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German Shepherd Dog Club of Upstate South Carolina
CONFORMATION A-MATCH ALL BREED OBEDIENCE B-MATCH ALL BREED RALLY B-MATCH JUNIOR SHOWMANSHIP TEMPERAMENT TEST CGC TESTING
SATURDAY, October 18, 2008
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*** NEW LOCATION ***

Astro Kennels
418 Scuffletown Road Simpsonville, SC 29681
Unbenched and Outdoors Regardless of Weather

Event hours: 8:00 am. to 5:00 pm Consult Judging Program for Time of Judging

Officers President ................................................................................................ Beth Dunn Vice President.......................................................................... Grace Lichtenwald Treasurer........................................................................................ Barbara Hefner Secretary.....................................................................................Catherine Morton ............................................... 1014 Dorchester Road, Belton, SC 864-288-1174 Directors Mark Hefner Ed Lichtenwald

MATCH COMMITTEE
Show Chair...........................................................................................Mark Hefner ......................................................................... 912 Easley Hwy, Pelzer, SC 29669 Trophy Chair .................................................................................. Barbara Hefner Grounds Chair .....................................................................................Mark Hefner Hospitality Chair ............................................................. Grace & Ed Lichtenwald Ribbons .......................................................................................... Barbara Hefner Premium List.................................................................................. Barbara Hefner Catalog …………………………………………………………………..Barbara Hefner
Officers, Directors & Committee Members will serve on the Bench Show Committee

Show Secretary: Beth Dunn, 101 Rotterdam Rd., Easley, S.C. (864) 420-5267 vondodingsd@bellsouth.net

THE AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB CERTIFICATION
Permission has been granted by the American Kennel Club for the holding of this event under American Kennel Club Rules and Regulations. James P. Crowley, Secretary WINS AT SANCTIONED MATCHES CARRY NO AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB POINTS

ALL A-MATCH CONFORMATION ENTRIES CLOSE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2008, 6:00PM EST B-Match OBEDIENCE and RALLY ENTRIES CLOSE SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2008, AT 12:00 P.M.
Or when entry limit is reached, whichever occurs first. Temperament Test and CGC Test Registration will be taken Until 9:00 a.m., October 18, 2008 or until the testing limits are reached
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HOTELS & MOTELS THAT WILL ACCEPT DOGS La Quinta Inn, 31 Old Country Road, Greenville, SC 29607 ................864-297-3500 Best Western, 5009 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC ...............................864-297-5353 Red Roof Inn, I-85 & US 276, Greenville, SC ......................................864-297-9800

RULES OF THE GERMAN SHEPHERD DOG CLUB OF UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA
CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES: 6:00 PM EST, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2008 after which time entries cannot be accepted, canceled or substituted, except as provided for in Chapter 11, Section 6 of the Dog Show Rules. TELEGRAPH, TELEPHONE AND UNSIGNED ENTRIES CANNOT BE ACCEPTED. ENTRIES RECEIVED WITHOUT FEES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Acknowledgement of entries will be made as soon as practicable after the close of entries. Dogs may arrive any time prior to their scheduled time for judging. It is the responsibility of the exhibitor to have his or her dog ready to be shown and at the entrance of the judging ring with the steward calls for their class. Entry Fees shall not be refunded in the event that a dog is absent, disqualified, in season, sick, lame, excused by the Veterinarian for any reason or judge or barred from competition by the Show Committee. Exhibitors and handlers will be held responsible for clean conditions – Please pick up after your dogs. The welfare of an exhibitor’s child is assumed to be the responsibility of the exhibitor. It is understood that the exhibitor will exercise control over his or her children. The Club assumes no responsibility for dogs or equipment left unattended. All dogs must be kept on leash (unless off leash is called for in the obedience / rally ring). An exhibitor whose dog is eligible for an award must be present or have an appointed representative to accept the award for him or her. No awards will be mailed.

