Our Mission



McVan Scottish Terriers® is a small kennel located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. We are dedicated to breeding high quality Scottish Terriers for companionship and for show. Our goals include:

  • To advance the Scottish Terrier breed through selective, careful breeding and education
  • To serve as an information portal regarding the breed, its history, function and health
  • To model for others the value of "openness" regarding health issues that affect the breed and our line of Scottish Terriers
  • To promote the expansion of the Scottish Terrier gene pool by entering into partnerships with breeders around the world
  • To excite others to love the Scottish Terrier as much as we do.

News Flash!

Bronze GCH. McVan's Flash Gordon Goes Group 1


Bronze GCH McVan's Flash Gordon "Flash" wins a group 1 under terrier expert Bruce Schwartz. He is shown by Rebecca Cross and assisted and loved by Kelsey Jesseph​. Flash is owned by Vandra Huber and Michael Krolewski.

Flash also earned an AOM at the STCA rotating specialty.


Big Bopper makes music in Baltimore


At less than 18 months of age, new Ch. McVan's Big Bopper at Beameups walks off with Best in Special Show honors at the 2016 STCA rotating specialty held in Baltimore, WA. We wish to thank breeder judge Miss Elizabeth Jane Bradley for recognizing the qualities of Ch. McVan’s Big Bopper at Beameups (aka. “Bopper”). Bopper is a third generation of National Specialty Winners and represents the best in line breeding, combining McVan, Beameups and Chyscott (Sire: Ch Chyscott's Behind The Mask - Dam: BIS BISS Am. GCH Can. McVan's Be Bop Baby). He finished his championship with four specialty wins including BOWs, Washington State Scottish Terrier Club under Judge Clay Coady at 6 months and RWD the next day at the 2015 rotating specialty with judge Mr. Mariano Gatica Gomez. He also was BOWs Scottish Terrier Club of Greater Louisville under judge Elaine Whitney. Bopper finished the day before the 2016 Rotating National with a BOWs win under judge Don Evans at the STC of Greater Baltimore Specialty. Bopper also won the STCA’s 2015 Rotating Specialty National Sweepstakes under Ron McConnell. We are pleased with Bopper’s accomplishments at less than 18 months of age. In our opinion, he represents correct breed type, size, and showmanship Thank you to all the judges who have recognized his qualities. Proud Owners: Dr. Vandra L. Huber, Rebecca Cross and Doreen Cross.


McVan's Be Bop Boy at Chyscott Goes BOWS at STCA Rotating


McVan's Be Bop Boy at Chyscott earns Best of Winner's at 2016 STCA Rotating Specialty. Blake is the full brother of breed winner Ch. McVan's Big Bopper at Beameups. We are honored to have bred the two of top winners at the roving national specialty. Both boys are out of sire Ch Chyscott's Behind The Mask and GCH McVan's Be Bop Baby.
Blake is owned by our long term friends Larae Shafer & Whitney Shafer & Kristen Simmons of Cheyenne, WY. Blake and Bopper were bred by Vandra Huber & Rebecca Cross.