Member Benefits

Aside from the camaraderie and fellowship of like-minded Portuguese Water Dog enthusiasts, listed below are some of the tangible benefits of being a PWDCA member.

To find out more, click here.

This Scholarship provides money to qualified members in good standing of the Portuguese Water Dog Club of America. For more information, click here.

We love our Juniors! To find out more, click here.

Associate members receive a PWDCA window decal for their vehicle upon joining. When members become Voting members, they receive a PWDCA club lapel pin.

The "List" refers to an email list (email distribution list or email group list) to which you can subscribe. You then become part of an ongoing, interactive PWD society in which you can participate with your own opinions, questions or simply read what others are discussing. Only current, active members in good standing with the PWDCA may subscribe to the PWDCA-L List.

For questions about the list, send an inquiry to:

How to Subscribe



  • Send an email message to the Listserv address: LISTSERV@APPLE.EASE.LSOFT.COM
  • Leave the subject line blank
  • The first line of your message should read: SUBSCRIBE PWDCA-L Your Name (Replace "Your Name" with your actual name)
  • You will be added to the mail list after the List administrator verifies your eligibility and you will receive information for further confirmation activity

Direct link to the online PWDCA-L discussion list.

The PWDCA rewards members who put working and breed titles on their dogs. The award comes in the form of a colorful PWDCA specially designed lapel pin. Members, click here for more information.