DIRECTIONS TO SHOW SITE Astro Kennels 418 Scuffletown Road Simpsonville, SC 29681 From I-85 Take the I-385 exit toward Columbia (0.3 miles) Take the SC-146 Woodruff Road exit, Exit 51A (0.2 miles) Turn Right onto Woodruff Road / SC – 146 (4.7 miles) Turn Right onto Scuffletown Road (0.4 miles)

The German Shepherd Dog Club of Upstate South Carolina Invites you to join us in our 1st A-Conformation Match and B-Obedience / Rally Match. We also invite you to join us for our GSDCA Temperament Test and CGC Test. Don’t wait for the National to get your TC & CGC Do it with us and save $ !!!!! We will have food on site!!! And A 50/50 Raffle and A Silent Auction
Silent Auction to benefit the G’ville K9 Unit, Foothills Search & Rescue & GSD Rescue Page 11 Page 10

ENTRY FEES Conformation
A-Match Conformation Classes (except Puppy & Bred-By)................................ $ 8.00 6-9 & 9-12 Puppy & Bred-By Classes ................................................................ $ 5.00 Junior Showmanship ...................................................................................... n/c

Obedience & Rally
B-Match Obedience Classes .............................................................................. $ 8.00 B-Match Rally Classes ....................................................................................... $ 8.00

Temperament & CGC Testing
Temperament Test ........................................................................................... $ 25.00 CGC Test ......................................................................................................... $ 15.00
Returned checks do not constitute a valid entry fee. A $25 collection fee will be assessed for all returned checks.

JUDGES
Mrs. Ann Sanders.......................................... 1000 Creech Road, Garner, NC 27529 Conformation & Junior Showmanship Ms. Margaret Norkett........................................................................... Greenville, SC Obedience – Pre-Novice & Novice Mr. Sheldon Smith..........................................4789 Pastry Lane, Acworth, GA 30101 Obedience – Open & Utility Ms. Paula Rellihan…………………1793 Poole Town Road, Spartanburg, SC 29360 Rally Classes Ms. Suzanne Kinman ................................2320 GA Hwy 20 SE, Conyers, GA 30013 Temperament Test Ms. Beth Dunn...........................................................101 Rotterdam Rd., Easley, SC Lead CGC Evaluator

SCHEDULE SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2008 8:00 AM – SHOW SITE IS OPEN 9:00 AM - START OF TEMPERAMENT TEST START OF CGC TEST 12:00 PM – LUNCH BREAK CLOSING OF ENTRIES FOR OBEDIENCE & RALLY MATCH 1:00 PM - JUDGING BEGINS FOR A-CONFORMATION MATCH JUDGING BEGINS FOR B-OBEDIENCE & RALLY MATCH

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A-MATCH CONFORMATION CLASSIFICATION
Classes offered for each sex:
6 months and under 9 months Puppy Novice 9 months & under 12 months Puppy Bred By Exhibitor 12 months & under 18 months American Bred _________________________________ Open__________________________________

HOTELS & MOTELS THAT WILL ACCEPT DOGS La Quinta Inn, 31 Old Country Road, Greenville, SC 29607................ 864-297-3500 Best Western, 5009 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC ............................... 864-297-5353 Red Roof Inn, I-85 & US 276, Greenville, SC...................................... 864-297-9800

Best Adult & Best Opposite Adult

Best Puppy & Best Opposite Puppy

JUNIOR SHOWMANSHIP CLASSES
Novice Class: For Boys and Girls who, at the time entries close, have not won three First Places in a Novice Class at a licensed or member show with competition present and are at least 9 years of age and under 18 years of age. Open Class: For Boys and Girls who, at the time entries close, have won three First Places in a Novice Class at a licensed or member show with competition present and are at least 9 years of age and under 18 years of age. Best Junior Handler: Winners from each class will compete for Best Junior Handler.

DIRECTIONS TO SHOW SITE Astro Kennels 418 Scuffletown Road Simpsonville, SC 29681 From I-85 Take the I-385 exit toward Columbia (0.3 miles) Take the SC-146 Woodruff Road exit, Exit 51A (0.2 miles) Turn Right onto Woodruff Road / SC – 146 (4.7 miles) Turn Right onto Scuffletown Road (0.4 miles)

B-MATCH ALL BREED OBEDIENCE CLASSES
Pre-Novice Novice A & B Open A & B Utility A & B Open to All AKC Breeds / German Shepherds will be given preference. **Entry is Limited to: 40 dogs combined in Novice & Pre-novice 35 dogs combined in Open & Utility

