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ANKC: OCT 2018 AGM & BOARD MEETING SUMMARY

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At the recent Annual General Meeting of the Australian National Kennel Council Limited held in Melbourne: Original article can be found here 1.  Election of ANKC Ltd Vice President and Treasurer  Mr Hugh Gent OAM was re-elected unopposed as President for a three year term from 13 October 2018; and Mr Brian Parker was re-elected […]

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ANKC: VISITING OVERSEAS JUDGES EVALUATION

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  The ANKC Ltd Board resolved at their October 2018 Board meeting for the ANKC Ltd Visiting Overseas Judges Evaluation Procedure has been discontinued immediately. Tracey Barry AdministratorNovember 2018  

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ANKC: AMENDMENTS TO BREED STANDARDS

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  The ANKC Ltd Board resolved at their October 2018 Board meeting for all breed standard amendments to be made annually in January each year. Please note ANKC uses standards from either the country of development, the Kennel Club (UK), American Kennel Club (AKC) or the FCI. It must be pointed out that the majority […]

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DOGS NT: COUNCIL VACANCIES

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Dogs NT are seeking Expressions of Interest for the following vacancies on Council:.✴️*Secretary (2020)✴️*Councillor (TBC)✴️*Councillor (TBC).🔶Please send all replies to the office.🔶Please contact Council or the Office if you would like any further information.🔶Please have all EOIs in by 26th November 2018. 🔗 Dogs NT Contact information: Contact Us

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DOGS NT: GENERAL NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS

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The past few weeks have been a trying time for the Dog World in the Northern Territory. We have seen the passing of two much loved stalwart members of our association. Mandy Hammett, committee member, handler trainer, mentor to many and wife of our President Mel. Mandy passed away suddenly and her loss will be […]

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ANKC: AMENDMENT BREED STANDARD – LABRADOR RETRIEVER

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The National Breed Standards Coordination Group Chair, Mrs Marie Merchant has been made aware that the Kennel Club (UK) has amended the breed standard for the Labrador Retriever. As a result we are arranging for the standard on our website to be updated accordingly. In addition the National Labrador Retriever Council has been requested to […]

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ANKC: FCI (CACIB) INTERNATIONAL SHOWS LISTING

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Listing of FCI International Shows to be held in Australia in 2019 → 2020. (NB: This listing will be updated as additional shows are approved by the ANKC). 2019 → 2020 Dogs Victoria 17 February 2019        Twilight Canine Country Club Dogs SA 31 May 2019 Dogs SA Winter International Dogs West 12 July 2019 The […]

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ANKC: NEW JUDGES CONTRACT FORM

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ATTENTION:  Club Secretaries As a result of feedback received in relation to the Judges Contract document we advise an amended version of the above mentioned editable form is now available HERE Changes made to the form were to provide additional space in various fields relating to the ‘Fixture’ section on page 1 as well as fields […]

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DOGS NT: NEW ‘FAST TRACK’ FACILITY

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A new Fast Track * facility is now available at the Dogs NT Office! Cost: $80.00 Availability: Paperwork will be available for collection the next WORKING DAY NB: * – Maybe subject to conditions Please contact the Dogs NT Office for further details.

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ANKC: ROTTWEILER STATEMENT – AUG 2018

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Legally Docked Rottweilers:  The recent advice from the FCI of amendments to the Rottweiler Standard has led to dissemination of flawed information and instructions on how the breed should be judged from sources other than ANKC. The attention of all Australian licenced Judges of Rottweilers is drawn to the following extract from FCI Regulation in […]

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