"GSSHC Awards of Recognition for 2007"
GSSHC Awards of Recognition for 2007 1. The attached forms are to be used to apply for Club Awards. Forms may be photocopied. 2. The closing date for applying for all awards is Friday, April 11, 2008. 3. All awards except for Working Dog shall be for the calendar year 2006 (January through December, inclusive) 4. Working Dog awards shall be for races which take place from October 1, 2007 to March 31, 2008. This includes “fun”, sanctioned and non-sanctioned races. Mail completed application forms to: Irwin Linker, 74 Stewartsville Road, Stewartsville, NJ 08886-3137. Or e-mail the completed application forms to: email@example.com No applications will be taken over the phone. Please write legibly. There are a lot of dogs out there, so please don’t expect me to know your dog’s name. I have a hard enough time remembering the names of my own dogs. GSSHC Working Dog Degree 1. A dog must complete any race in which it is entered in order to count as miles earned toward a degree. 2. Races must be held by a recognized race-giving organization with official rules and recorded results. 3. A dog may work on a mixed breed team. 4. A dog may receive a degree title only once for each degree. 5. Applicants must provide the name of the race/organization, date, team driver and total miles per race on the form provided. If you are submitting results of a race for the applications of more than 1 dog, only submit 1 copy and notes which dog(s) the results are to be applied to. If you have any questions, call or e-mail Link: 908-213-6957 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have photocopies of race results, attach them to one of the applications. No need to make multiple copies. 6. Mileage for an award may be accumulated from season to season. If you declared miles for a previous year’s awards, note the amount on the form. No need to write all of them all over again. Just record the “new” miles per rule 5, above. 7. The award for a dog must be applied for within one year after completing the requirements for that award. 8. The degree titles shall be: Working Dog (WD), Working Dog Excellent (WDX) and Working Dog Outstanding (WDO). 9. The required miles for each title shall be: WD - 25 miles total WDX - 50 miles total WDO - 100 miles total More than one title may be applied for in 1 year provided the total mileage requirements have been met, i.e. WDX needs 50 miles (25 for WD plus an additional 25 miles for a total of 50 miles). 10. Copies of official race results must accompany the application form with class and driver noted. 11. The GSSHC Working Dog titles CANNOT be used as an official AKC title in any advertising other than Club newsletter or the Specialty insert. These are club documents and not official AKC or SHCA documents. (In any of the above rules “dog” refers to dog or bitch) Breeder Award A Breeder Award certificate will be given to each breeder who has bred any of the dogs who receive an award that year if also a Club member AND the owner provides the name of the Club member Breeder on the application. Please do not assume that the Breeder’s name for a dog is known. This award will automatically be given to the Club member Breeder you name in the application (on the line below “Owner”). GSSHC Awards of Recognition for 2007 Application Form Registered name of Dog/Bitch: Select one: Dog Bitch Club Member Owner(s): Club Member Breeder(s): Championship Awards Breed Champion (CH) Date Completed: (mm/dd/yy) Obedience Trial Champion (OTCH) Date Completed: Sled Dog Degree (SHCA) Date Completed: Master Agility Champion (MACH) Date Completed: (UKC, CKC, NADAC, USDAA Championships) Date Completed: Obedience / Tracking / Agility Degree Awards CD Degree Date Completed: CDX Degree Date Completed: UD Degree Date Completed: UDX Degree Date Completed: TD Degree Date Completed: TDX Degree Date Completed: Rally Degrees Which Degree(s): Date(s) Completed: Agility Degrees Which Degree(s): Date(s) Completed: Certifications Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Date Completed: Therapy Dog (TDI) Date Completed: G.S.S.H.C. Working Dog Degree (Fill out Race Data Form for these degrees) WD Degree Date the required mileage was attained: WDX Degree Date the required mileage was attained: WDO Degree Date the required mileage was attained: An Award will be given for each title or degree achieved by a member’s dog / bitch. Titles may be AKC, UKC, Canadian Kennel Club, USDAA or NADAC. If other than an AKC title, indicate the organization. All dogs / bitches must be purebred Siberian Huskies Race Data Form for Working Dog Degrees Registered name of Dog/Bitch: Club Member Owner(s): Miles declared on previous Working Dog application: Degree applied for: WD WDX WDO Race Driver Date(s) Miles 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20