2019 Stockdog Finals Judge Change

Members, There has been a change in judges for the 2019 Stockdog Finals. Becky Beckmann will replace Bob Myrick. Here are all the 2019 Finals Judges: Agility Finals – Gary Shipley Conformation Finals – Gail Karamalegos, Janet Kelly, and Susan Landry-Whiticar Junior Handling Finals – Shelby Shank Obedience Finals – Hillary Hines and Laurie Rubin Rally Finals – Ronnie Bates …

Title photos for website

All photos that were sent to me for any of the pages, example – WTCH, HOF etc are up on the website. The only ones that are not are the ones I have contacted the individual about more information. If you visit the site and don’t see a photo that you originally sent to me, then I did not receive …

Change to Show Sanctioning Request Deadline

Members, During the 2019 Spring Meeting, the Board voted to increase the sanctioning request deadline from postmarked 45-days to 60-days before the date of an ASCA event. They have now determined to provide a grace period for Affiliate Clubs to adjust to the change. Any show/trial sanctioning requests sent to the Business Office by Affiliate Clubs postmarked on or after …

Ballot Reminder

Members, Don’t forget to vote in this year’s ASCA Board of Directors election! You can find more information on the candidates here: https://www.asca.org/bod-candidates/ This year’s ballot also includes a vote on changes to the ASCA Bylaws. You can view those proposed changes here: https://tinyurl.com/yybaactw Remember that you can now vote online! The secure voting website link, as well as your …

Scholarship from ASCA

The Cee Hambo educational scholarship is intended to provide scholarship funds to individuals with a background in Australian Shepherds seeking to extend their education beyond high school (this applies to college or trade/craft school). Recipients are selected by a committee established by the Board. Priority in selected is weighed as follows: Impact on the breed and activities within the ASCA …

June Teleconference Meeting of the Board

Members, This month’s teleconference meeting of the ASCA Board of Directors is scheduled for Thursday, June 13th at 6:00 pm CDT. Agenda: Executive Session Topics: 1. Treasurer’s Report – This report is compiled to present to the Treasurer (Roberts) and the Board ASCA’s current fiscal condition and projections for the future. This report is a confidential document and shall not …

ASCA Committees

Members, Are you interested in being a part of an ASCA Committee? Is there an ASCA Program that you feel passionate about? ASCA needs dedicated people that want to be a part of the future of ASCA. To join a committee you just need to send your resume to [email protected] throughout the year. Full membership in ASCA is required. Your …

This Year’s Ballot

Members, Voting is one of the most important responsibilities we have as members of ASCA. I encourage you to take a little time out of your busy day to vote in this year’s ASCA Board of Directors election. Please consider the candidates and make an informed choice. You can find more information on the candidates here: https://www.asca.org/bod-candidates/ This year’s ballot …

Sanctioning Deadline

Members, During their Spring Meeting, the Board voted to increase the show sanctioning deadline from 45-days to 60-days in advance of the event being sanctioned. The Board will vote on allowing a 30-day grace period for Affiliate Clubs sanctioning events held prior to July 30, 2019, during their June teleconference meeting. After July 1, all Affiliate Clubs will be required …

April Executive Secretary’s Report

Members, My report from April is now up on the ASCA Website: https://www.asca.org/home/news/secretary-reports/ This includes all motions voted on by the Board in April and the minutes from the Board’s annual Spring Meeting held in Bryan, Texas. Please send any feedback to [email protected] and I will share with the Board. Take care, Kalla Jaco Executive Secretary, Australian Shepherd Club of …