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AKC SUSPENDED, penalty, fine, reason for suspension searchable records only at TheDogPress

AKC SUSPENDED PRIVILEGES

October & November 2016 Suspensions

 

American Kennel Club suspensions; search by name, state, charges, penalty.  The first (1999) and ONLY compiled quick-find source is TheDogPress. 

 

When AKC reduced serious sentences by nearly 100% in 2009 as compared to previous years, we contacted Jack Norton, Director of AKC Compliance.  He could not offer any reason, nor could he provide a list of people previously suspended.

 

Given the difficulty in obtaining and compiling this information, we are not responsible for error or omission. Suspensions may change after the fact. If you have any questions, please contact the American Kennel Club. 

 

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Suspensions decided by the AKC’s Management Disciplinary Committee and AKC Event Committees;

 

5 Years or Less Suspensions/Reprimands through November 2016

The American Kennel Club Secretary's page states the following statement:

"As a result of an Event Committee determination the following individual(s) stand suspended of AKC privileges. It should be noted that this determination may still be appealed and may be reversed. Upon expiration of the appeal process, an appropriate notice describing the status of the individual’s suspension, if any, will appear in this columnMs. Pam Gilley (Strasburg, CO), Ms. Kim Brewer (West Simsbury, CT)

 

Nov 2016 ...suspended the following individuals from all AKC privileges for five years and imposed a $1000 fine, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogs, purebred dog events, or to the best interests of The American Kennel Club for refusal to make their dogs and records available for inspection when requested, pursuant to Chapter 4, Section 7, of the Rules Applying to Registration and Discipline: Eff October 10, 2016 Ms. Margaret Gordon (St. Petersburg, FL) Multiple Breeds, Ms. Marisa Gordon (Angier, NC) Multiple Breeds, Mr. Wymond Gordon (St. Petersburg, FL) Multiple Breeds

 

Oct 2016 ...suspended the following individuals from all AKC privileges for six months and imposed a $500 fine, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogs, purebred dog events, or to the best interests of The American Kennel Club for refusal to make their dogs and records available for inspection when requested, pursuant to Chapter 4, Section 7, of the Rules Applying to Registration and Discipline: Eff October 10, 2016 Ms. Priscilla Ballance (Emden, IL) Yorkshire Terrier,  Mr. Samuel Ballance (Emden, IL) Yorkshire Terrier, Labrador Retriever, Ms. Becky Grulke (Highland, IL) Shih Tzu, Mr. Charles Kostelyk (Valparaiso, IN) Multiple Breeds

 

Oct 2016 - Ms. Lynette Stewart (Auburn, CA) Action was taken by the Longview Kennel Club, Inc. for conduct at its July 30, 2016 event. Ms. Stewart was charged with disruptive behavior at an event and disregard of published club regulations (e.g. parking, ex-pens, crates in aisle, unauthorized concessions, selling puppies, etc.). The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a three month event suspension and a $500 fine, effective July 30, 2016. (Shetland Sheepdog)

 

Nov 2016 ...suspended Ms. Brooke Joiner (Wellington, OH) from all AKC privileges for three months and imposed a $500 fine, effective November 7, 2016, for neglect at or in connection with an event by individual. (West Highland White Terrier, Maltese)

 

Nov 2016 - Mr. Mark Taube (South Lyon, MI) Action was taken by the Maumee Valley Retriever Club for conduct at its September 4, 2016 trial. Mr. Taube was charged with physical contact of an insulting or provoking nature. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a three month event suspension and a $300 fine, effective September 4, 2016. (Labrador Retriever, Golden Retriever)

 

Oct 2016 ...suspended Mr. Carl Johnson (Candler, NC) from AKC event privileges for two months and imposed a $100 fine, effective October 10, 2016, for inappropriate, abusive or foul language, directed personally to a judge. (Beagle)

 

Oct 2016 - Ms. Angela Monaghan (Anaconda, MT) Action was taken by the Bismarck Kennel Club for conduct at its August 7, 2016 event. Ms. Monaghan was charged with inappropriate, abusive or foul language. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a one month event suspension and a $500 fine, effective August 31, 2016. (English Springer Spaniel, Sussex Spaniel)

 