B-MATCH ALL BREED RALLY CLASSES
Novice A & B Advanced A & B Excellent A & B Open to All AKC Breeds / German Shepherds will be given preference. **Entry is limited to 50

PHOTOGRAPHER

Members of the GSDC of USC will have cameras at the show
VETERINARIAN ON CALL Animal Emergency Clinic 393 Woods Lake Road Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 232-1878 Directions from show site: Go left out of drive way of Astro Kennel (0.4 miles) Turn LEFT onto SC 296 – Woodruff Road (3.9 miles) Merge onto I-385 N toward Greenville (3.3 miles) Take the Haywood Road exit, exit 39 Turn LEFT onto Haywood Road (0.1 mile) Turn Right onto Congaree Road (0.3 mile) Turn Right onto Woods Lake Road (0.2 mile) End at 393 Woods Lake Road, Greenville, SC Page 4

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RIBBON PRIZES AND SPECIAL TROPHIES A-MATCH, B-MATCH & JR. SHOWMANSHIP REGULAR CLASSES

German Shepherd Dog Club of Upstate South Carolina
Canine Good Citizen Test
Saturday, October 18, 2008 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
The CGC Test is designed to certify dogs that have the training and behaviors needed to be reliable, well behaved members of their families and communities. - All dogs (pure breed and mixed) are eligible to take the test - All dogs tested must be at least 6 months old - All tests will be performed on leash - All dogs must have buckle or slip collars - Owners need to bring a brush with them to the test - Treats are not allowed during evaluation – but praise is !!

First Prize: Rose Ribbon & Large Dog Toy Second Prize: Brown Ribbon Third Prize: Light Green Ribbon Fourth Prize: Gray Ribbon
A-MATCH NON-REGULAR CLASSES

Best Adult: Orange Rosette Best Opposite Adult: Lavender Rosette Best Puppy: Pink and Green Rosette Best Opposite Puppy: Red & White Rosette
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Entry Fee - $15.00 per dog
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JR. SHOWMANSHIP NON-REGULAR CLASSES

Best Junior Handler: Rose & Green Rosette & Best Buy Gift Card
B-MATCH OBEDIENCE & RALLY NON-REGULAR CLASSES

Make CGC Test check payable to GSDCUSC Pre-Registrations will be taken until Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Entries will be taken at ringside until 9:00 AM or until the entry limit is reached

Send entries to: Barbara Hefner, 912 Easley Hwy., Pelzer, SC 29669 Full Name of Dog _________________________________________________

Qualifying Score: Green with Pink Edges Ribbon Highest Scoring Dog in a Regular Classes: Pink & Green Rosette High Scoring German Shepherd Dog: Pink & Green Rosette This is a condensed form of Premium List as provided for in Chapter 9, Section 2A of the AKC “Rules Applying to Registration and Dog Shows” A list of all prizes offered and donors will be printed in the show catalogue FOR ADDITIONAL ENTRY FORMS – PLEASE VISIT OUR CLUB WEBSITE AT http://gsdcupstatesc.com/

Registration or ILP Number ________________________________________ Owners Name _____________________________________________________ Address __________________________________________________________ City ____________________________State _____________Zip ____________ Phone ______________________E-Mail _______________________________
I, the undersigned, agree that the GSDC of USC is not responsible for any injuries or damage suffered by persons or animals participating in the CGC Test during, before, or after the actual test. By acting as spectator and/or participating in any capacity, I waive any right of action against the GSDC of USC and will hold the GSDC of USC harmless of any action, or lack of action by my dog(s) or by me results in any action against the sponsoring club.

Signature of Owner or their agent duly authorized to make this entry:

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Owner’s Name (Print) ___________________________________________________________

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German Shepherd Dog Club of Upstate South Carolina
AKC Obedience and Rally Sanctioned B Match
Pre-Entry Form

Saturday, October 18, 2008 1:00 p.m.
Entries will close at 12:00 p.m. on October 18, 2008. Mail Pre-entries to the Match Secretary to arrive by Wednesday, October 15, 2008, with a check made payable to the GSDCUSC.

