SEPTEMBER 2022 REPORT Suspended list, Penalties, Reprimands
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Suspended/Reprimands - 5 Years or Less
The American Kennel Club Secretary's page states the following statement:
"As a result of an Event Committee determination the following individual stands 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:" Names appeared on AKC's Secretary's page in exactly this context for June.
Mr. Philip Boyce (Waxhaw, NC), Ms. Stephanie Curtis (Carbondale, IL), Mr. Dale Hunsburger (Turney, MO), Ms. Courtney Kiser (Wytheville, VA), Ms. Pat Weber (Juliet, IL), Mr. Trent Wilkinson (Stanley, NM)
Please Note: It was reported that Ms. Mary Rasmussen (Great Falls, MT) from the August 2022 report, no action has been reported.
September 2022 AKC Disciplinary Action Reported
Note: Mr. Carlos Puig, of Round Lake, IL was listed in Sept 2021 Secretary's Report with no action taken until now. Action was taken by the Minnesota Dachshund Club for conduct at its August 27, 2021 event. Mr. Puig was charged with improper treatment in connection with an event. The Staff Committee reviewed the event report and set the penalty at a six month suspension from all AKC privileges and a $1,000 fine, eff. September 6, 2021. Mr. Puig appealed the decision to an AKC Trial Board. The Trial Board modified the penalty to a four month suspension from all AKC privileges and a $500 fine. (Multiple Breeds)
Ms. Debbie Reed (Collinsville, OK) Action was taken by the Claremore Kennel Club of Oklahoma for conduct at its April 3, 2022 event. Ms. Reed was charged with physical contact of an insulting or provoking nature, inappropriate, abusive, or foul language and personal property damage. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the combined penalty as a three year event suspension and imposed a $3,000 fine, effective May 29, 2022. (Brittanys, German Shorthaired Pointers)
... suspended the following individuals from all AKC privileges for six months and imposed a $500 fine, for refusing to make their dogs and records available for inspection when requested: Eff July 12, 2022: Ms. Kaley Brown (Reeds, MO) Brittanys | Mr. Sinkia Carson (North Baldwin, NY) Bulldogs, French Bulldogs | Ms. Tracey Ramirez (Leavenworth, KS) Bull Terriers, Rat Terriers | Ms. Michelle Rosenthal (Wagoner, OK) Yorkshire Terriers | Ms. Dyann Van Eaton (Vassar, KS & Melvern, KS) Miniature Schnauzers, Poodles
Mr. Fredric Zipser (Sarasota, FL) Action was taken by the Macon Kennel Club for conduct at its May 14, 2022 event. Mr. Zipser was charged with failure to properly control a dog at an event. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty as a three month event suspension and imposed a $500 fine, effective May 14, 2022. (Weimaraners)
Ms. Alison Rose (Owensboro, KY) Action was taken by the Missouri Rhineland Kennel Club for conduct at its June 4, 2022 event. Ms. Rose was charged with improper treatment in connection an event. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty as a reprimand and imposed a $100 fine. (Multiple Breeds)
Ms. Wendy Whiteley (Everett, WA) Action was taken by the Inland Empire Kennel Association for conduct at its June 10, 2022 event. Ms. Whiteley was charged with inappropriate, abusive, or foul language. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty as a reprimand and imposed a $100 fine. (Pomeranian, Finnish Spirtz)
Ms. Christy Winslow (Pinckney, MI Action was taken by the Kalamazoo Kennel Club for conduct at its May 30, 2022 event. Ms. Winslow was charged with inappropriate, abusive, or foul language. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty as a reprimand and imposed a $100 fine. (German Shorthaired Pointers, Russell Terriers)
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