Oct 2016 ...suspended Ms. Shirley Wolf (Greenwich, OH) from AKC registration privileges for one month and imposed a $300 fine, effective August 8, 2016, for false certification as she submitted a photocopied Additional Signature form to the AKC along with a litter registration application and five dog registration applications without written permission from the co-litter owner. (St. Bernard)

 

Oct 2016 - Mr. D. Andrew Green (Flemington, NJ) Action was taken by the Penn Ridge Kennel Club, Inc. for conduct at its August 12, 2016 event. Mr. Green was charged with inappropriate public criticism of a judge, not disruptive, but demonstrating a lack of sportsmanship. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a one month event suspension and a $200 fine, effective August 29, 2016. (Multiple Breeds)

 

Oct 2016 - Mr. Steve Russell (Olympia Fields, IL) Action was taken by the Beaver County Kennel Club for conduct at its August 6, 2016 event. Mr. Russell was charged with failure to properly control a dog at an event. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a reprimand and a $200 fine. (Scottish Terrier)

 

Nov 2016 - Mr. Anthony Luzynski (Chalfont, PA) Action was taken by the Kruisin Kanines Agility Club for conduct at its August 14, 2016 event. Mr. Luzynski was charged with improper treatment in connection with an event. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a reprimand and a $100 fine. (Australian Shepherd, Brittany)

 

Oct 2016 ...reprimanded Ms. Gretchen Straub (Apex, NC) for submitting an online litter registration application without written permission of the co-litter owners. (Irish Wolfhound)

 

Oct 2016 ...reprimanded Mr. Robert Straub (Apex, NC) for submitting an online litter registration application without written permission of the co-litter owners. (Irish Wolfhound)

 

Nov 2016 ...reprimanded Mr. John Zink (Wayne, OK) for signing a registration certificate of transfer on behalf of the co-owner without filing a properly completed Power of Attorney form.

 

Nov 2016 ...reprimanded Ms. Terry Pierce (Amarillo, TX) for submitting an online litter registration application on behalf of the sire owner without written permission. (Shih Tzu)

 

Nov 2016 ...reprimanded Mr. Robert Payne (Las Vegas, NV) for submitting an Additional Signature form with an Application to Register a Litter Resulting from Artificial Insemination Using Frozen Semen on behalf of the co-owner without a Power of Attorney on file; and for submitting an online dog registration application without written permission from one of the co-litter owners. (Multiple Breeds)

 

Nov 2016 ...reprimanded Phyllis Giroux D.V.M. (Goldvein, VA) for submitting twenty-six registration certificates of transfer, four dog registration applications, three online litter registration applications and seven online dog registration applications; on behalf of the co-owner without a Power of Attorney on file. (Multiple Breeds)

 

ii Instant Information on AKC's meaning of Improper Treatment

 

See Previous Compiled 6 Months to 5 Year Suspensions


AKC 10 Year Suspensions through November 2016

 

Oct 2016 ...suspended Ms. Stephanie Saunders (Montpelier, VA) from all AKC privileges for ten years and imposed a $2000 fine, effective October 10, 2016, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogs, purebred dog events, or to the best interests of The American Kennel Club based on her violation of the AKC’s Judicial or Administrative Determination of Inappropriate Treatment Policy. (Multiple Breeds)

 

Nov 2016 ...suspended Mr. Henry Moore (Toccoa, GA) from all AKC privileges for ten years and imposed a $2000 fine, effective October 10, 2016, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogs, purebred dog events, or to the best interests of The American Kennel Club based on her violation of the AKC’s Judicial or Administrative Determination of Inappropriate Treatment Policy. (Boykin Spaniel)

 

See Previous Compiled 10 Year Suspensions


AKC 15 Year To Lifetime Suspensions Through November 2016

 

Oct 2016 ...suspended Ms. Bonnie Liberman (Helena, FL) from all AKC privileges for fifteen years and imposed a $3000 fine, effective October 10, 2016, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogss, purebred dog events, or to the best interests of The American Kennel Club based on their violation of the AKC’s Judicial or Administrative Determination of Inappropriate Treatment Policy. (Poodle, Doberman Pinscher)

 

See Previous Compiled 15 Year to Life Sentences

 

ii Instant Information on AKC's meaning of a Cruelty Conviction

 


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