Board Meetings

The USSPWDC elected Board and chairpersons meet quarterly.  Members can submit ideas or items they want discussed via our Contact US Form at any time.  Meeting Minutes are posted shortly after the meeting date.

The schedule for 2024 Board meetings is:

  • Q1: Monday January 22, 2024
  • Q2: Monday April 29, 2024
  • Q3: Monday August 19, 2024
  • Q4: Monday November 18, 2024

2023 Annual Membership Meeting Planned for December 15, 2024


USSPWDC Club Annual Holiday Party

December TBD 2024

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Please join USSPWDC Club in Celebrating 2024with our Annual Holiday Banquet and an event filled day with our Portuguese Water Dogs, Owners and Friends.

Event Hosted by:

Meg and Bud DeFore

320 Powerline Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL


Secret Santa Gift Exchange (Names Drawn on 11/20/23)

CGC/CGCA/Tricks Testing ($10 per test)



The United Sunshine States  Portuguese Water Dog Club is proud to announce the supported entry at:

The Central Florida Working Group Association Show to be  held on Friday, December 15, 2023, in Orlando Florida

We cordially invite USSPWDC Members, PWDCA Board Members, Exhibitors from All Venues, Portuguese Water Dog Handlers and Club Friends! to join us for a Social!

WHEN:  Friday December 15, 2023, 6pm-8pm (Subject to change until Judges Program has  been finalized.)

WHERE:  Bahama Breeze 8849 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819

USSPWDC will provide Light Hors d’oeuvres.

Signature Bar with Margaritas, Bahama Mamas, Pineapple-coconut Martinis, Frozen Signature Drinks, Premium Liquors, Red & White Wine, Domestic & Imported Beers will be offered for $36.00 per person for “Open Bar” during the event.

Please click the link below to register no later than Friday, December 1, 2023.