Mail To: GSDCUSC – Beth Dunn 912 Easley Hwy Pelzer, SC 29669 (864) 420-5267 Please Print Clearly
Owners Name _____________________________________________________ Address __________________________________________________________ City ____________________________State _____________Zip ____________ Select Classes: Entry fee $8.00 per class Obedience: Entry limited to 40 in Novice & Pre-Novice, 35 in Open & Utility _______Pre-Novice _______Novice A ______ Novice B _____Open A _______ Open B _______ Utility A ______ Utility B _____ Jump Height

Rally: Entry is limited to 50 ______ Novice A _______ Advanced A ______ Novice B _______ Advanced

_______ Excellent A

_______ Excellent B _____ Jump Height

Dog’s Registered Name ______________________________________________ AKC Registration # / ILP# ___________________________________________ Breed / Variety ___________________________Sex _____________________ Date of Birth ______________________ Total Entry Fees $_______________ Page 6

GSDCA Temperament Test
Saturday, October 18, 2008 9:00 AM– 12:00 PM
Entry Fee - $25.00 per dog
Limit: 35 dogs

Please print Make temperament check payable to: GSDCUSC Pre-Registrations will be taken until Wednesday, October 15, 2008. Entries will be taken at ringside until 9:00 AM or until the limit is reached. Mail entries to: Barbara Hefner, 912 Easley Hwy, Pelzer, SC 29669 Breed German Shepherd Dog Sex Male Female

Full Name of Dog _________________________________________________ Date of Birth __________________ Registration Number _______________ Sire _____________________________________________________________ Dam ____________________________________________________________ Owners Name _____________________________________________________ Address __________________________________________________________ City ____________________________State _____________Zip ____________ Phone ______________________E-Mail _______________________________ --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------I, the undersigned, agree that the GSDCA and the GSDC of USC are not responsible for any injuries or damage suffered by persons or animals participating in the Temperment Test during, before, or after the actual test. By acting as spectator and/or participating in any capacity, I waive any right of action against the GSDCA and/or the GSDC of USC and will hold the GSDCA and/or the GSDC of USC harmless of any action, or lack of action by my dog(s) or by me results in any action against the sponsoring club.

Signature of owner or his agent duly authorized to make this entry

Owner’s Name (Print) __________________________________________
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Single copies of the latest editions of the “Rules Applying to Dog Shows” may be obtained WITHOUT CHARGE from any Superintendent at any show where they are superintending or from THE AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB, 5580 CENTERVIEW DR, RALEIGH NC 27606-3390.

OFFICIAL AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB ENTRY FORM

AGREEMENT
I (we) agree that the club holding this event has the right to refuse this entry for cause which the club shall deem sufficient. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry and of the holding of this event and of the opportunity to have the dog judged and to win prizes, ribbons, or trophies, I (we) agree to hold the AKC, the event-giving club, their members, directors, governors, officers, agents, superintendents or event secretary and the owner and/or lessor of the premises and any provider of services that are necessary to hold this event and any employees or volunteers of the aforementioned parties, and any AKC approved judge, judging at this event, harmless from any claim for loss or injury which may be alleged to have been caused directly or indirectly to any person or thing by the act of this dog while in or about the event premises or grounds or near any entrance thereto, and I (we) personally assume all responsibility and liability for any such claim; and I (we) further agree to hold the aforementioned parties harmless from any claim for loss, injury or damage to this dog. Additionally, I (we) hereby assume the sole responsibility for and agree to indemnify, defend and save the aforementioned parties harmless from any and all loss and expense (including legal fees) by reason of the liability imposed by law upon any of the aforementioned parties for damage because of bodily injuries, including death at any time resulting therefrom, sustained by any person or persons, including myself (ourselves), or on account of damage to property, arising out of or in consequence of my (our) participation in this event, however such, injuries, death or property damage may be caused, and whether or not the same may have been caused or may be alleged to have been caused by the negligence of the aforementioned parties or any of their employees, agents, or any other persons. I (WE) AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ENTRY, EXHIBITION OR ATTENDANCE AT THE EVENT BETWEEN THE AKC AND MYSELF (OURSELVES) OR AS TO THE CONSTRUCTION, INTERPRETATION AND EFFECT OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE SETTLED BYARBITRATION PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. HOWEVER, PRIOR TO ARBITRATION ALL APPLICABLE AKC BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES MUST FIRST BE FOLLOWED AS SET FORTH IN THE AKC CHARTER AND BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS, PUBLISHED POLICIES AND GUIDELINES.

