National Shiba Club of America

NSCA Barn Hunt Hall of Fame

2022 NSCA Barn Hunt Hall of Fame:

  • Evenstar's Adventure is Out There NA NJP CAX FCAT2 RATCH CZ8PB CGCA CGCU FDC TKI RATI UG-2 SSB BID — Owner: Stephanie Dill, Breeder: Myrrh Haslam & Carolyn Kaufmann
  • Kobushi's Polar Vortex CAX FCAT2 SCN SIN RATCH CZ8P CGCA CGCU TKA — Owner: Nicole Birnbaum, Breeder: Katrina Nielsen

2021 NSCA Barn Hunt Hall of Fame:

  • Hi-Jinx Jumpin Black Flash RN NA NAJ CAX2 FCAT5 RATCHX CZ8P TKA — Owner: Mary E. Engstrom, Breeder: Patricia Doescher

2020 NSCA Barn Hunt Hall of Fame:

  • CH Tobishi's Careful! I'm Sizzlin' Hot! RA BCAT RATCH CGC TKN — Owner: Barb & Jim Berry and Tammy Szabo, Breeder: Tammy Szabo and Jim & Barb Berry

2018 NSCA Barn Hunt Hall of Fame:

  • 2018 NSCA Barn Hunt Hall of Fame CH Tobishi’s Hotroddin’ Hornet CD BN RE CAA BCAT RATCHX2 CZ8B CGCA TKN — Barb Berry & Tammy Szabo
  • Jogoso's Sriracha is Hot Stuff Coming Through! RATCH CGC CAX2 — Melody Chang & Shawn Kasner Susanne Osaza & Rosie M Van Laanen

NSCA Barn Hunt Hall of Fame

The NSCA Shiba Inu Barn Hunt Hall of Fame is designed to recognize the Shiba Inu who has displayed superior achievement in the sport of Barn Hunt. This one time life-long achievement award may be earned by more than one Shiba Inu per year. The award will be presented at the Annual Awards Banquet at the NSCA National Specialty.

The award will be a plaque stating, “20__ Shiba Inu Barn Hunt Hall of Fame,” dog's name, owner’s name (as shown on AKC registration), breeder’s name, National Shiba Club of America. A picture of the Shiba Inu recipient and handler will be printed in the Shiba E-News and posted on the NSCA Awards webpage.

Application period is May 1 through June 30, 2023. Application form may be obtained on the NSCA Awards webpage or through the Awards Committee Chairperson. All application materials may be submitted electronically or hard copy. Provide copies of official documentation with the application to verify authenticity. An incomplete application (including verification documentation) will not be processed.


  1. RATCH or RATCHX title.
  2. Copy of AKC registration.
  3. Statement of NCSA membership of owner, by name. This will be verified by the Awards Committee.


Awards Chairperson
Katrina Nielsen