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


June 2014 Suspensions

AKC reduced serious sentences by nearly 100% in 2009 as compared to previous years.  Jack Norton, Director of AKC Compliance, 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.  If you do not find the person you are looking for, click the book to go back to the Index or try another time period, links below.


QUICK-FIND a person by name, perceived charges, penalty or other keyword: press Ctrl key and the letter F, then type in the name or keyword and click "find next". Previously suspended persons are Quick-linked for instant reference. (TIP - click the book to go back to Index.)

5 Years or Less Suspensions/Reprimands

AKC’s Management Disciplinary Committee and AKC Event Committees decide and the AKC Secretary's report contains 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 column: No pending listings in June Report


Ms. Susan Shoemaker (La Habra Heights, CA) Action was taken by the Western Hound Association of Southern California for conduct at its April 12, 2014 event. Ms. Shoemaker 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, eff. April 13, 2014. (Basset Hound)


See Previous Compiled 6 Months to 5 Year Suspensions

No AKC 10 Year Suspensions for June

See Previous Compiled 10 Year Suspensions

No AKC 15 Year To Lifetime Suspensions for June

See Previous Compiled 15 Year to Life Sentences

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

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