German Shepherd Dog Club of Upstate South Carolina
Saturday, October 18, 2008 Entries Close Wednesday, October 1 , 2008, 6:00 PM EST
I enclose $______for entry fees.
Refer to page 3 for fee schedule. Make checks payable to GSDC of Upstate South Carolina Mail all entries to Beth Dunn, 912 Easley Hwy, Pelzer, SC 29669
IMPORTANT: Read carefully instructions on reverse side before filling out. Numbers in the boxes indicate sections of the instructions relevant to the information needed in that box. BREED VARIETY: (1) SEX German

Shepherd
DOG SHOW CLASS (2)(3) SWEEPSTAKES CLASS CLASS DIVISION Weight, Color, Etc. (3) OBEDIENCE TRIAL CLASS JR. SHOWMANSHIP CLASS

ADDITIONAL CLASSES NAME OF JUNIOR HANDLER (see back) FULL NAME OF DOG AKC Reg. No. FOREIGN REG. NO. & COUNTRY BREEDER SIRE DAM ACTUAL OWNER(S)[4] OWNER’S ADDRESS CITY/STATE/ZIP + 4 NAME OF OWNER’S AGENT (IF ANY) AT THE SHOW
I CERTIFY that I am the actual owner of the dog, or that I am the duly authorized agent of the actual owner whose name I have entered above. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry, I (we) agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the American Kennel Club in effect at the time of this show or obedience trial, and by any additional rules and regulations appearing in the premium list for this show or obedience trial or both, and further agree to be bound by the "Agreement" printed on the reverse side of this entry form. I (we) certify and represent that the dog entered is not a hazard to persons or other dogs. This entry is submitted for acceptance on the foregoing representation and agreement. By signing the entry form we certify that the Junior Showman does not now, and will not at any time, act as an agent/handler for pay while continuing to compete in Junior Showmanship.

JR. HANDLER AKC #

INSTRUCTIONS
1. (Variety) if you are entering a dog of a breed in which there are varieties for show purposes, please designate the particular variety you are entering i.e., Cocker Spaniel (solid color black, ASCOB, parti-color). Beagles (not exceeding 13 in. over 13 in. but not exceeding 15 in.). Dachshunds (longhaired, smooth, wirehaired), Bull Terriers (colored, white), Manchester Terriers (standard, toy), Chihuahuas (smooth coat, long coat), English Toy Spaniels (King Charles and Ruby, Blenheim and Prince Charles), Poodles (toy, miniature, standard), Collies (rough, smooth), 2. The following categories of dogs may be entered and shown in Best of Breed competition; Dogs that are Champions of Record and dogs which according to their owners records, have completed the requirements for a championship, but whose championships are unconfirmed. The showing of unconfirmed Champions in Best of Breed competition is limited to a period of 90 days from the date of the show where the dog completed the requirements for a championship. 3. (Dog Show Class) Consult the classification in this premium list. If the dog show class in which you are entering your dog is divided, then, in addition to designating the class, specify the particular division of the class in which you are entering your dog, i.e., age division, color division, weight division. 4. A dog must be entered in the name of the person who actually owned it at the time entries for a show closed. If a registered dog has been acquired by a new owner, it must be entered in the name of its new owner in any show for which entries closed after the date of acquirement, regardless of whether the new owner has received the registration certificate indicating that the dog is recorded in his name. State on entry form whether transfer application has been mailed to A.K.C. (For complete rule refer to Chapter 11, Section 3).

DATE OF BIRTH PLACE OF BIRTH USA Canada Foreign
Do not print the above in catalog

JUNIOR SHOWMANSHIP
If this entry is for Jr. Showmanship, please give the following information:

AKC JR HANDLER #: NAME OF JR. HANDLER ADDRESS CITY/STATE/ZIP + 4
If Jr. Handler is not the owner of the dog identified on the face of this form, what is the relationship of the Jr. Handler to the owner?

JR.’S DATE OF BIRTH:

SIGNATURE of owner or his agent duly authorized to make this entry TELEPHONE EMAIL ADDRESS

Please print legibly