If you are interested in joining the American Rat Terrier Association in our goal for promoting the Rat Terrier in the United Kennel Club, please download our form in PDF format from the link below & mail to address listed on bottom of form.

Membership dues helps our club in many ways, from putting on specialties to cancer research.  Join the cause and help the breed we love, whether breeder or just fancier, everyone welcome.



Other membership perks:

  • In the loop of UKC breed happenings…
  • Member discounts for Specialty Events
  • Being a member of a breed club allows you to participate in the preservation of the breed
  • Participation in breed activities with your breed, rather than dogs at large
  • Sharing information with others on your breed to increase your knowledge of the breed’s characteristics, or specific training or health problems
  • Ability to participate in seminars, events and/or shows specifically for your breed
  • A place to spotlight the accomplishments of dogs of your breed and show off your dog’s abilities and successes
  • Access to breed specific research and the ability to participate and/or contribute
  • Ability to contact others for guidance, help or training tips relevant to your breed

New Member Application:  ARTAMEMBERSHIP.pdf

Membership may be paid via paypal, with addition of $1.25, below (Please follow the fee schedule in the membership application) payments should be sent to: