WRAP at the American Whippet Club National Specialty

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and State of Illinois mandate the American Whippet Club National Specialty and WRAP Parade of Rescues and General Membership Meeting have been postponed.

The AWC National Specialty and Whippet Rescue and Placement Parade of Rescues and General Meeting are tentatively rescheduled for October, 2020.

Tentative Parade of Rescues date: October 16, 2020

Decatur Conference Center and Hotel
191 US Highway 36 West
Decatur, IL 62522

WRAP rescue Whippets will be presented in the PARADE OF RESCUES in the hotel ballroom, directly after completion of regular judging for the day. The WRAP General Membership Meeting (room location TBA) is open to all WRAP volunteers and the public and will be held directly after the conclusion of the Parade of Rescues.

If you have a WRAP rescue Whippet and would like to register for the PARADE OF RESCUES, please contact Parade coordinator Ruth Beall at rhbeall@hotmail.com.  Please include:

  • Owner’s name / e-mail address / phone number
  • Rescue’s name / age
  • Photo(s) of your rescue Whippet, to be included in the slide show at the WRAP table
  • Short Bio about your rescue to be read while you and your rescue Whippet are in the ring for the parade

Stop by the WRAP table to view the history of WRAP in a slide show of rescue Whippets over the years, some from as early as 2001 through the present.  If you have photos of your rescue Whippets that you would like to have added to the slide show, please send your photos to Ruth Beall, rhbeall@hotmail.com.

Please check back for updates.