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


July 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: Ms. Konstance McCaffree (Doylestown, PA) | Ms. Carrie Nolin (Flanders, NJ) | Mr. Andrew Mansfield (Houston, TX) Mrs. Abba Mansfield (Houston, TX)


... suspended the following individuals from all AKC privileges for five years and imposed a $1000 fine, for refusal to make their dogs and records available for inspection when requested: Eff. June 10, 2014: Mr. Cecil Crittenden (Westville, OK) Multiple Breeds | Ms. Virginia Rocklin (Yadkinville, NC) Chihuahua | Mr. Paul Shelton (Martinsburg, WV) Multiple Breeds | Ms. Penny Shelton (Martinsburg, WV) Chihuahua


...suspended Ms. Lucy Moreno A.K.A. Lucero Moreno (Sanford, NC) from all AKC privileges for one year and imposed a $1000 fine, effective June 10, 2014, for non-compliance with AKC’s record keeping and dog identification requirements, and the AKC’s Care and Conditions Policy (unacceptable conditions, dogs and/or facility). (Boxer)


... suspended Ms. Dee Langley (Hollywood, SC) from AKC registration privileges for six months and imposed a $500 fine, effective June 10, 2014, for her submission of an online litter registration application containing a false certification as to the signature of the co-litter owner. (Papillon, Yorkshire Terrier)


... reprimanded Ms. Letha Jones (Gay, WV) for her signing three dog registration applications on behalf of another, without filing a properly completed Power of Attorney form. (Chinese Crested)


See Previous Compiled 6 Months to 5 Year Suspensions

AKC 10 Year Suspensions for July

The following individuals were suspended from all AKC privileges for ten years and imposed a $2000 fine, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogs, 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: Eff. June 10, 2014: Ms. Bella Boyarsky (Bethany, CT) Multiple Breeds | Mr. Jeffrey Boyarsky (Bethany, CT) Multiple Breeds | Mr. Dale Ferguson (Fountain Inn, SC) Multiple Breeds | Mr. Joseph Valentino (Colts Neck, NJ) Multiple Breeds | Ms. Darcy Smith (Wheatland, ND) Multiple Breeds


See Previous Compiled 10 Year Suspensions

No AKC 15 Year To Lifetime Suspensions for July

See Previous Compiled 15 Year to Life Sentences

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

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