Approved Regional Mentors

Midwest:    Sandra Bridge - Chase

Sandra, ACTFA Board Treasurer, is a  Cesky breeder and travel yearly to the birthplace of the Cesky Terrier- The Czech Republic, to participate in the National Specialty called Cesky Days. She is   members of the National Cesky Terrier Breeders Club  and is extremely knowledgeable in Cesky history and European Cesky Culture. Sandra mentors those in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Iowa, Ohio, Indiana and Missouri.

She can be reached at 309-230-8511

South:   Glenn Dorsey

Glen is our resident expert on genetics and Cesky development as well as the ACTFA Historian. He can trace any Cesky Terrier back to its roots and present a clear understanding of Cesky creator Frantisek Horak's ideal pack friendly hunting dog. He tutors in the states of Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Maryland.

He can be reached at  540-239-6636