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7/30
Tables turned on Humane SocietyTables turned on Humane Society

The Humane Society of the United States, an organization that does next to nothing for animal shelters but sues, badgers and lobbies politicians and businesses into adopting its radical animals rights agenda, is getting a taste of its own medicine.

Read more: http://www.sbsun.com/sports/ci_21169780/tables-turned-humane-society?source=rss#ixzz227lKQPiF


7/8/12
AKC now offering Reserve Best in Show:
As adopted by the Delegate body at its September 2011 meeting and included in the Fall 2011, Winter 2012 and Spring 2012 issues of the judge's newsletter The Standard; effective July 3, 2012 a Reserve Best in Show must also be offered by any club giving group classes. The Reserve Best in Show winner will be chosen by the same judge that has been assigned Best in Show.




6/8/12
Join the Northern Ontario Boxer Club alongside BowWowCountryClub.ca for a fun-filled BOXER day. Bring the family and enjoy the 46 acre off-leash park with a spring fed pond and glorious walking trails. Meet fellow boxer lovers and share stories while your pet romps the great outdoors.

We will have Games, Prizes, Vendors, Food and much more!

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to have fun with the whole family and your Boxer!

All proceeds are donated to the NOBC.

Location: Bow WOW Country Club
16200 Highway 27,
King, ON L0G 1T0
Canada

Date: July 21, 2012.

Time: 10am-6pm

Admission Fee: $15 at the gate or 10$ with RSVP (before July 18th, 2012) on our event page.  http://www.facebook.com/#!/events/297668833655744/




6/8/12
Latest news on pet jerkey treats from China


6/7/12
There is a new USDA Proposed Rule that has been written in an effort
to control internet sales of puppies from puppy mills. However, the rules
will affect all breeders with 4 or more breeding females who sell a puppy to
a buyer who does not physically come to your residence to buy the puppy.
There is no definition of a breeding female and this is one of many faults
this bill has. It will require anyone with 4 or more breeding females (what
ever that means) to have to have a USDA license and you will be subject to
inspections. It affects sales of puppies out of state when the buyer does
not come to your home, even if it is to someone you know.

There is a comment period open right now and all comments will be
considered if received on or before July 16, 2012. I urge you to read the
proposal and send in your comments.

Here is the link to the proposal:

http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-05-16/pdf/2012-11839.pdf

Here is a link to Q&A on the proposal which helps to put it into
perspective. Keep in mind you as a breeder will be considered a retailer
under the proposal if you sell a puppy to a buyer who has not physically
come to your home:

http://www.aphis.usda.gov/publications/animal_welfare/2012/retail_pets_faq.p
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Here is the link to the info on the AKC site which helps to summarize
the proposal and can assist you in what you write to USDA:

http://www.akc.org/news/index.cfm?article_id=4656

Here is the link to submit your comments to the USDA:

http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=APHIS-2011-0003-0001

Please let your voice be heard. If every breeder and every all
breed and specialty club were to stand up and speak their position, we would
have a tremendous amount of strength in being heard. Please forward this
to your breed lists, clubs, and friends.


6/1
NEW CHAMPION!
Ch. Shadigee's Checkmate aka Cash. He is owned by Wendy Gram and bred and co-owned by us Lee & Mary Jane Nowak. He finished his American Championship at the Oklahoma Boxer Club Specialty under Judge Lin Jensen winning WD & BOW for a 4 point major under the expert guidance of Handler Michael Shepard. This is Cash's second 4 point Major Specialty Win. He is by BISS Am/Can Ch. Summer's Blackjack Of Shadigee A/C SOM and out of Shadigee's Moonlit Mirage.

6/1
NEW CHAMPION!
Dior's Custom Built for Burrwood finished his championship at the Trumbull Co. KC show on May 27th. The judge was Bob Busby. Gunner was handled

by Ashley Wynieski for owner Margaret Greco and Diana Armenta,