About Our Club

Heartland Howling Welsh logo.JPGThe Heartland Welsh Springer Spaniel Club is a regional club representing members mostly from the upper Midwest states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois and Michigan.

Our Club is recognized by the Welsh Springer Spaniel Club of America and the American Kennel Club. We are about 50 members and are joined together by the love of the Welsh Springer Spaniel breed.


  • President – Karen Lyle
  • Vice President – Hans Muessig
  • Secretary – Lauren Gaines
  • Treasurer – Jennifer Clark


  • Maureen Behrens
  • Dee Feltus
  • Kelli Zellmer

Membership in this club requires an application form be submitted to our secretary with first year dues.  At the next meeting of the club, applicants will be voted upon by the membership. New members are always encouraged, welcomed and invited to join.  Contact our Secretary above for more details.

Rochester Minnesota Kennel Club Dog Show, September 14, 2019


Heartland Welsh Springer Spaniel Club, Annual Meeting, Coulee Kennel Club Dog Show, Winona, MN,  2015 (Photo by Betsie Czeschin)

For more information about Heartland Welsh Springer Spaniel Club email us at heartlandwssclub@gmail.com.

2 thoughts on “About Our Club

  1. Hi there! My name is Paige Imel and I’m actually from Indianapolis, Indiana! I am hoping to find some friends through this club for my Welshie to play with someday! What does it look like to apply for membership? And what all does being a member entail?:)


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