Welcome to the ESSFTA 2023 National Website.

October 9 – 14, 2023

Purina Farms, Gray Summit, Missouri

The National Show Committee is pleased to be returning to the Purina Events Center for the 2023 National Specialty. Nationals Week will kick off with two Hunt tests on the weekend of Oct 7 & 8. We will also be hosting All-Breed Agility Trials at Kim’s Place in Illinois. The events will move to the Purina Events Center on Monday, October 9, with more Agility and Scent Work. The National Specialty starts on Wednesday. There will also be a NADD Dock Diving Event going on at Purina during the week.

This Website contains all of the information you will need to plan your exciting week in Missouri at the ESSFTA National Specialty. All reservations can be made online, or by using the downloadable General Order form. We hope you will join us to help celebrate the versatility of our wonderful breed!